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200,000 evacuated as California’s massive earthen dam in Oroville threatens catastrophic floods

BE2C2/MAMOSA Report — More than a decade ago, officials rejected concerns that the massive earthen spillway at Oroville Dam in California could erode during heavy winter rains. It is now at risk of collapse, the Mercury News and USA Today Read more ›

Mirrors Blamed for Fire at World’s Largest Solar Power Plant in California

BE2C2 Report — A small fire shut down a generating tower last Thursday at the world’s largest solar power plant, leaving the sprawling facility on the California – Nevada border operating at only a third of its capacity, authorities told Read more ›