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Transportation News for April 20, 2018

San Francisco Chronicle: New Eastbound Lane On Richmond-San Rafael Bridge To Open Friday San Francisco Chronicle: Closure of Twin Peaks roadway to … [Read More...]

Energy News for April 20, 2018

The New York Times: Trump Criticizes OPEC, Calling Oil Prices 'Artificially' High The Associated Press: Evidence of an Oil Spill Was Obvious, but … [Read More...]

Water News for April 20, 2018

Water Deeply: Deeply Talks: What Western Snowpack Tells Us About the Water Year MindBodyGreenPlanet: A Look Inside the California Water Crisis … [Read More...]

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Featured Member: Andeavor

The Andeavor (formerly known as Tesoro Refining and Marketing Company) Martinez Refinery produces motor fuels, including cleaner-burning California Air Resources Board (CARB) gasoline and CARB diesel fuel, as well as conventional gasoline, diesel fuel, heavy fuel oils, petroleum gas and petroleum coke. The refinery has been operating for more than 100 years. Andeavor is committed […]


BPC is excited to announce the release of its latest white paper, Shoreline Restoration/Resiliency Projects in SF Bay: An Opportunity for Improving Regulatory Efficiency. This paper was developed by the Sustainable Waterfronts Committee and led by primary authors Gary Oates and Priya Finnemore of ESA (Environmental Science Associates). Recognizing the need for a more expeditious, yet effective, permitting process for integrated restoration/resiliency projects for our Bay shorelines, this paper looks at the current state of permitting in the region, as well as others, and lays out a number of recommendations for improving regulatory efficiency.

Click here to read the paper.