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Bee: State to scrub pumps at tunnels intakes
By tvgnus  posted 12 hours ago:
http://www.centralvalleybusine Will rely on gravity to siphon Sacramento River •  Says its to accommodate Delta residents Planners for what could become the biggest public works project in California history say theyre dropping use of powerful...

Global Warming the fault of beavers
By mmmarvel in Missouri City TX 77459   26 comments, latest 2 days ago:
sbh says HydroCabron says sbh says The only thing behind these damn dams is malinvested crony water liquidity. Fuck 'em. Fuck beaver!! Doesn't Say's law tell us that the methane will be eagerly consumed? That's...

VIDEO: Hyacinth hearing attracts overflow crowd
By tvgnus  1 comment, latest 3 days ago:
DanU says Water Hyacinth thrives in polluted waters. It's so good at consuming pollutants that it's used in many wastewater treatment plants. The Delta is basically one big sewer for the entire Central Valley, loaded...

The heartbeat of water distribution is checked
By tvgnus  posted 1 week ago:
http://www.centralvalleybusine Delta Conservancy public workshop deals with water flow •  They cautioned me numerous times not to give my normal biased, disjointed tirade In California, headlines about drought and then winter storms may command attention...

Tulare alternative energy project gets state funds
By tvgnus  posted 1 week ago:
http://www.centralvalleybusine Million to build waste digester •  Will make 2.8 million diesel gallon equivalents of biogas each year Colony Energy Partners Tulare LLC is getting a $5 million grant from the California energy Commission to...

Rain making company seeks funding for California project
By tvgnus  posted 1 week ago:
http://www.centralvalleybusine Artist's conception of installation The name is Starbuck. Im a rainmaker. Thats one of the pivotal lines from the 1950s play The Rainmaker. And while love and conflict are the nub of the play...

First Northern California retail hydrogen fueling station to open
By tvgnus  posted 1 week ago:
http://www.centralvalleybusine Ramos Oil, an established fuel station in West Sacramento, becomes the first Northern California hydrogen refueling station on Wednesday when it officially turns on the pumps with the 9:30 a.m. ribbon cutting.

Chomp! Chomp! Harvester to go after weed menace
By tvgnus  posted 2 weeks ago:
http://www.centralvalleybusine Now the California State Parks Division of Boating and Waterways will begin mechanical harvesting of the pervasive plant pest. A contract was finalized this week with Clean Lakes Inc. of Martinez, and harvesting will...

State says groundwater resources depleted
By tvgnus  posted 2 weeks ago:
http://www.centralvalleybusine Historically low levels in many areas •  We risk losing the water supply savings account Groundwater basins in most areas of the state at historically low levels, the California Department of Water Resources says...

Water, budget concerns persist in California
By tvgnus  posted 2 weeks ago:
http://www.centralvalleybusine Election did not assuage worries •  Water and the state budget remain on the to-do-list for Californians Californians passed ballot propositions that deal with water policy and the state budget in November, but that...

Trains, planes, automobiles -- kiss 'em goodbye
By tvgnus  posted 2 weeks ago:
http://www.centralvalleybusine New EPA air standards would eliminate them in San Joaquin Valley •  Fossil fuel combustion emissions must be eliminated in San Joaquin Valley If you really like your car, consider putting it up on...

Feds propose wildfire risk reduction for East Bay hills
By tvgnus  posted 2 weeks ago:
http://www.centralvalleybusine Final EIS revises fire reduction methodologies •  Encourages reestablishment of native vegetation It would cost about $5.67 million to implement a fire risk reduction project for the populous East Bay hills area, the Department...

VIDEO: Power line fears -- whatever became of them?
By tvgnus  posted 2 weeks ago:
http://www.centralvalleybusine Remember the headlines in the 1980s? •  The threat seemed everywhere Media coverage in the 1980s and early 1990s fueled fears of a national cancer epidemic caused by power lines and generated a debate...

EPA wants tougher anti-smog rules
By tvgnus  posted 3 weeks ago:
http://www.centralvalleybusine Says it will improve air quality •  But what of the San Joaquin Valley, which cannot meet current requirements? The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is proposing to strengthen ozone pollution levels to within a...

Agreement reached on Central Valley water bank
By tvgnus  posted 3 weeks ago:
http://www.centralvalleybusine Legal squabbling to end •  We are actually working to put aside our differences San Joaquin County, several local water agencies and the East Bay Municipal Utility District (also known as EBMUD) have agreed...

Report: Valley leads state on innovative water technology and clean energy
By tvgnus  posted 3 weeks ago:
http://www.centralvalleybusine Call it the Blue Tech Valley •  First region in the nation to develop an industry-led water technology cluster The San Joaquin Valley is becoming known for its renewable energy leadership and cutting-edge innovations...

Drought worries deepen for groundwater users
By tvgnus  1 comment, latest 3 weeks ago:
HydroCabron says tvgnus says My first car, a 1970 Ford Maverick, was reliable whenever it had gas. The odometer worked but the speedometer and fuel gauge didnt. It supposedly had a 20-gallon tank. My dad...

In-depth: Ex-Marine wages war on weeds
By tvgnus  posted 3 weeks ago:
http://www.centralvalleybusine Compares floating hyacinth to his challenge during his Vietnam service •  Im a Marine; this is not the worst and no one is shooting at me •  WITH VIDEO On its own, perhaps in...

Feinstein bails on water effort for now
By tvgnus  posted 1 month ago:
http://www.centralvalleybusine Denies she worked in secret •  Proposal was attacked by fellow Democrats Whatever the legislative sausage was, the legislation to address Californias drought issues never made it out of the machine in Washington. But...

State slams AT&T with $23.8 Million fine
By tvgnus  4 comments, latest 1 month ago:
indigenous says APOCALYPSEFUCKisShostikovitch says had Governor Brown sucked off the CEO He doesn't even do that even though it is a clearly stated part of his job

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