ENDANGERED SPECIES NEWS Joshua trees protected under the California Endangered Species Act in historic vote By Mark Olalde Published: September 22, 2020 In a likely precedent-setting decision, the California Fish and Game Commission on Tuesday voted [...]
RENEWABLE ENERGY NEWS CEC Commissioner Douglas Responds to Biden Administration Action Restoring the Desert Renewable Energy Conservation Plan For Immediate Release: February 17, 2021 SACRAMENTO – California Energy Commissioner Karen Douglas released the following statement in response [...]
RENEWABLE ENERGY NEWS Interior Axes Trump Wildlife Protection Rollbacks Scott Streater, E&E News reporter Published: Wednesday, February 17, 2021 Solar panels installed in California as part of the Desert Renewable Energy Conservation Plan. Tom Brewster Photography/Bureau [...]
PRESS RELEASE Outgoing Trump Administration Reopens California Desert to Unnecessary Development FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, January 27, 2021 CONTACT: Mariana Maguire, Communications Director, Info@DesertCoalition.org Yucca Valley, California. On January 14, 2021, during the Trump Administration’s [...]
BLOG Outgoing Administration Nixes Balanced Use, Reopens Desert for Development By Frazier Haney Published: Tuesday, February 2, 2021 After years of hinting, the Trump Administration in its final days released a draft Land Use Plan [...]
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BLOG Paradise Valley Project Denied By Claudia Sall Published: 2019 CDC applauds the Riverside County Board of Supervisors for upholding the Riverside County Planning Commission’s recommendation to deny the Paradise Valley housing project based on [...]
BLOG Trump Orders DRECP Review, Jeopardizing Eight Years of Consensus-Building By Claudia Sall and Mariana Maguire Published: 2018 In 2011 federal and state authorities began studying criteria for the development of utility-scale renewable energy on [...]