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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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Top Ways To Make An Office Green (And Save Money)

Going green in your office can do more than just create a healthier environment, it can also create a healthier bottom line.

03/24/2014

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Singer CeeLo Green Pleads Not Guilty To Slipping Ecstasy To Woman

Singer CeeLo Green Monday pleaded not guilty to a charge of slipping ecstasy to a woman.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/21/2013

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Best LA Bars To Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day

St. Patrick’s Day is March 17 — a day when everyone is at least a little bit Irish. Here are some of the best Los Angeles Irish bars to celebrate this festive holiday.

CBS Los Angeles–02/21/2013

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Dodgers Announce Stadium Improvements For 2013 Season

Baseball fans can look forward to a better game day experience in 2013 as the Los Angeles Dodgers announced plans for improvements to their 51-year-old stadium Tuesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/08/2013

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Save Money, Power With The Latest In Energy-Efficient Gadgets

Meg Matt visited the KCAL9 studios Monday to share some of the newest energy efficient gadgets.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/15/2012

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Portland Among America’s Greenest Cities, Magazine Reports

Want to go green? If so, you may want to move north!

04/01/2012

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East LA Homes Get Free Solar Panels, Energy-Saving Upgrades

A new community development program is making sure the Southland’s wealthiest households aren’t the only ones going green.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–03/14/2012

State Senator Alex Padilla has called for 2013 and 2014 milestones for rolling out texting to 911. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

LA Lawmaker Calls For More Regulation Of ‘Green’ Tax Breaks After Solyndra

State Sen. Alex Padilla wants to increase oversight in the wake of the Solyndra bankruptcy filing.

10/19/2011

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Wal-Mart Will Install Solar Power At Most California Stores

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. said Wednesday it plans to install solar-power panels at most of its California stores.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/21/2011

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Even Your Skin Can Go Green!

You have likely heard the saying you are what you eat, but now many believe that is also true about the products you put on your body.

09/01/2011

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2 LA Area Malls Go Green With Rooftop Solar Panels

Solar panels will be installed on the rooftops of the Westfield Topanga and the Westfield Fashion Square.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/14/2011

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Study: $5 Gas Not Enough To Give Green Light To Hybrid Cars

The main reason: shoppers fear the high price tag for most hybrid and electric vehicles may be too high to offset the savings they can expect at the pump.

04/27/2011

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Ford Motors Goes Green With Help From All-Female Research Team

Ford Motor Co. is going green.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/26/2011

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U2 Malibu Project Raises Questions About LEED

When U2 guitarist The Edge announced plans to build a cluster of mansions overlooking the Pacific Ocean, he promised the homes would look like nothing more than scattered leaves on the ridgeline and boast the country’s most sought-after green building seal.

03/26/2011

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