SF Environment Press Info

Here are press releases for SF Environment.

SF Environment Press Release
Friday, September 28, 2012
El 1 de octubre señala el comienzo de la ordenanza de las bolsas para compras y el inicio de una importante campaña popular para educar a los compradores de San Francisco.
SF Environment Press Release
Wednesday, September 12, 2012
A San Francisco Superior Court judge this afternoon upheld the validity of a local ordinance extending San Francisco's ban on non-compostable plastic checkout bags to all retail stores and food establishments, and imposing a 10-cent charge on other bags provided to consumers. The ruling by Judge Teri L. Jackson, which she delivered verbally from the bench this afternoon pending a forthcoming written decision, clears the way for San Francisco to begin enforcing the ordinance, as planned, beginning Oct. 1, 2012.
SF Environment Press Release
Wednesday, August 29, 2012
Today, the San Francisco Department of the Environment (SF Environment) and Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) met with leaders in the non-profit housing community and property managers of multi-family buildings to discuss strategies for saving money on water heating costs – typically the highest utility cost for multi-family buildings – by utilizing solar water heating systems.
SF Environment Press Release
Tuesday, July 31, 2012
The San Francisco Department of the Environment announced 6 award recipients of the Zero Waste grant program, which provides grants to local non-profits and other community groups to help the City achieve its goal of Zero Waste by 2020, totaling $150,000.