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Santa Barbara’s Ice Energy partners with SoCal Edison

By   /  Friday, November 6th, 2015  /  Energy, Latest news, Technology, Top Stories  /  Comments Off on Santa Barbara’s Ice Energy partners with SoCal Edison

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Refugio oil spill pipeline might take five years to get back online

By   /  Thursday, November 5th, 2015  /  Central Coast, Energy, Latest news, Top Stories  /  Comments Off on Refugio oil spill pipeline might take five years to get back online

  The pipeline that was responsible for the Refugio oil spill in May could take up to five years to get back online and the best-case scenario is 18 to 24 months, according to California Economic Forecast Director Mark Schniepp. He spoke to a room full of the biggest oil players in Santa Barbara County, Read More →

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San Luis Obispo County oil operator weighs spin off or sale

By   /  Friday, October 16th, 2015  /  Central Coast, Energy, Latest news, Top Stories  /  Comments Off on San Luis Obispo County oil operator weighs spin off or sale

Freeport-McMoRan is looking to expand its oil and gas production in San Luis Obispo County even though it’s rethinking strategy and may sell or spin off operations. The Arizona-based oil, copper and gold producer wants to add 350 new wells and replace 100 in the Arroyo Grande oil field off Price Canyon Road. It currently Read More →

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Climate change, cancer can be tracked with light

By   /  Friday, October 16th, 2015  /  Education, Energy, Technology, Top Stories  /  Comments Off on Climate change, cancer can be tracked with light

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Federal agency proposes tougher pipeline safety rules

By   /  Friday, October 9th, 2015  /  Energy, Latest news, Top Stories  /  Comments Off on Federal agency proposes tougher pipeline safety rules

The federal body governing pipeline safety has proposed new regulations that will change how oil and gas pipelines are operated, inspected and maintained. Some of the rule proposals include requiring that all pipelines have a system for detecting leaks and establishing a timeline for pipeline inspections following a storm or natural disaster. The Pipeline and Read More →

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Dubroff: Alternative energy on the Central Coast adds to Capps’ legacy

By   /  Friday, October 9th, 2015  /  Columns, Energy, Latest news  /  Comments Off on Dubroff: Alternative energy on the Central Coast adds to Capps’ legacy

During nearly two decades in Congress representing the Central Coast, Lois Capps (D-Santa Barbara) has been a relentless advocate for alternative energy. As she prepares to leave the House of Representatives when her term expires – she’s not standing for re-election next year – the change in energy production along the Central Coast is something Read More →

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Gov. Jerry Brown signs oil pipeline safety bills

By   /  Thursday, October 8th, 2015  /  Energy, Latest news, Top Stories  /  Comments Off on Gov. Jerry Brown signs oil pipeline safety bills

  Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill on Oct. 8 that requires the California Fire Marshal to review oil pipeline conditions every year, rather than every two years or more. Houston-based Plains All American Pipeline performed an inspection of its Line 901 about two weeks before May 19’s Refugio oil spill. But it was too Read More →

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