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An Old Source of Renewable Energy Gets a New Look

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Thu, 08/04/2016 (All day)

Shiny solar panels and towering wind turbines grab headlines, but the United States’ original source of renewable energy, hydropower, could make a comeback, according to a new report.

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California water conservation dips as relaxed drought rules take effect

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Mon, 08/08/2016 (All day)

Water conservation in California dipped slightly during the first month that the state’s mandatory water-savings rules were significantly relaxed, regulators said Tuesday.

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'I say Trump is a fraud,' Gov. Jerry Brown jabs in convention speech

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Tue, 08/02/2016 (All day)

Criticizing Republicans for their record on climate change, California Gov. Jerry Brown took aim at GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump's onetime suggestion that the warming of the planet was fiction.

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Disappearing Icons: Re-imagining the National Parks After Climate Change

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Thu, 08/04/2016 (All day)

Many national parks were chosen for, and even named after, the country’s iconic natural sights, like sequoia trees, everglades and glaciers. Now, as the climate warms, many of these icons are beginning to disappear.

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California's top court rules in favor of Gov. Brown's water project

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Sat, 07/23/2016 (All day)

The California Supreme Court cleared the way Thursday for state water authorities to do environmental and geological testing on private land for a proposed project to divert Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta water to the south.