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New Fees for Removal of Smart Meters Targeted

PG&E’s Smart Meter Opt Out is way too pricey. A newly-approved state policy allows PG&E customers to refuse installation of Smart Meters, suspected of being a health hazard, on their

Renewable Energy Costs Are Starting to Come Down

The real promise of renewable energy: clean, green AND affordable The price of renewable power contracts signed by California utilities more than doubled from 2003 through 2011 but has now

PUC, PG&E Revive $3 Million Records Settlement

Bad record keeping is just the tip of the iceberg State regulators and Pacific Gas and Electric Co. have revived a $3 million settlement over the utility’s failure to produce

Consumer Advocates Want SDG&E Plan Short-Circuited

Should customers pay for SDG&E’s negligence? SAN DIEGO — The Northern California-based Utility Reform Network, TURN, says it is time for the California Public Utilities Commission to reject SDG&E’s proposal

PG&E Accused of Trying to Profit From Explosion

TURN and Assemblymember Jerry Hill Say PG&E Should Pay For, Not Profit From, Pipeline Safety SAN BRUNO, Calif. (KGO)—The pipeline disaster in San Bruno 16 months ago exposed many problems