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County supervisors want to require new developments to use electricity over gas

Original post made on Aug 4, 2021

The board asked staff to craft an ordinance amending the county building code to require electricity to be the sole source of power for all new residential and non-residential (hotel, office and retail) buildings, while banning...

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Posted by dand d
a resident of Danville
on Aug 4, 2021 at 6:55 am

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Supervisor Anderson votes correctly once again. PG&E continues to have problems supplying electricity during the summer and now the other four members vote to stress the system even more. What's wrong with these people?

Posted by Parent and Voter
a resident of Danville
on Aug 4, 2021 at 8:08 am

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Natural gas is an excellent source of energy but the wokeness of our Supervisors and Sacramento prevails. Individual choice is being replaced by a handful of people who make decisions for us. Just my opinion.

Posted by cathy247
a resident of Alamo
on Aug 4, 2021 at 11:57 am

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Good luck trying to find any chefs to run restaurants on an electric stove ????????????

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