California Water News for September 12, 2017

The Washington Post: What Irma left behind The Record Searchlight: Disaster-prone California would be smart to aid hurricane victims Tribune County Star: What if an 8.2-magnitude earthquake hits California? The San Diego Union-Tribune: San Diego quake could kill 2,000, inflict $40B in property damage The Los Angeles Times: Lawmakers move to add other states to oversight of California’s electric grid […]

Transportation News for September 12, 2017

East Bay Times: Editorial: In massive wealth transfer, $3 bridge toll hike subsidizes Silicon Valley  San Francisco Chronicle: GM, Cruise unveil self-driving car ready for mass production  Mercury News: Electric cars dominate the buzz at Frankfurt auto show  Mercury News: California, 4 other states sue Trump administration over fuel economy fines  Mercury News: Roadshow: ‘Are you going to admit HAWK […]

Energy News for September 12, 2017

The Washington Post: U.N. agrees to toughest-ever sanctions against North Korea CNN: Texas oil refineries still badly hurting from Harvey Reuters: Oil prices slip on demand concerns following U.S. hurricanes The Wall Street Journal: BP Files for New York IPO of Pipeline Assets The Associated Press: Gov. Mead to dedicate Wyoming natural gas filling station Utility Dive: California energy interests set […]

Transportation News for September 11, 2017

East Bay Times: Free rides for 17,000 — really, BART?  East Bay Times: Golden Gate Bridge clock to stay despite toll modifications  Mercury News: Saratoga woman’s lawsuit leaves Measure B tax money on hold, delays transportation projects  Mercury News: Opinion: Legislation can fix ‘paying more for being poor’ in traffic fines  Mercury News: Big Sur’s southern access to stay closed […]

Energy News for September 11, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Crude Prices Diverge After Irma Lands Washington Examiner: Mike Coffman targets oil imports to slow Maduro regime in Venezuela Reuters: Saudi says it’s accelerating economic reforms, Aramco IPO on track The Wall Street Journal: Irma Knocks Out Power to Millions of Customers in Florida The San Diego Union-Tribune: Power play: Electric grid plan resurfaces at end […]

California Water News for September 11, 2017

The LA Times: Small earthquakes can increase risk of the Big One. Now, seismologists say they can create public quake forecasts The LA Times: Taxpayer money was wrongly used to plan California water tunnel project, federal audit says The Sacramento Bee: Frustratoin, friction flashed behind the scenes as Oroville Dam emergency grew News Deeply – Water Deeply: Study: […]

Energy News for September 8, 2017

Reuters: Florida cites complaints over Chevron gas prices as shortages mount Reuters: Oil steady as Irma heads for Florida, Saudi Arabia cuts supply CNBC: Exxon CEO: We’re making ‘good progress’ on Harvey recovery and ready for Irma The Globe and Mail: TransCanada asks NEB to halt federal review of Energy East pipeline Reuters: Russia’s Novak says it is premature to […]

California Water News for September 8, 2017

Time Magazine: The Philosopher King NBC Los Angeles: What to Know About Irma and How Hurricanes Work Popular Mechanics: Here’s the Massive Construction Project to Fix the Oroville Dam The Insurance Journal: Bad Design, Poor Construction Blamed for California Dam Damage E&E News: Order limits most NEPA studies to a year, 150 pages CalFire – Rocklin & Roseville Today: 9500+ firefighters […]

Transportation News for September 7, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: BART can’t afford its millions of dollars in free rides, director says  San Francisco Chronicle: Muni’s drivers to get an all-new look after 4 decades in brown  East Bay Times: Opinion: Toll increases are not the “answer” we deserve  East Bay Times: Preview electric vehicles at Berkeley farmers market event  East Bay Times: After almost 20 years, […]

Energy News for September 7, 2017

Bloomberg: Oil for U.S. Hawked to Others as Storm Snarls Flows of Crude Reuters: Oil firms as U.S. Gulf refineries restart, dollar softens Reuters: Harvey damage prompts TransCanada to extend pipeline open season Reuters: BP, Shell tie future to North Sea despite broad retreat Axios: Spicer keynoting energy conference Trump addressed in 2016 The Wall Street Journal: Sempra Energy Gets Bankruptcy […]