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The San Francisco Public Utilities Commission and Education Outside will host a three-part workshop series on sustainable windowsill gardens to celebrate Earth Day on Monday, April 22.

Posted Date: 4/19/2019 10:00 AM

As a CleanPowerSF SuperGreen customer, Rainbow Grocery will source 100 percent renewable electricity—generated primarily from California-based wind and solar projects.

Posted Date: 4/11/2019 10:00 AM

With more than $1.4 billion in certified green bonds issued, the SFPUC is among the largest issuers of municipal green bonds in the country.

Posted Date: 4/9/2019 10:30 AM

The partnership facilitates the production and sale of a climate-friendly fertilizer derived from biosolids and is indicative of a larger international movement towards resource recovery and energy efficiency.

Posted Date: 4/3/2019 10:00 AM

SFPUC received Resource Efficiency and Community Service Awards for its Hummingbird Farm and Non-Potable Water Program from the California Municipal Utilities Association.

Posted Date: 4/2/2019 10:00 AM

A resolution to support a voluntary agreement that will improve the ecosystem on the Tuolumne River and ensure water reliability for Bay Area residents was unanimously approved by the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission today.

Posted Date: 3/26/2019 11:00 AM

These statewide awards recognize this team for going beyond regulatory requirements to enhance and protect the quality of the natural and human environment.

Posted Date: 3/25/2019 10:30 AM

The award “honors an individual, interagency coalition, or private group who has made a significant contribution to the advancement of water recycling through the active support and promotion of recycled water on a local, regional, or state level.”

Posted Date: 3/21/2019 11:00 AM

SFPUC and its social impact partners, Stantec, Wood Group PLC, McMillen Jacobs Associates, and Black and Veatch will participate in Tuolumne County’s annual Engineers and Scientists in Schools Week.

Posted Date: 3/8/2019 2:00 PM

SFPUC, Wu Yee Children’s Services and several Bayview-based nonprofits are hosting an event where kids can play while parents receive assistance enrolling their children in Head Start and Early Head Start Programs.

Posted Date: 3/7/2019 12:00 PM

As a CleanPowerSF SuperGreen customer, Allbirds will source 100 percent renewable electricity—generated primarily from California-based wind and solar projects—for its SF-based headquarters in the historic Jackson Square neighborhood.

Posted Date: 3/7/2019 10:00 AM

SFPUC is concluding its SFGreasecycle program, with the successful initiative having diverted fats, oils and grease from more than 1,100 establishments in the City.

Posted Date: 3/6/2019 11:00 AM

Work orders for street flooding issues are down 36 percent below anticipated levels, illustrating the effectiveness of the Adopt a Drain SF program.

Posted Date: 2/28/2019 10:00 AM

SFPUC has launched a new grant program to fund green infrastructure projects on public and private properties throughout San Francisco.

Posted Date: 2/20/2019 11:00 AM

As part of the ordinance unanimously approved today by the SF Board of Supervisors, homeowners in the flood map zones designated by the SFPUC will be required to disclose that information to potential buyers or tenants.

Posted Date: 2/12/2019 4:00 PM

SFPUC's Southeast Community Facility Commission will appoint Emily Rogers-Pharr to serve as the Executive Director of the Southeast Community Facility during a regularly scheduled Commission meeting on February 27.

Posted Date: 2/7/2019 11:00 AM

Through the Chicana Latina Foundation, two Latinas pursuing a STEM or related career and currently attending a college, university or community college in San Francisco will receive $1,500 toward their college education.

Posted Date: 2/1/2019 10:00 AM