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Calif. Governor Vows To 'Crush' Foes Of Renewable Energy

LOS ANGELES -- California Gov. Jerry Brown yesterday promised to overcome those working to block widespread renewable energy.

"When local communities try to block installation of solar like they did in San Luis Obispo, we act to overcome the opposition," Brown (D) said, referring to the city where environmental groups have been protesting two large-scale solar plants over environmental and endangered species concerns.

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