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Adapting to a Water-Scarce California

By Ellen Hanak

Jan 9, 2023 ... Flooding, power outages, and downed trees are now dominating the news. ... and exploring solar development as a new—and possibly ...

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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.


Solar Development in the San Joaquin Valley

Utility-scale solar development—already an attractive option for landowners—could help keep these lands economically ... Join us for an expert panel discussion.


Solar Energy and Groundwater in the San Joaquin Valley

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

However, the expansion of solar hinges on whether state-level energy system planning processes—in conjunction with local land use planning—can address the ...

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Poverty in California

By Caroline Danielson, Patricia Malagon, Sarah Bohn

Oct 26, 2022 ... Poverty rates fell during the pandemic—especially for children—but a considerable share of Californians still live near or under the poverty ...