Dec 272014
 
West Sac on the hydrogen highway

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 17, 2014 – By Al Zagofsky Correspondent While the U.S. is talking about zero emission vehicles, West Sacramento has become a leader of the pack. On Thursday, Dec. 10, West Sac’s previously off-the-beaten path Industrial Drive welcomed the first hydrogen  fueling station in northern California. The station, operated by Ramos [...]

Dec 102014
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — DEC 10, 2014 – From the City of West Sacramento The City of West Sacramento is taking steps in advance of the heavy storm expected to strike the area, beginning Dec. 10. Incidents of flooding caused by fallen leaves and clogged drains are anticipated. The City will respond to emergencies as quickly [...]

Dec 032014
 
River City students climb a roof and aim for the sun

NEWS-LEDGER — NOV 26, 2014 – By Al Zagofsky News-Ledger Correspondent For Fay and Russell Landry, one sunny day leads to another, for on Tuesday, November 18 they received a free photovoltaic solar energy system that not only will nearly eliminate their electrical costs while contributing to a greener planet, but offered the opportunity to [...]

Jan 242014
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE – JAN 24, 2014 A car went into a Southport power pole yesterday afternoon, dropping a live wire to the road and temporarily shutting off traffic. According to Lieutenant Tod Sockman of the West Sacramento Police Department, a 19-year old man hit the pole at the intersection of Marshall Road and Otis Avenue [...]

Jul 092013
 
Group rates for solar in Yolo County

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JULY 3, 2013 – By Matt Rexroad Yolo County Supervisor Energy independence means different things to different people and no energy source will better help residents hedge against rising electricity costs and move from dirty sources of energy more than solar. It is a domestic, reliable, renewable and abundant solution. On [...]

Aug 172012
 

From the West Sacramento News-Ledger — AUG 15, 2012 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor Power went out for around an hour to over 2,000 PG&E customers in West Sacramento on Thursday. The cause? Train versus power line.   According to West Sacramento police records, a citizen reported the outage at about 3 p.m. after [...]