State Senate

Renewable Energy Update – September 2017

Research Shows San Andreas Fault May Be Overdue For Large Earthquake

California Democratic leaders want their state to commit to a future of 100 percent renewable electricity, a goal approved so far by only one U.S. state—Hawaii.

Renewable Energy Update – May 2017

California Power Grid Strained By Heat Wave

California would completely phase out the use of fossil fuels to generate electricity under a new proposal.

California Power Grid Strained By Heat Wave

Legislators in Massachusetts’ State Senate expect to wrestle with the state’s high electricity costs, a debate that begins with a public hearing on Sept. 29. [Boston Globe] UK energy company Drax has abandoned a £1bn project to introduce carbon capture technology to cut emissions. [BBC News] Researchers have reported an advance on a potentially cheap… Keep reading →