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California Approves New Wind Power Transmission Lines, Solar Roofs

Article: California Approves New Wind Power Transmission Lines, Solar Roofs

California energy regulators have approved Southern California Edison’s request to construct a 173 mile long electricity transmission line to bring wind power generated in the Tehachapi Wind Resource Area in Kern County to Los Angeles and San Bernardino counties.

Southern California Edison Completes First of 150 Solar Rooftops

Article: Southern California Edison Completes First of 150 Solar Rooftops

FONTANA, California, December 1, 2008 (ENS) – The roof of a distribution warehouse in Fontana is now covered with 33,700 advanced thin-film solar panels, making it the largest single rooftop solar photovoltaic array in California and the nation’s largest solar installation program by a utility. Southern California Edison unveiled the completed solar roof today as…

Chino Hills Earthquake Felt Far and Wide

Article: Chino Hills Earthquake Felt Far and Wide

LOS ANGELES, California, July 29, 2008 (ENS) – A 5.4 magnitude earthquake struck near the Los Angeles suburb of Chino Hills just before noon today, causing strong shaking and a power outage but just minor damage. The quake was felt from Arizona to Nevada. The epicenter of the quake was located about 28 miles east-southeast…

Solar Panels to Blanket Southern California's Commercial Roofs

Article: Solar Panels to Blanket Southern California's Commercial Roofs

FONTANA, California, March 27, 2008 (ENS) – The largest rooftop solar installation project ever proposed by a U.S. utility was announced today on the rooftop of ProLogis in Fontana by Southern California Edison officials joined by California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger. The project will place 250 megawatts of advanced photovoltaic generating technology on 65 million square…