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By David Lazarus, Contact Reporter for LA Times   Imagine if you had to pay extra to not have anchovies on your…

  Frontier Communications' bumpy takeover of Verizon's landlines in California raises a question about the fate of the state's other…

  SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Twenty-two members of the California legislature have signed a letter to the California Public Utilities Commission…

  Seeking to capitalize upon Californians' growing use of Internet-based phone service, telephone giant AT&T is asking state lawmakers to…

Southern California Gas Co. and San Diego Gas & Electric want to build a 65-mile pipeline and pass on the…

  San Diego Gas & Electric residential customers are paying slightly less for natural gas than they were at this…

  TURN has been a leader in legislative efforts to require California’s regulated utilities purchase more renewable energy.  TURN’s support…

California became a right-to-dry state with Governor Jerry Brown's signature Assembly Bill 1448. This legislation, sponsored by TURN. would allow tenants…

California regulators have turned down a $654 million proposal to build 25,100 electric-vehicle charging stations in Pacific Gas & Electric…

Wed., Aug. 26, San Francisco--TURN today said that a proposed investigation into the culture of PG&E by the California Public…

Senator Leno’s CPUC Reform Bill Passes Key Assembly Committee July 13, 2015 SB 660 Limits the Powers of the CPUC…

  Friday, July 3, San Francisco--A scheme approved by the CPUC today will give energy hogs a break at the…

  NATIONAL- Malkia Cyril, Executive Director at the Center for Media Justice and the Media Action Grassroots Network, TURN's Ana Montes…

  SDG&E & Edison Execs to Profit from Elimination of Conservation Incentives   June 16, 2015, San Francisco--SDG&E executives are…

TURN said today a proposal by California Public Utilities Commissioner Mike Florio to continue conservation rates, and reject fixed charges,…

    By Sammy Roth, May 20, 2015 How much you pay for electricity could soon depend on when you…

Do you want businesses to secretly record your phone calls with them? If not, we've got good news for you! …

  SACRAMENTO, Calif., April 14, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Six California privacy and consumer groups have called on members of the US…

  SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – Five years after a deadly natural-gas explosion in suburban San Francisco, California’s oversight of utilities’…

  SAN FRANCISCO -- State regulators slapped PG&E with a record-setting $1.6 billion penalty Thursday for causing the fatal gas-pipeline…
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