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Adapting to a Water-Scarce California

By Ellen Hanak

Jan 9, 2023 ... ... and exploring solar development as a new—and possibly attractive—use for ... And we looked at the links between water and energy, ...

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2022 Year in Review

By Mark Baldassare

Dec 15, 2022 ... Solar Energy and Groundwater in the San Joaquin Valley. photo - Sisters Eating Popsicles in Backyard. Blog Post · October 26, 2022 ...

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Water and Energy in California

By Alvar Escriva-Bou, Gokce Sencan, Andrew Ayres

Dec 6, 2022 ... The growth of solar and wind power can boost the electricity sector's drought resilience by minimizing water use. Innovative approaches like ...


Priorities for California’s Water

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

Nov 16, 2022 ... California is also a renewable energy leader with massive growth potential. ... farming and grazing, wildlife habitat, and solar farms.


Solar Energy and Groundwater in the San Joaquin Valley

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

Could solar development on fallowed land help the valley's residents? ... California's ambitious renewable energy goals will drive increasing solar ...

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Is SGMA Compatible with Farmland Preservation?

By Annabelle Rosser

Aug 15, 2022 ... Solar is a relatively lucrative alternative land use, and the state's renewable energy targets under SB 100 will require an unprecedented ...