The Pine Tree, News for Calaveras County and Beyond Weather
Amador Angels Camp Arnold Bear Valley Copperopolis Murphys San Andreas Valley Springs Moke Hill/West Point Tuolumne
Business Directory
Weather & Roads
Real Estate
Weekly & Grocery Ads
Life & Style
Law Enforcement
Wine News
Health & Fitness
Home & Garden
Food & Dining
Religion & Faith
Frogtown USA
Legal Notices
Free Classifieds
Letters to the Editor
About Us

Coming Soon...
Sunday, Jan 20
All Day Huge Moving Sale Going On Now at Independent Mercantile!
07:30 AM All You Can Eat Pancake Breakfast by Native Sons of the Golden West
11:00 AM Town Tours of Columbia State Historic Park Every Weekend!
Monday, Jan 21
All Day Huge Moving Sale Going On Now at Independent Mercantile!
Tuesday, Jan 22
05:00 PM Chili Tuesdat Fundraiser for Mountain Melody
05:00 PM The January 22, 2019 CUSD Board Meeting Agenda
06:45 PM Valley Springs' Rachelle Snitchler to Speak at Toastmaster's Open House, January 22nd
Wednesday, Jan 23
05:00 PM MTUSD Board Holding Study Session on January 23rd
Friday, Jan 25
05:30 PM Friday Night Music at Alchemy
Saturday, Jan 26
11:00 AM Town Tours of Columbia State Historic Park Every Weekend!
06:00 PM Song Posse
Sunday, Jan 27
11:00 AM Town Tours of Columbia State Historic Park Every Weekend!
Tuesday, Jan 29
01:00 PM “Voices of Wisdom” Writing Classes for Seniors 55+
Wednesday, Jan 30
08:30 AM Agritourism Intensive class
Thursday, Jan 31
All Day Agritourism Intensive class
Friday, Feb 1
All Day Agritourism Intensive class
05:30 PM The Chamber of Commerce's Annual Dinner is February 1st
05:30 PM Friday Night Music at Alchemy
Saturday, Feb 2
08:00 AM Firefighters Pancake Breakfast
All Day Agritourism Intensive class
10:00 AM Old Timers Museum Walking Tours Are Every Saturday at 10am.

Search Announcements

Log In


Remember Me

Posted by: Kim_Hamilton on 05/04/2012 01:13 PM Updated by: Kim_Hamilton on 05/04/2012 01:16 PM
Expires: 01/01/2017 12:00 AM

Black Oak Casino Earns CasinoGreen Energy Rebate

Tuolumne, CA...Black Oak Casino, in their continuing effort to look for ways to save energy and develop a sustainable energy program, was awarded a $34,583 energy and cost saving rebate from the CasinoGreen Energy Efficiency Program, offered by Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E). Black Oak Casino’s efforts were directed to re-fitting light fixtures in the newly constructed parking garage. Technicians were able to remove all of the existing fixtures featuring 175-watt bulbs and replace them with energy efficient 50-watt lights. ...

Front row (seated): Michelle Morales, Ron Patel

Back row (standing) from left to right: Randy Herbst, Al Von Behren, Mark Guy, Aaron Moss

CasinoGreen can assist non-residential tribal properties with rebates for the following:

EnergyStar approved comprehensive lighting projects
Food Service
Hot water/natural gas
Retrocommissioning and other large scale retrofit measures

Black Oak Casino continues to look at options for energy savings in all areas of the property. The Tuolumne Economic Development Authority, in addition, is utilizing energy efficient, sustainable construction methods in ongoing hotel construction and all future development.

About Black Oak Casino: Black Oak Casino is owned and operated by the Tuolumne Band of Me-Wuk Indians in Tuolumne, California. The Casino encompasses 164,770 square feet of gaming and entertainment options for the whole family, including 1200 slot machines, poker, 24 table games, a non-smoking gaming area, three restaurants, a gourmet coffee bar, three casino floor bars, a sports bar & grill, a state of the art bowling center, a live entertainment lounge, a players club, gift shop, and kids arcade. For more information regarding Black Oak Casino, please visit

About CasinoGreen: CasinoGreen provides energy efficiency retrofits to Native American-owned casinos and other non-residential facilities within the PG&E service territory and is implemented by Ecology Action and Nexant. Ecology Action, a Santa Cruz-based nonprofit, is a statewide leader in energy efficiency and community program implementation, passionately driven to create a brighter, greener, more economically sustainable future. Nexant is a provider of intelligent grid software and clean energy solutions - pioneering, developing, and advancing electric power grid and alternative energy technologies and services.

Mark Twain Medical Center
Meadowmont Pharmacy
Bank of Stockton
Bear Valley Real Estate
Bear Valley Cross Country
Cedar Creek Realty
Cave, Mine & Zip Lines
Fox Security
Bistro Espresso
Pinnacle Physical Therapy
Chatom Winery
Middleton's Furniture
Bear Valley Mountain Resort
Paul D. Bertini
Premier Properties
High Country Spa & Stove
Calaveras Mentoriing

Ebbetts Pass Scenic Byway
Sierra Logging Museum
Jenny's Kitchen

Copyright © The Pine Tree 2005-2018