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2016

California is about to find out what a truly radical climate policy looks like, Aug 29 [1]

Nation’s first K-8 urban farm school teaches kids how to grow their own food, Aug 1 [2]

The County-By-County Fight Against Fracking In California Had A Good Night On Tuesday, Jul 20 [3]

Harvest Club Looks to Backyard Groves to Feed the Hungry, May 25 [4]

How Transition Palo Alto Brings Sharing and Community to Silicon Valley, Apr 25 [5]

2015

The successful Black Urban Growers conference, November 22 [6]

Energy Democracy: Inside Californians' Game-Changing Plan for Community-Owned Power, November 16 [7]

University of California Begins Fossil Fuel Divestment, September 10 [8]

The Nation’s Most Populous State Just Voted To Divest From Coal, September 3 [9]

Davis, California – the American city which fell in love with the bicycle, August 3 [10]

California passes ambitious laws on emissions and energy efficiency, June 4 [11]

California Drought Tests History of Endless Growth, April 4 [12]

2014

California Becomes First State To Ban Single-Use Plastic Bags, September 30 [13]

Governor Jerry Brown signs California's Neighborhood Food Act, and several other bills seeking to promote local and sustainable food systems in California, September 29 [14]

California Experiencing Most Severe Drought Ever Recorded, August 1 [15]

Pasadena ShareFest Goes Big, June 3 [16]

Oakland will upgrade 30,000 street lights with GE LED fixtures, May 7 [17]

California City Becomes First To Vote To Ban Fracking, April 24 [18]

How A Well-Being Index For Cities Is Taking Shape In California, March 31 [19]

Living with Climate Change: Joanne Poyourow in Los Angeles, March 2 [20]

5 Shocking Drought Facts to Make You Rethink the Golden State, Febraury 14 [21]

As Drought Persists, 17 California Communities Almost Out Of Water, January 29 [22]

California added more rooftop solar capacity in 2013 than in the past 30 years combined! January 8 [23]

2013

Legalizing Sustainability? Santa Monica Recognizes Rights of Nature, April 11 [24]

Santa Monica street goes green with bike-friendliness, January 13 [25]

2011

Nevada City Energy Solutions Task Force Report Accepted by City Council, [26] March 17

2009

California Energy Commission approves the nation's first energy efficiency standards for televisions, [27] November 18

California decree requires electricity companies to generate a third of their power from renewable sources by 2020, [28] September 12

Government shuts off water to California farms in controversial effort to help threatened species, [29] August 13

Warming climate threatens California fruit and nut production, [30] July 21

California in drought emergency, [31] February 28

A solar deal to put mirrors in the Mojave, [32] February 11

2008

Berkeley approves city-backed loans for solar panels, [33] September 17

California offers rebates for alternative fuel vehicles, [34] April 3

Dam removal proposal for Klamath River, [35] January 17

News sources

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