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Bloom Energy Quietly Revises Emissions Estimates
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Bloom Energy Quietly Revises Emissions Estimates

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After an NBC Bay Area Investigation questioned Bloom Energy's emissions claims, the company quietly revised its product data sheets without admitting its numbers made the technology appear "greener" than it actually was. Read More

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Jun 24, 2015 Share
Former Top CPUC Director

Former Top CPUC Director "Disgusted" by Behavior of Leadership

The former Director of Consumer Protection in the CPUC speaks out to the Investigative Unit for the first time since retiring last fall. Read More

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Jun 16, 2015 Share
 Balcony Should Have Held, Professor Says

Balcony Should Have Held, Professor Says

The NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit spent the day looking at records into the building's owner and management company as well as city inspection reports. Read More

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Jun 1, 2015 Share
San Jose Pot Shop in Bout With City

San Jose Pot Shop in Bout With City

In one corner are some of the most powerful pot shops in the South Bay. In the other corner is the city of San Jose and Mayor Sam Liccardo. It’s looking very much like a heavyweight fight with millions of dollars on the line, with... Read More

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May 26, 2015 Share
Immigration Court Director Calls for Overhaul

Immigration Court Director Calls for Overhaul

The Director of The Executive Office For Immigration Review calls on Congress to fix a backlogged and overwhelmed US Immigration Court System. Read More

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May 20, 2015 Share
New in the Whole Foods Meat Case: Rabbits

New in the Whole Foods Meat Case: Rabbits

Consumer demand for rabbit meat and the welfare of the rabbits may not be what Whole Foods has suggested. Read More

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May 20, 2015 Share
Family Protests Death of Camp Tawonga Counselor

Family Protests Death of Camp Tawonga Counselor

Family and friends of a Camp Tawonga art teacher killed when a tree fell nearly two years ago protested outside Camp Tawonga headquarters in San Francisco. This comes after an NBC Bay Area investigation revealed camp leaders... Read More

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May 19, 2015 Share
Is San Jose Airport Ready for a Major Crash?

Is San Jose Airport Ready for a Major Crash?

The NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit compared San Jose Airport’s emergency preparedness to other airports of similar size and found it fell behind those airports without breaking FAA rules. Read More

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May 18, 2015 Share
Is Your Car a High-Tech Target?

Is Your Car a High-Tech Target?

If you use a wireless key fob with a remote keyless system to open your car, you could be vulnerable to high-tech thieves. Read More

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May 15, 2015 Share
Principal Bought Jewelry with School Credit Card

Principal Bought Jewelry with School Credit Card

A middle school principal in San Jose used her district credit card to spend thousands on jewelry and accessories. She eventually reimbursed the district, but teachers and staff have raised concerns for years about what they... Read More

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