The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has reached a settlement with Thermal Energy Development Partnership, a biomass electric power plant in Tracy, Calif., for Clean Air Act violations for failure to properly operate and maintain emission monitoring equipment. Thermal Energy Development Partnership will pay $145,000.
Rep. Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) announced Monday he will hold an open house at his Modesto district office on Wednesday, January 30 for constituents of the 10th Congressional District.
Farmers and dairy producers east of the San Joaquin River in Stanislaus county can apply for water conservation and water quality improvements, the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service announced Friday.
The Eberhardt School of Business at University of the Pacific announced it is adding a new master's degree of accounting and a new bachelor's of science in accounting in August.
The W.M. Keck Foundation has awarded California State University, Stanislaus a $250,000 grant to support the creation of the Keck Visual Anthropology Lab (KVAL), an undergraduate classroom and research lab for the production of culturally relevant, socially engaged media, the university announced Thursday.
A small Central Valley winery received one of just six “sweepstake” awards given out by 2013 San Francisco Wine Competition.