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    CPUC Head Peevey Leaves A Mixed Legacy

    Thursday, December 18, 2014

    Michael Peevey is winning praise and criticism for his controversial tenure leading the California Public Utilities Commission. Peevey, who served as CPUC president for the last 12 years, led his final meeting Thursday.

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    Study: Green Buildings Deliver Climate Benefits

    Tuesday, December 16, 2014

    Green buildings in California reduce energy, use less water, and produce less waste. But a new study shows there is room for improvement when it comes to commute-related greenhouse gas emissions.