Sustainability is Not an Upgrade

By Gerry Braun and Mark Braly  (This is an article which appeared in the Davis Enterprise with minor corrections.) The City of Davis and UC Davis have climate action plans…

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Davis could be carbon-neutral by 2035; community energy choice is key

From Davis Enterprise, July 5,2015 By aggressively pursuing renewable energy — mainly solar and wind — and reducing energy use through energy-efficiency improvements to existing buildings, Davis could eliminate its direct carbon…

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Community Choice Energy CEOs share experience with Davis

Davis Enterprise, by Dave Ryan, April 24, 2015 |  For Community Choice Energy program members in Marin, Sonoma, Contra Costa and Napa Counties, it can be lonely out there. Intermittent threats…

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Davis Takes Another Step Toward $5,000,000 for Energy Efficiency

Davis has been selected as a semi-finalist in the Georgetown University Energy prize, a nationwide competition that challenges medium size communities across the US to rethink their energy use, and…

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Davis’ Best Design Talent, Bourne and Corbett
Produce ZNE Condos

Parkview Place, a Zero Net Energy six-condominium project, is a living fact on the ground at 4th and D streets in Davis. Fully occupied, the project may be the first in…

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The Cannery Not Quite Zero Net Energy

The Cannery, which may be Davis’ last large development, is emerging on the site of the old Hunt-Wesson tomato processing plant. The New Home Company, the developer, expects to be showing…

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