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Calif. drought harms clean-energy goals

SAN FRANCISCO – Already locked in its third dry year, an ongoing drought could complicate California’s battle against global warming and make it more expensive, officials said.

For years, dams have been one of California’s main sources of clean energy, generating power without spewing greenhouse gases into the air.

The San Francisco Chronicle reported Sunday many energy-generating reservoirs are low today, and future dry years could slash the amount of...

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