All posts tagged "featured"

  • California Water Conservation Efforts
    Californians reluctant to conserve water despite serious drought

    The California drought has led to mandatory water cuts of 4 to 26 percent, depending on the water district and the area. Even though customers throughout the state believe this is a serious issue, many are struggling...

    • Posted May 19, 2015
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  • Bottled Water Companies in California Questioned
    Bottle water targeted by drought activists

    Companies who bottle water are now being targeted due to the drought in California. Over 111 companies, including Nestle, Walmart and Cocoa Cola, bottle their water in California. When Governor Jerry Brown implemented the state’s first-ever mandatory...

    • Posted May 18, 2015
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  • California Water Legislation Coming Soon
    California Democrats battle over drought policy

    The water shortage in California is nothing shy of a crisis. An even bigger problem is the Democratic leadership in Sacramento and Washington. While everyone agrees the state’s lack of water is a problem, politicians disagree on...

    • Posted May 17, 2015
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  • California Water Meters as Result of Drought
    The California drought brings meters to Northern California

    In Northern California, residents of Morada, a small town outside of Stockton, are fighting against the use of water meters. Although a state law was passed in 2004 that required every water district in the state to...

    • Posted May 15, 2015
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  • California Water Water Restrictions Tighten
    California drought laws unveiled

    The California State Water Resources Control Board unveiled new regulations last week that will guide California through its exceptional drought. The new California drought laws will go into effect immediately. The laws dictate how much potable (drinkable)...

    • Posted May 11, 2015
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  • California Water Wasted as Pipes Break in Fresno
    Downtown San Luis Obispo flooded due to main break

    Water was cut off to a block of homes after a water main break flooded downtown San Luis Obispo Friday night. The pressure from the water caused pavement and soil to buck underground. Eventually, the mixture forced...

    • Posted May 8, 2015
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  • California Water Bill Does Not Pass
    Assembly bills for water storage voted down

    California Assembly Democrats shot down legislation that would have allowed for the construction of water storage sites in California, which is facing a massive water crisis. Assembly bills 397, 956 and 311 were all Republican bills that...

    • Posted May 1, 2015
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