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WATER--DROUGHT UPDATE--Palo Alto Water Use Guidelines
Read the latest updates on current water use regulations, drought conditions and what Palo Alto Utilities is asking customers to do. Learn what is happening at the State, regional and local levels. Check out all the free services, rebates and other resources to help you use water efficiently.
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PA water at source--Tuolumne River-photo by C.Elvert

Facility Manager Meetings
Check out Meeting Agendas and Presentations here!
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Palo Altans Protecting the Planet---2013 Update
Celebrate the Earth all the time! See the community's progress on our Climate Protection Plan and find links to events, programs and services you can take advantage of now!
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Fiber Optics Glossary of Terms
For businesses interested in the City's Fiber Optics program, we provide this handy explanation of common terms.
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PG&E Gas Pipeline Projects in Palo Alto
Click here for more details on PG&E project activity in Palo Alto.
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PG%26E Gas Pipeline Testing

WATER QUALITY and OUTAGE Updates
Fluoride---nothing to fear! Learn more, report water problems and get updates on service outages and quality issues.
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Technical Reference Manual for Estimating Savings from Energy Efficiency Measures
These are the annual technical reference materials for energy efficiency program vendors.
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Fiber Optic Services Pricing Overview
General information and examples of how the City's Fiber Optic Service pricing works.
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Register for these FREE Palo Alto Workshops
Find out more about tree care, sustainable landscaping, home composting, attractive alternatives to lawns and new EcoHome. Take a tour of the EcoHome or attend one of our open houses.
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The Second Annual Great Race for Saving Water Makes a Splash!
A crowd of fun runners, walkers and festivity-goers showed up on April 19 to rally behind a good cause - water conservation. The fun didn't stop there - raffle prizes, live music, food, arts & crafts, free goodies from sponsors - view our photos and check back here for details on next year's event!
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Natural Gas Fixed-term Rate Indications
Available rates for natural gas fixed-term rate options
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Geoexchange Heat Pump (GSHP)
Learn how the Children's Library in Palo Alto is utilizing a geoexchange heat pump to heat and cool the building more efficiently.
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Smart Landscape Watering
Hot summer days are the perfect time to consider giving your landscape an irrigation make-over.
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Bay Friendly Landscapes
It's never been easier to have a beautiful, water efficient garden--Be Bay-Friendly!
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