solar

Way to go is solar

People in California spend a huge amount of money on their electric bills each year. Electricity has become something that most people depend on for everyday life. When electricit ...

Nuclear energy just too risky

Nuclear energy is unsafe, risky and stays radioactive for thousands of years. Let’s make sure if the government allocates the proposed $36 billion tax dollars to nuclear energy, ...

Wastewater treatment plant ready for the sun

Auburn’s wastewater treatment plant will now run with a little help from the sun. The city of Auburn is holding a press conference for its Auburn Wastewater Treatment Plant Sola ...

Lack of contractor’s license no impediment to solar contractor on Auburn city project

The surprise revelation that Pacific Power Management LLC has an inactive contractor’s license won’t be an impediment to constructing a solar installation at the city of Aubu ...

Clean up US energy sources

Every week or so someone writes a new article about global warming. The Thursday, March 11 edition of the Journal contains one such opinion. The title of this letter to the editor ...

Sierra College on solar power quest for Rocklin, Grass Valley campuses

Sierra College is planning a major move into solar power at its Rocklin and Grass Valley campuses. With plans for ground-mounted solar cells in parking lots and others on buildin ...

Supes dealing with solar help, medical pot dispensary ban, new district aid pacts

Help is moving closer from Placer County’s Treasurer-Tax Collector’s Office for homeowners searching for a loan to pay for a greener home. County Treasurer Jenine Windeshausen ...

New Penryn business is all about being green

Owners of a new showroom in Penryn hope it will become the “go-to” place for eco-friendly products in the area. Eric Salci, ES Electrical and Solar, and Robert Lenney of Rain ...