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December, 2016

How Silicon Valley can fight Trump's energy agenda, by Adam Stern

November, 2016

Bay Area Air Quality Management District Sponsors Spare the Air Award, which will be featured in Acterra's 2017 Business Environmental Awards program.

September, 2016

Autonomous, Connected, Electric, & Shared Vehicles

Take an electric car on a joyride

June, 2016

Levi Stadium, BEA

May, 2016

Acterra, BEA

March, 2016

Bon Apetit, BEA


February, 2016

Acterra Announced as Energy Upgrade California® Grant Award Winner for Statewide® Energy Management Education Program

May, 2015

Community notebook: Changing the conversation around climate change

Palo Alto weighs clashing visions in choosing bike bridge design

February, 2015

Chamber, Weekly announce tall tree awards

July, 2014

US Green Building Council Awards San Francisco Department of the Environment LEED Platinum Certification

March, 2014

Nine Bay Area Companies to Receive Prestigious Environmental Award

September, 2013

Climate-change strategist to head Acterra

Acterra Announces Adam Stern as Executive Director

August, 2013

Acterra in the business of energy-efficient homes

June, 2013

Obama visits Palo Alto to raise funds for Dems

April, 2013

Palo Alto Has Most Top-Rated Green Nonprofits in California

Happy trails for Michael Closson

March, 2013

Acterra executive director to retire

December, 2012

Getting People Outside: Connecting with Acterra ED Michael Closson

October, 2012

Inspired by Worldwatch: Why One Donor Left a Successful Business Career to Combat Climate Change Locally

March 21, 2012

Peninsula Residents Get Free Energy Audits

February 29, 2012

Living unplugged: Los Altos Hills environmentalist slays energy 'vampires'  [NOTE: there isn't a $700 per month utility bill criteria as erroneously mentioned in the article.]

September 9, 2011

Patch Picks: 5 Ways To Be Green Locally

June 1, 2011

Acterra Achieves 4-Star Charity Navigator Rating for FIFTH Year in a Row: A Letter of Congratulations from Charity Navigator's President

April 29, 2010

Acterra Identified as a Top Nonprofit by Philanthropedia

February 1, 2010

Acterra Achieves 4-Star Charity Navigator Rating: A Letter of Congratulations from Charity Navigator's President

September 4, 2009

KPFA Terra Verde Show: "Environmental Home Improvement"

April 22, 2009

Green at Home: A nonprofit group is trying to slow the warming of the planet, one home at a time.

April 16, 2009

U.S. EPA Honors 19 Northern California Environmental Heroes

February 18, 2009

Nonprofit helps homeowners go green and save ‘green’ too

January 28, 2009

Free energy audits for homeowners

January 27, 2009

Environmental, emergency volunteers team up

How green is your home?