Climate change threatens elect...

May 23, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] theguardian By 2050 extended years of drought could lead to an electricity shortage as well as a water shortage,...

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Pipeline Spews 21,000 Gallons ...

May 20, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Environment Four-mile-long oil slick fouls some of the state’s most beautiful coastline at Refugio State Beach. By...

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CALIFORNIA’S WATER SUPPL...

May 18, 2015 Posted by

[Translate]   Shutterstock California’s State Water Resources Control Board on Tuesday expanded emergency regulations regarding...

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Who controls California’s tap?...

May 11, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Black.Dots. By Nathanael Johnson   GRIST Like lots of people in drought-desiccated California, I have been hustling to...

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Let’s get over the whole “toil...

May 10, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Nathan Phillips By Madeleine Thomas   GRIST “Toilet to tap” is such an unfortunate phrase, isn’t it? Hate to break it to...

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At Least 12 Million Trees Are ...

May 7, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] by Natasha Geiling  CLIMATE PROGRESS Hundreads of trees sit dead in the San Bernardino National Forest in California, due...

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California’s Drought Could Upe...

May 5, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] AP by Natasha Geiling CLIMATE PROGRESS On April 1, California Governor Jerry Brown stood in a field in the Sierra Nevada...

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California has a real water ma...

May 4, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Aqueduct in Saugus, Calif.    Jeff Turner By Nathanael Johnson GRIST When I started reporting on California’s drought I...

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BREAKING: California Governor ...

Apr 29, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] by Ari PhillipsCLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: AP Photo On Wednesday morning, four-term California Governor Jerry Brown issued...

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California’s drought isn’t doo...

Apr 27, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Low water at Folsom Reservoir    Robert Couse-Baker By Nathanael Johnson GRIST As California parches, people in the state...

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‘Explosive’ Wildfires Ar...

Apr 26, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] by Samantha Page  CLIMATE PROGRESS California’s firefighters are bracing for a long summer. CREDIT: AP Photo/Marcio Jose...

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How to Save Water, the Califor...

Apr 24, 2015 Posted by

[Translate]  The Dirt Contributor For the past century, much of California has relied on an inherently fragile and unreliable...

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California drought water-use r...

Apr 18, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] The Guardian California Officials introduce proposals for different cities and counties, backed up with heavy potential...

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The ExxonMobil Explosion That ...

Apr 18, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] The aftermath of an explosion at the ExxonMobil refinery in Torrance, California. NBC News/Screenshot by Sacha Feinman...

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How America’s Theme Parks Kill...

Apr 11, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Sonali Kolhatkar  TRUTHDIG By Sonali Kolhatkar   A display at Legoland in Carlsbad, Calif. (Sonali Kolhatkar) Each year...

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How to Save Water, the Califor...

Apr 9, 2015 Posted by

[Translate]  The Dirt Contributor California is a big state. To offer water saving techniques for Californians, we first need to...

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How Peer Pressure Can Really M...

Apr 9, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Environment Levying fines also works. By Francie Diep / Pacific Standard V IA ALTERNET Photo Credit: Eric Norris/Flickr...

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L.A. just called. It says go f...

Apr 9, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Mulling it Over By Heather Smith GRIST In 10 years, Los Angeles plans to reduce per capita water use by 22.5 percent. It...

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Republicans Are Saying Environ...

Apr 9, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] CLIMATE PROGRESS by Ari Phillips Californian artist Ross Dickinson dramatized his home state’s eternal confrontation of...

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Exposing the Meat IndustryR...

Apr 7, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Environment A documentary contends livestock is the leading cause of deforestation, water consumption and pollution. By...

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California’s Drought in Perspe...

Apr 7, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] THE DIRT by Jared Green Scientists are calling the current wave of drought, which began to spread across California, much...

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CALIFORNIA DREAM MEETS REALITY

Apr 4, 2015 Posted by

[Translate]   Homes in Rancho Mirage, Calif., in the Coachella Valley. Gov. Jerry Brown has ordered a 25 percent statewide reduction...

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What the Frack Is Happening? A...

Mar 30, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Fracking From the aggressive anti-fracking moves in Maryland to a statewide ban in New York, the anti-fracking movement...

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Solar panel owners and utiliti...

Mar 29, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] David Crummey By Tim McDonnell  grist This story is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. Solar...

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California Water Wars: Another...

Mar 25, 2015 Posted by

[Translate]   By Ellen Brown, The Web of Debt Blog | News Analysis In California’s epic drought, wars over water rights...

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Snowboarder Living the Off-Gri...

Mar 23, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] David Friedlander Architecture A couple decades ago, snowboarder Mike Basich did what few are able to: he went pro,...

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To Solve California’s Water Cr...

Mar 21, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Sonali Kolhatkar  TRUTHDIG   Irrigation water running along a dried-up ditch between rice farms in Richvale, Calif. (AP /...

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California has about one year ...

Mar 17, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Op-Ed California has about one year of water left. Will you ration now? Caption NASA scientist’s dire drought...

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SAVE THE HUMANS

Mar 9, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] MobyDJ, singer-songwriter and musician A few years ago, I was talking with Al Gore (yes, I’m name dropping). I...

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California Orders Oil Companie...

Mar 5, 2015 Posted by

[Translate]   by Ari Phillips  CLIMATE PROGRESS A pumpjack operates on Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015, in Bakersfield, Calif. CREDIT:...

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