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Indian Tribes Sue To Block Southern California Solar Plant

The Colorado River Indian Tribes sued earlier this month after Riverside County supervisors approved the Blythe Mesa Solar Project, which would cover nearly six square miles.

06/24/2015

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Appeals Court Rules For California In Energy Crisis Claim

A panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled on Wednesday that the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission improperly dismissed the claim by California officials.

04/29/2015

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A ‘Star’ Is Born: LA Ranked 2nd On List Of Energy Efficient Cities

Take a bow, Southern California: you’re officially an “Energy Star”.

03/26/2015

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California First To Feel Hydro-Power Crunch Of Drought

Spring is arriving with the Pacific Northwest measuring near record-low-snowfall, and much of the rest of the West below average.

03/21/2015

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Orange County Landfill Taps Methane For Power

When most Californians think about the source of renewable energy flowing into their homes, they picture wind turbines and solar panels — not garbage.

01/21/2015

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Mayor Unveils Plan To Make LA More Energy Efficient

City officials Monday announced a new plan that would put Los Angeles on track to become 15 percent more energy efficient by 2020.

11/10/2014

People take a holiday stroll against the background of the Los Angeles city skyline at Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area on December 31, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. Schools and federal offices are closed today for the new year holiday. Unusually low temperatures have brought the snow level down to between 2,000 and 2,500 feet (610 and 762 meters) in the surrounding mountain areas. (credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Los Angeles Tops List Of Cities With Most Energy Efficient Buildings

Los Angeles has topped the list of cities with the highest number of energy efficient buildings for the sixth year, according to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s annual report, released Thursday.

04/10/2014

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Eat The Right Snacks For Glowing Skin, Lasting Energy & Calm Nerves

Carina Sohaili, a board certified celebrity nutrition/health counselor and founder of Vibrant Healthy Life, stopped by KCAL9 Wednesday to share what snacks to eat for glowing skin, lasting energy and calm nerves.

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UCLA Project Eyes 100 Percent Reliance On Renewable Energy, Water Sources

An environmental research project at UCLA is aiming to make Los Angeles 100 percent reliant on renewable energy and local water supplies without hurting biodiversity by 2050.

11/15/2013

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Get A Healthy Energy Boost From Nékter!

Nékter’s Steve Schulze and Alexis Schulze visited the KCAL9 studios Friday to talk about the company’s two new drinks, Popeye’s Acai and Date Nut.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/13/2013

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Calif. Solar Power Output Hits Record High

California is now the largest producer of solar power in the nation.

06/10/2013

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‘Always-On’ Streetlights A Turn-Off For West LA Residents

West Los Angeles residents said they’re outraged that streetlights in their neighborhood have been switched on 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/06/2013

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Hermosa Beach City Council Approves Study Of Oil Drilling Proposal

On Tuesday the council unanimously approved an environmental impact report for the oil drilling project proposed by E&B Natural Resources Management Corp.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/30/2013

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Officials: Calif. To Have Adequate Amount Of Power This Summer

The agency that coordinates the state’s electricity supply said Tuesday that California should have adequate amounts of power on hand this summer.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/07/2013

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Judge Upholds Refunds In Market Manipulation Probe

The interim ruling would force utilities including Southern California Edison and Pacific Gas & Electric to repay customers for an unprecedented rise in prices.

02/20/2013

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