David Baker

San Francisco Chronicle

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Energy and clean tech reporter for the San Francisco Chronicle

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A papal encyclical is the highest form of teaching from one of the world's most powerful religious leaders.

Can Cap-and-Trade Survive a Papal Denunciation?

A papal encyclical is the highest form of teaching from one of the world's most powerful religious leaders.

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"Californians expect their water is not being polluted by oil producers...this poses a very real danger."

Is California Separating Oil and Water?

"Californians expect their water is not being polluted by oil producers...this poses a very real danger."

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"From the top down" is the way Elon Musk's Tesla company is marketing it's electric cars.

Tesla’s New Sedan: An Electric Car for the Every Man?

"From the top down" is the way Elon Musk's Tesla company is marketing it's electric cars.

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