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East Bay Community Energy Wants to Power the Community East Bay Community Energy Wants to Power the Community The East Bay's new community choice aggregator aims to lower energy bills and greenhouse gas emissions while creating new jobs. But does it go far enough? July 04, 2018
More Tar Sands and Fracked Oil Headed for East Bay More Tar Sands and Fracked Oil Headed for East Bay Proposed oil-refinery projects likely will increase the use of dirty tar sands crude from Canada and volatile oil fracked in North Dakota. February 05, 2014
Who's Jacking Up Housing Prices in West Oakland? Who's Jacking Up Housing Prices in West Oakland? Answer: Large-scale investors. They're snapping up foreclosed houses in the city's flatlands, and then selling or renting them at prices that many residents can't afford. October 02, 2013
Activists Shape Oakland Coliseum Area Plan Activists Shape Oakland Coliseum Area Plan A large coalition of activist groups pushed successfully for affordable housing goals, local hiring, and environmental mitigations. March 18, 2015
A Barrier to Proposition 1? A Barrier to Proposition 1? Some environmental groups support the bond measure because it would help water-quality efforts, but many other organizations oppose it, mostly because it would finance new dams. October 22, 2014

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