Sonoma County in California is pioneering a publicly-run solar energy project using wastewater treatment ponds, making it the lead producer of this kind in the United States.
Four of the states that get their water from the Colorado River – Colorado, New Mexico, Utah and Wyoming – should reduce demand as the drought continues, say federal regulators.
A former nonprofit president who stole $4 million in college scholarship money slated for very poor Native American students was sentenced to more than three years in prison on Monday.
With snowfall in California this year at a record low, Gov. Jerry Brown ordered mandatory water restrictions for the first time ever in the state’s history.
By Elizabeth Zach RCAC, staff writer Waste water from fracking operations in California is significantly contaminated with the carcinogenic chemical . . .