California News Archives - 2013

January

California Approves First Car to Meet New Smog-Emissions Standards
Energy Department Awards $10 Million to Develop Advanced Biofuels

March

DOI Approves Three Renewable Energy Projects in California and Nevada

April

California High-Speed Rail Project Moves Forward with Legal Settlement
California Wind Project Earns Environmental Analysis Award

May

Tribes to Receive New Energy Department Assistance for Clean Energy
California Updates Funding for Alt Fuels and Vehicles
PG&E, California Energy Commission Unveil Battery Energy Storage in San Jose
Penn State Named EcoCAR 2 Competition Year Two Winner

June

Energy Department Honors California and Washington Utilities

July

L.A. Rooftop Solar Project Goes Online in San Fernando Valley
Land Order Facilitates Solar Energy Development on Public Lands

August

DOI Establishes Renewable Energy Evaluation Area in California
California Launches Energy Efficiency Research Action Plan
BLM Approves California Geothermal Development Project
Energy Department Awards $22 Million for New Biofuels Projects

September

Cost Gap for Western Renewables Could Narrow by 2025: NREL
World's Largest Solar Thermal Plant Generates First Electricity in California

October

Eight States Plan for 3.3 Million Zero-Emission Vehicles by 2025

November

California Solar Plant Online with 250 MW Facility
Massachusetts Ranked Most Energy-Efficient State: ACEEE
Three Pacific Coast States Join British Columbia to Combat Climate Change
Lighting the Way for Big Energy Savings in Los Angeles

December

California Grid Operators Group Releases EV Integration Blueprint