Yvan Sanchez

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Can a Battery Change the World? This One Might

Storage is the last big barrier preventing mass adoption of solar and wind energy. If Ambri is successful, though, it won't be a problem for long.<p>When MIT chemistry professor Don Sadoway received an email from Bill Gates's personal assistant in 2009, asking if he would meet with Gates, Sadoway …

Clean Energy

Kellogg's to buy only sustainably sourced palm oil

Company forces suppliers to protect forests and peatlands, and respect community rights<p>The food giant Kellogg's has caved in to public pressure and agreed to buy palm oil only from suppliers who can prove that they actively protect rainforests and peatlands and respect human rights.<p>The move, which …

Can California Farmers Save Water and the Dying Salton Sea?

Looming deadlines threaten a historic water agreement in the Imperial Valley.<p>Standing atop a rocky outcrop on the southeastern edge of the Salton Sea in southern California, Bruce Wilcox pointed to the wooden ruins of a boat dock that dates back to the 1960s, when the region was a marina that …

Colorado River


King Of Craft Beer: How Sierra Nevada Rules The Hops World

Ken Grossman has survived his share of froth and burst bubbles in the 35-plus years since he cofounded Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. Now 59, he still oversees the nation’s largest private craft brewery, producing nearly 1 million barrels of beer a year and ringing up more than $200 million in sales. …

Will Berkeley Beat San Francisco to a Soda Tax?

Better stock up on those two liters of Mountain Dew Code Red while you still can get away with it at today's low, low prices, because there's a …

San Francisco
Small Business

3D Printed Insects And Edible Packaging: 5 Incredible Foods Of The Future

Take a look at five innovative new culinary projects that are changing the way people think of food.<p><i>Minsu Kim's</i> Living Food<p>Technology is constantly changing the way we live, from the smartphones in our pockets to the way goods are manufactured and bought. And that also includes the way we eat.<p>Just …

3D Printing