Green Feature: SF to list green certifications in property records

(KTSF by Jessie Liang) Assessor-Recorder Phil Ting announced his office will record the energy-efficiency certifications and ratings of buildings in San Francisco and become the first Assessor-Recorder in California to include this vital information in [...]

Green Feature: SunEdison brings jobs to new Belmont headquarters

  (KTSF by Jessie Liang) Maryland-based SunEdison, a solar company, has relocated its headquarters to the peninsula city of Belmont. SunEdison celebrated its grand opening today and was joined by Governor Jerry Brown and other [...]

Green Feature: SF Green Programs

(KTSF by Jessie Liang) San Francisco has received the distinction as the “greenest” city in North America in the first North American Green Cities Index. San Francisco was ranked ahead of New York, Seattle, Denver [...]

Green Feature: Celebrating the 20th Anniversary of Spare the Air

  (KTSF by Jessie Liang) The Bay Area Air Quality Management District is marking the 20 year anniversary of the Spare the Air program which started in 1991. Through the Spare the Air program, Bay [...]

Green Feature: SF to install more free electric car charging stations

  (KTSF by Jessie Liang) The City of San Francisco is going to install more than 80 charging stations citywide by the end of the year and offer free electric vehicle (EV) charging at all [...]

Green Feature: Reducing Pollution in Coyote Creek

  (KTSF by Jessie Liang) The EPA and The City of San Jose launch the “Clean Creeks, Healthy Communities” pilot program to highlight a significant pollution problem impacting San Francisco Bay. The program will be [...]

Green Feature: New polls on environmental issues & policies

(KTSF by Jessie Liang) The new poll by The Public Policy Institute of California (PPIC) shows in the wake of the Japanese nuclear crisis, 65 percent of California adults oppose building more plants and 30 [...]

Green Feature: California Youth Energy Services

  (KTSF by Jessie Liang) This summer, the City of San Mateo has partnered with Rising Sun Energy Center, a local environmental nonprofit whose mission is to create a society that uses energy and water [...]

Green Feature: Laundry to Landscape Pilot Graywater Program

  (KTSF by Jessie Liang) According to Amanda Dougherty, spokeswoman from Water Conservation of San Francisco Public Utilities Commission, “graywater is water that comes from your clothes washer, your showers or your bathroom faucets. It’s [...]