In this 2009 file photo, low flow faucets are installed in the bathrooms and kitchen in a Fair Oaks home retrofitted as a SMUD pilot project to show how energy use can be reduced by up to 60 percent.
In this 2009 file photo, low flow faucets are installed in the bathrooms and kitchen in a Fair Oaks home retrofitted as a SMUD pilot project to show how energy use can be reduced by up to 60 percent. Autumn Payne Sacramento Bee file
In this 2009 file photo, low flow faucets are installed in the bathrooms and kitchen in a Fair Oaks home retrofitted as a SMUD pilot project to show how energy use can be reduced by up to 60 percent. Autumn Payne Sacramento Bee file
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California board approves emergency drought rules for toilets, faucets sold after Jan. 1

April 08, 2015 12:43 PM