Renewable Energy

US President Barack Obama speaks at a Walmart on May 9, 2014 in Mountain View, California. Obama praised Friday measures taken by his administration to develop solar energy in the United States, despite attacks and setbacks from his Republican opponents. (Photo by: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

At Wal-Mart, Obama Touts Steps On Solar Power

Calling it the right thing to do for America’s bottom line, President Barack Obama announced new steps Friday by companies, local governments and his own administration to deploy solar technology, showcasing steps to combat climate change that don’t require consent from a disinclined Congress.

05/09/2014

energy commission

Call Kurtis Investigates: State Agency Made Half A Million Dollar Mistake In Energy Rebates

A Call Kurtis investigation looks into a state agency that paid more than half a million dollars in rebates that never should’ve been paid.

12/18/2012

solar power

California Sets Nation’s Highest Renewable Power Goals

Gov. Jerry Brown has signed legislation requiring California utilities to get one-third of their power from renewable sources, giving the state the most aggressive alternative energy mandate in the U.S.

04/12/2011

solar power

Legislature Approves Renewable Energy Rules

California lawmakers have approved a bill that would create the most ambitious renewable energy standards in the nation, giving utilities less than 10 years to receive one-third of their power from wind, solar and other alternative sources.

03/29/2011