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Sammy Roth

Sammy Roth covers energy for the Los Angeles Times. He previously reported for the Desert Sun and USA Today, where he focused on renewable energy, climate change, electric utilities and public lands. He grew up in Westwood and would very much like to see the Dodgers win the World Series.
California has too much solar power. That might be good for ratepayers

California should embrace the idea of building more solar panels than it can consistently use rather than treating oversupply as a problem, research suggests.

An abandoned mine near Joshua Tree could host a massive hydropower project

A controversial bill with bipartisan support in Sacramento could open the door to a massive hydropower project at Eagle Mountain, just outside Joshua Tree.

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