New Plant Tests US Appetite For Seawater DesalinationThere's far more riding on the Americas' largest seawater desalination plant than the 50 million gallons of drinking water it will produce for the San Diego area each day.
Indian Tribes Sue To Block Southern California Solar PlantThe 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.
Residents Call For Permanent Shutdown Of Exide Plant At AQMD MeetingHundreds of protesters were on hand for a meeting Friday to demand the shutdown of a battery recycling plant blamed for contaminating a Boyle Heights neighborhood with lead.
LA County Official Blasts 'Secret' Deal Over Battery Recycling PlantA Los Angeles County official Wednesday called for legal action against a battery recycling plant in Vernon which authorities say has operated without a permit for decades.
All Released Results Show Lead In Soil Samples Of Homes Near Exide PlantThe state Department of Toxic Substances said the yards of 104 homes in a Boyle Heights neighborhood have been tested for lead.
CBS2 Investigation: Public Documents Show Hazardous Waste From Exide Plant Spilled Onto Highways, Into Storm DrainsToxic contamination caused by a Vernon battery recycling plant may extend as far as Bakersfield, new documents show.
Regulators Affirm Quake Safety For Last Operating Nuclear Plant In Calif.Federal regulators say the nuclear power plant near San Luis Obispo is safe to continue operating.
Calif. Solar Plant Blamed For Causing Birds To Ignite In Mid-Air A new form of solar energy is having an unwanted side effect: It makes some birds ignite in midair.
East LA Residents Demand Testing, Cleanup Near Exide Battery PlantHazardous materials workers on Monday began removing lead-contaminated dirt from the yard of a home near the Vernon plant.
Vernon Recycling Plant Could Reopen With Tougher Pollution StandardsOfficials with a Vernon battery recycling plant have agreed to implement tough new pollution control standards after elevated lead levels were found in the soil at dozens of nearby homes.
Ratepayers Fight Proposal Sticking Them With Part Of $3B Bill Over Closed San Onofre PlantCustomers of Southern California Edison and San Diego Gas & Electric are angry they've been asked to share the multi-billion tab with the utility companies after the shutdown of the faulty nuclear generating station.
Crews Battle 6-Alarm Fire At Santa Fe Springs Recycling FacilityThe blaze erupted at a paper recycling facility in the 14000 block of Marquardt Avenue shortly after 6 p.m. Thursday.
Irwindale City Council Drops Complaint Against Sriracha PlantThe City of Irwindale has officially dropped its public nuisance complaint against the hot sauce maker after local residents said the factory was creating an unbearable chili odor.
Texas Officials Tour Sriracha Plant In Attempt To Woo Hot Sauce MakerOfficials from Texas Monday toured the Sriracha plant in Irwindale in an attempt to lure the business to the Lone Star state.
Riverside County Customers Urged To Conserve Water As 2nd Treatment Plant Goes OfflineInland Empire residents were being urged Friday to suspend outdoor watering and limit indoor use through the weekend.