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Tweet Follow me KERO 23ABC NewsBAKERSFIELD, Calif. – The Califonia Public Utilities Commission has issued a citation to Southern California Edison for $8 million for safety regulations following an electric incident that occurred in Twentynine Palms, California on August 1, 2015 …PG&E hit with $5M in citations by state agencyKCRA...

Tweet Follow me KCRA SacramentoThe California Public Utilities Commission said it is actively monitoring PG&E’s decision to shut off the power. “We will also do a post-event review, including the factors that went into PG&E’s decision to de-energize, customer outreach and …Blackouts Criticized as Utilities‘...

Tweet Follow me New York Times“They have a legal duty as a regulated monopoly to provide power,” Mr. Court said. “Why do we need them if they don’t keep the lights on?” The California Public Utilities Commission said it routinely conducted reviews after utilities cut customers …PG&E defends decision to shut off power...

Tweet Follow me Marin Independent JournalAn MCE official calls the California Public Utilities Commission’s decision last week to require customers to pay more in exit fees to investor-owned Pacific Gas & Electric Co. a flawed approach that unfairly shifts costs to customers. But CEO Dawn … …read more Source:: CPUC...

Tweet Follow me California OKs Natural Gas Utility Methane Reduction ProgramNatural Gas IntelligenceThe California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) unanimously approved individual two-year utility compliance plans from SoCalGas for $234 million, Pacific Gas and Electric Co. (PG&E) for $66 million, San Diego Gas and Electric Co. for $12.3 million … and more …read more Source:: CPUC News By Google News ...

Tweet Follow me Progressive Rail Roading“These fatalities were totally preventable,” said CPUC Commissioner Liane Randolph. “Our investigation found numerous and egregious safety violations by BART. We cannot undo the harm to [the track workers] or their families. What we can do is to make … …read more Source::...

Tweet Follow me Daily Energy InsiderThe CPUC adopted the decisions, it said, to prevent customers who remain with an investor-owned utility from having to pay costs the utility incurred on behalf of customers who left the utility to become customers of a CCA or Direct Access provider and … …read more Source:: CPUC News By...

Tweet Follow me Los Angeles TimesPG&E asked customers to learn whether their home or business is in or near a high fire-threat area on the California Public Utilities Commission Fire-Threat District map. It also asked customers to update their contact information at pge.com …PG&E Notifying Customers in Parts of 12 Counties About...

Tweet Follow me PUC ruling to raise fees for community choice customersDavis EnterpriseA decision on Thursday by the California Public Utilities Commission will raise the fees paid by customers who leave investor-owned utilities like PG&E for community choice aggregation programs like the local Valley Clean Energy Alliance. Thursday’s … …read more Source:: CPUC News By Google News ...

Tweet Follow me The People’s Vanguard of Davis(From Press Release) – The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) voted to approve controversial revisions to the Power Charge Indifference Adjustment (PCIA) at the October 11 Commission Voting Meeting. The PCIA is an “exit fee” charged by the … …read more Source::...

Tweet Follow me The San Diego Union-TribuneFor more than a few San Diego Gas & Electric customers, a summer of discontent has just wrapped up. Record heat in the San Diego area resulted in some residents seeing their monthly bills balloon and their complaints were compounded by a “high usage … and more …read more Source::...

Tweet Follow me CBS San FranciscoSAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – The California Public Utilities Commission at a meeting in San Francisco Thursday approved a revised fee calculation that will result in higher charges to customers who choose to buy their electricity from local governments …Choice to cost a little more in Californiapv magazine...

Tweet Follow me CPUC Approves Controversial Decision to Reform “Exit Fees” Paid by CCAsLexologyOn October 11, by a 5-0 vote, the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) approved Commissioner Peterman’s alternate proposed decision to reform the Power Charge Indifference Adjustment (PCIA). The PCIA fee is comprised of financial obligations … …read more Source:: CPUC News By Google News ...

Tweet Follow me Sacramento BeeThe first black woman to be the chief judge at the California Public Utilities Commission lost a bid to reclaim her job this week when the State Personnel Board rejected her argument that she experienced racial discrimination and whistleblower … and more …read more Source:: CPUC News By Google...

Tweet Follow me SFGateThe California Public Utilities Commission voted unanimously today to pass a proposal that the mayors of San Francisco, Oakland and San Jose condemned because they said it will hurt energy customers. “Today the California Public Utilities Commission …State energy board adds new fee to customers of services...

Tweet Follow me California Sets New Precedent to Cut More Greenhouse Gas Emissions from PipelinesEnvironmental Defense Fund(SAN FRANCISCO, CA) The California Public Utilities Commission today approved a sweeping new plan that radically changes how gas utilities will deal with intentional and unintentional leaks in their pipelines. Under the new plan, companies are required … …read more Source:: CPUC News By Google News ...

Tweet Follow me CBS San FranciscoThe California Public Utilities Commission is expected to consider a controversial fee on utility customers who select clean energy programs by cities over legacy power companies such as PG&E. Anne Makovec reports. (10/11/18) … …read more Source:: CPUC News By Google News ...

Tweet Follow me City to spend $250000 for pipeline test: San Carlos officials, CPUC work on next steps to ensure gas line is safeSan Mateo Daily JournalSan Carlos officials met with the California Public Utilities Commission yesterday over the next steps in validating the safety of a prominent city gas pipeline including the hiring of outside experts at a cost of $250,000. The CPUC will conduct its … …read more Source:: CPUC News By Google News ...

Tweet Follow me The San Diego Union-TribuneAfter a summer of record temperatures that left many San Diego Gas & Electric customers with high electricity bills, the utility told the Union-Tribune on Wednesday that it plans to go before the California Public Utilities Commission and ask for a … …read more Source:: CPUC...

Tweet Follow me Greentech MediaThat’s the upshot of a Tuesday ruling (PDF) from California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) administrative law judge Robert Mason, ordering Pacific Gas & Electric, Southern California Edison and San Diego Gas & Electric to reopen their Renewable … …read more Source:: CPUC News...