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New Law Mandates Carbon Emission Reductions from Cement

California just took a major step toward addressing the powerful role of concrete in climate change. Governor Newsom has signed the first bill in the country focused on cutting greenhouse gas emissions from cement, the glue that holds concrete together.

Cement making in California “is the second-largest source of industrial carbon pollution after oil and […]

September 28, 2021|

PG&E to Underground 10,000 miles of Power Lines

As the Dixie wildfire in Butte and Plumas counties linked to a tree falling on a remote Pacific Gas & Electric circuit continued to spread, PG&E announced it was taking the unprecedented step of undergrounding 10,000 miles of power lines in high fire danger areas. It estimates the cost at roughly $15-20 […]

July 22, 2021|
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