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 Future Renewable Energy and Efficiency Report

The California Energy Commission Energy Research and Development Division supports public interest energy research and development that will help improve the quality of life in California by bringing environmentally safe,…

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Davis plans for next steps with electric vehicles

Raising awareness of electric vehicle charging needs in Davis are, from left, Gil Tal, a researcher at the UC Davis Institute of Transportation Studies; Chris Granger, executive director of Cool…

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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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UCDavis’ Domes Pioneer Sustainability

From the New York Times, Jan.21, 2015 DAVIS, Calif. — The trill of panpipes from a yurt wafted across the mulch hillocks of the Domes, a 1970s experiment in communal…

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Local Renewable Energy = Local Bucks

From the Institute for Local Self Reliance, September 2014 Solar and wind projects can mean big bucks for communities – but only if they keep them local! Why does ownership…

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