Latest Environment of California Stories

2013-12-12 23:00:55

Ranch Town Recycling announces that CRV beverage containers that include non-CRV material are no longer eligible for refunds. San Jose, CA (PRWEB) December 12, 2013 Ranch Town Recycling announces a new change in California Redemption Value (CRV) recycling. The California Department of Resources, Recycling and Recovery has ruled that CRV beverage containers that include non-CRV material will no longer be eligible for refund at recycling centers. The new law went into effect November 1,...

2013-11-21 23:01:28

Moving toward a more sustainable future through leadership & knowledge Santa Clara, CA (PRWEB) November 21, 2013 Sustainable Silicon Valley (SSV) today announced that Masaru Sakamoto, General Partner at Hack Ventures and Ray Martin, President and CEO of Advanced Lighting Technologies have been appointed Co-Chairs of the Board of Directors. Jamie Orr, Ph.D., a Physicist and faculty member at Foothill College has been named Board Secretary, while Carl Hekkert, Controller at SVB...

2013-08-24 23:04:24

Solar Center now offering tax credits and rebates on Orange County solar panel systems. (PRWEB) August 23, 2013 Solar Center is now offering new rebates to Orange County residents wishing to "Go Solar". Many Southern California homeowners and businesses are missing out on the opportunity to “go green” by installing solar systems that will bring them rebates and tax credits provided by the California Solar Initiative. The state government’s program makes solar energy an...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.