energy

New funding aims to reduce energy costs

Approximately 2,000 midsize to small San Francisco businesses and 500 homes will…

Obama SOTU claims more offshore energy but Obama budget projects less

More than a few eyebrows were raised last week during President Obama's…

America “awash in natural gas” but will enviros stop its production?

Fossil fuels account for 84 percent of all the energy America uses…

How The City avoided burning even more fossil fuels

In sports, it’s well-documented that some of the best trades are the…

City to create energy from water pressure

Mayor Gavin Newsom offered a thumbs-up today regarding a plan to build…

China's state-owned energy firm buys U.S. off-shore leases UPDATED!

  Gas prices here in the U.S. are creeping back up towards…

Heritage to EPA, Boxer, Kerry: Show us (and the world) the bill

There are four key players in the following scenario: * Rep. Henry…

Growing awareness of 'corporate communism'

NBC's Dylan Ratigan posts at The Business Insider about what he calls…

Dim bulb: Energy costs hurting seniors

Rising energy costs are forcing some seniors to dip into their retirement…

County may offer perks to cut energy, water use

An ambitious plan has been introduced to reduce overall San Mateo County…

Newsom pledges city will harvest power from sea

Mayor Gavin Newsom pledged Monday that San Francisco will begin generating electricity…

Home turbines may avert bird death problem

Robin Wilson, who founded San Francisco based Whirligig Inc. to sell and…

Newfangled gadgets prove effective so far

Less powerful but more compact turbines are being engineered in the Bayview…

The magic of wind power

Scores of windmills, which for millennia have provided a familiar backdrop to…

Winds of change fail to blow for SFPUC building

One of Mayor Gavin Newsom’s July 17 directives on wind power ordered…