Consumer Group Criticizes Smart Meter Study

TURN urges more transparency on smart meters A utilities consumer advocacy agency says it is being stonewalled on smart meters by the very group hired to investigate the devices. The

Consumer Group Appeals Oakley Power Plant Approval

The Schwarzenegger CPUC ignored the law in approving PG&E’s unnecessary plant. OAKLEY—A consumer advocate group is asking a California court to overturn regulators’ approval of a planned PG&E power plant

Obama Picks John Bryson to be Next Commerce Secretary

Do richly retired utility executives make good commerce secretaries? By nominating former Edison International executive John E. Bryson to be his next Commerce secretary, President Obama continued his outreach to

PG&E Leaves Customers in the Dark

PG&E Shuts off innocent consumers without any notice or explanation. SAN FRANCISCO (CBS 5)—A Bay Area family was expecting a new power meter from Pacific Gas & Electric Co. Instead,

PG&E Gets PUC OK To Charge Customers More

Lax CPUC authorizes PG&E profits from garbage. After months of delay, California regulators on Thursday gave Pacific Gas and Electric Co. permission to raise the revenue it collects from its