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California adds $1,500 incentive for new electric vehicles - Nov 2020
Commuting

California adds $1,500 incentive for new electric vehicles! Total state + fed incentives = up to $13.5K

...Californians among us who want to drive Electric Vehicles in 2020! As you may have already heard, California has created a “Clean Fuel Rewards” program, which...

New Tiny House Laws in San Jose California Passed
Policy and Regulations

Tiny Houses on Wheels Approved in San Jose, California

...California is to be updated too, great news for those looking to live in a tiny house as a student in this great University city! San Jose, California clarifi...

Tiny Houses are going to be legal in Santa Cruz, California!
Policy and Regulations

Tiny Houses are going to be legal in Santa Cruz, California!

...California such as Fresno, San Luis Obispo, Los Angeles, San Diego, San Jose, and California City. Why aren’t movable Tiny Houses legal in more cities? Ther...

Building with ICF in California Wildfire Zone - Habitat for Humanity
Products and Materials

Habitat for Humanity - building durable homes in California wildfire zones from ICF

...California. If choosing to build with concrete, we do suggest seeking out reduced carbon concrete all the same. Habitat for Humanity - building with ICF in CA...

Tesla solar roof
Renewable Energy

The Tesla Solar Roof price and release date

...California if you compare it to a high-end roofing material like terra cotta or slate tiles (two looks their shingles mimic), but it's not going to be cheaper t...

CarbonCure low carbon footprint ready mix concrete
Products and Materials

Two startups cutting emissions from the use of concrete have won the $20 million Carbon Xprize.

...California-based CarbonBuilt Inc., each will receive $7.5 million each. CarbonCure injects CO₂ into concrete as it hardens, dramatically cutting the carbon foot...

2019 Renewables produced more Electric than Coal, Gas, Oil
Renewable Energy

In 2019, renewable energy sources produced more power in the US than fossil fuels

...California announced that starting in 2020, all new homes will need to include at least some solar panels to offset their energy consumption The city of Las V...

Canadian new vehicle sales to be zero emissions by 2035
Commuting

Canada requires all new light-duty cars and trucks sold in 2035 to produce no emissions

...California. Within Canada, the provinces of Quebec and British Columbia have also set their own 100 percent zero-emission vehicle sales requirements. The Gove...

SEM-B Mobility Launches it's Sustainable Urban Transit Solution
Commuting

A New and Sustainable Urban Transit System SEM-B Readies for Launch

...California adds $1,500 Incentive for New Electric Vehicles Find more about green home construction and reap the benefits of a free Ecohome Network Members...

Modular EV Battery Swapping Stations by Ample are Launched
Commuting

Modular EV battery swapping system makes EV battery filling as quick as gas powered vehicles

...California adds $1,500 incentive for new electric vehicles Find more about green home construction and reap the benefits of a free Ecohome Network Members...

Tiny Houses now Legal in Washington State
Design

Tiny Houses - Washington State legalizes tiny homes & Eco-villages for Affordable Housing in WA

...California Davis. Inspired by Buckminster Fuller and built by students in 1972 from foam insulated fiberglass shells in a group led by Ron Swenson, Environmenta...