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Los Angeles County to Implement the Largest Ban on Plastic Bags in the US

November 17, 2010 / No Comments

The Los Angeles County is going ahead with the largest plastic bag ban ever to be implemented in the US. The ban in the LA County indicates that it will be enforced among a population of 1.1 million people, which is not a small number.

Ecotality-BestBuy Deal for Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

October 12, 2010 / No Comments

Ecotality will be installing electric vehicle charging stations by 2011. The company has announced a deal with electronics retailer Best Buy. As per the agreement, Blink EV charging stations will be installed at twelve of the Best Buy locations in Arizona, California, and Washington by March of 2011.

Lea Michele Likely to Go Naked for PETA Campaign

September 28, 2010 / No Comments

Actress Lea Michele’s at PETA’s 30th anniversary gala at Los Angeles generates more positive speculation about her appearance in the organizations’ ‘I’d rather go naked campaigns’. Earlier the actor indicated that she could extend her support without dropping her clothes.

Adopt, Don’t Shop: Pink Exhorts Fans on Puppy Mill Awareness Day

September 21, 2010 / No Comments

The Last Chance for Animals event that got underway at La Brea Tar Pits in Los Angeles had a high profile visitor. Musician Pink, who made it a point to attend the event, extended her support for the movement’s ‘Adopt, Don’t Shop’ initiative and to celebrate Puppy mill awareness day.

Los Angeles Plans Huge Solar Farm at Owens Lake

February 12, 2010 / No Comments

Owens Lake has caught the eyes of Los Angeles officials, and they have plans to create a huge solar farm in the area. A solar farm that would be amongst the largest in the world. What once used to be a lake is now just a dry piece of land with ample sunshine, and that has brought the area into ...

L.A. County Sheriff Department bags 17 MINI E’s for a Testing Program

June 23, 2009 / No Comments

It is time for L A Sheriffs to go green and although it is not the first time for a county to make such a decision, what pleases us is the choice of the car. The Los Angeles County Sheriff Department has bagged a once-in-a-lifetime lease to test run 17 MINI E cars. The BMW AC Propulsion cars will only cost ...