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Key California environmental law not a barrier to development, new state report says

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Thu, 12/07/2017 (All day)

The state’s primary environmental law governing development doesn’t block development from actually happening, according to a state study released Thursday.

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Over a dozen states balk at California’s egg law, sue

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Tue, 12/05/2017 (All day)

More than a dozen states banded together Monday to ask the U.S. Supreme Court to block a California law requiring any eggs sold there to come from hens that have space to stretch out in their cages.

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California Bill in the Works to Banish Gasoline Cars by 2040

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Tue, 12/05/2017 (All day)

A California lawmaker wants to put the state alongside China, France and the U.K. and have its legislature consider a ban on vehicles powered by fossil fuels.

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California homeowners could get a tax break to capture rainwater in their backyards

Published: 
Tue, 11/07/2017 (All day)

It was raining and Judy Adler had a broken gutter. What could have been a simple repair turned into an effort to capture rain and use it for her backyard pond. Since late 2009, Adler has collected up to 11,000 gallons of rain annually at her Walnut Creek home.