wind power http://kalw.org en East Bay Express: Green-energy storage: 'the next big thing' http://kalw.org/post/east-bay-express-green-energy-storage-next-big-thing <p style="margin-top: 1.12em; margin-bottom: 1.12em; padding: 0px; color: rgb(35, 35, 35); line-height: 1.6em; font-family: Georgia, serif; font-size: 1.1em;">For the past decade, California has been a leader in the clean-energy revolution. Groundbreaking state laws require our major utilities to purchase 33 percent of their power from renewable sources by 2020. And some green-energy experts expect that mandate to rise to 50 percent or more in the following decade. To date, the rapid growth of solar and wind power has fueled the move to renewables. Fri, 06 Sep 2013 00:21:18 +0000 Nate Seltenrich 32658 at http://kalw.org East Bay Express: Green-energy storage: 'the next big thing' Connecting the Dots: Top news stories for Monday, April 30, 2012 http://kalw.org/post/connecting-dots-top-news-stories-monday-april-30-2012 <p>(San Bernadino County Sun) // Thirteen Cal State students are planning a <a href="http://www.sbsun.com/news/ci_20509943?source=rss">hunger strike</a> for Wednesday, which they say they will continue until university administrators agree to meet with them and consider their demands. Those demands include&nbsp;a&nbsp;five-year moratorium on student fee increases, eliminating housing and car allowances, lowering administration and executive salaries, and removing restrictions to free speech on campus&hellip;</p> Mon, 30 Apr 2012 18:14:45 +0000 Irene Florez 9842 at http://kalw.org Connecting the Dots: Top news stories for Monday, April 30, 2012