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Water and Energy in California

By Alvar Escriva-Bou, Gokce Sencan, Andrew Ayres

Dec 6, 2022 ... Improving water use efficiency can reduce energy consumption; ... This can increase the overall benefit of water conservation programs.


Priorities for California’s Water

By Jeffrey Mount, Ellen Hanak, Sarah Bardeen, Alvar Escriva-Bou ...

Nov 30, 2022 ... California is also a renewable energy leader with massive growth ... with less thirsty landscaping and more efficient irrigation systems.


Solar Energy and Groundwater in the San Joaquin Valley

By Andrew Ayres, Annabelle Rosser, Ellen Hanak, Alvar Escriva-Bou ...

At the same time, the state needs to ramp up renewable energy generation to ... The Department of Conservation's Multi-benefit Land Repurposing program is ...


Understanding the Effects of School Funding

By Julien Lafortune

Cost pressures in California schools affect the efficiency of funding. ... and federal governments provided restricted funding through categorical programs.

Policy Brief

Policy Brief: Drought and California’s Agriculture

By Alvar Escriva-Bou, Josué Medellín-Azuara, Ellen Hanak, John Abatzoglou

Apr 26, 2022 ... Production costs rose: higher pumping raised farmers' energy bills ... funding incentive programs for strategic fallowing and creative land ...


Equitable State Funding for School Facilities

By Julien Lafortune, Niu Gao

State policies could improve the equity and efficiency of facilities funding. ... However, the School Facility Program (SFP)—California's primary vehicle ...