- Is Google Fiber finally coming?
At the December 15, 2015 City Council Meeting, Staff introduced a near-final project plan developed by Google Fiber to install fiber-optic-based ultra-high speed communications technology to support access to the Internet and an additional TV programming option to residents and small businesses in Santa Clara.
02/01/2016 11:17 AMdetail
- Endangered Local Community Successfully Relocated to New Home
40,000 Honey Bees Living in Light Pole Saved by Silicon Valley Power in Happy New Year Resolution
01/13/2016 12:24 PMdetail
- Silicon Valley Power, City of Santa Clara Say No to Coal Power; Power Imports from Coal-Burning Plant End
Silicon Valley Power (SVP) will become a coal-free utility on December 31, 2017 when it ends electricity imports from a New Mexico coal-fired power plant.
- Rising Costs for Power, Maintenance Lead to SVP Rate Increase
Although electricity rates for Silicon Valley Power customers will increase 2 percent starting Jan. 1, 2016, the City of Santa Clara’s not-for-profit municipal electric utility will still have the lowest prices in California.
12/10/2015 11:00 AMdetail