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How can these ski communities achieve 100% renewables?

From Squaw Valley to Breckenridge, more ski communities are pledging to work with their electrical suppliers to be able o claim 100 percent renewable generator. Continue reading

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Why can’t this California biomass plant get off the ground

California’s Tahoe Basin has lots of dead wood. Why can’t it be burned to generate electricity? A biomass plant proposed near Squaw Valley stumbles yet again. Meanwhile, a goal for 100 percent renewables for Squaw Valley and maybe a microgrid, too. Continue reading

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Squaw tinkers with extreme ski season

California’s Squaw Valley plays with an improbable ski season. And one climate scientist say this record precipitation is partly the result of global warming.
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