Consumer Advocates Appointed To Utilities Commission

Utility consumer advocates have secured influential roles on California government bodies, potentially helping the state buck years of policies that activists have criticized as too friendly to the energy industry.

Utility Reform May Be On The Horizon

Gov. Brown expected to appoint a new regulator this week to police power companies. TURN is looking for independent commissioners who have the guts and the backbone to stand up

PG&E Increased Pressure on Pipelines Temporarily

PG&E has been temporarily increasing the pressure on some natural gas transmission lines to their maximum limit since 2003, including the San Bruno pipeline that exploded, but refuses to say

Lax CPUC To Give Utilities Xmas Windfall

Commission laxity is turning energy efficiency into a windfall for the utility companies. Rewarding inadequacy with millions in unearned bonuses sends the wrong message, not only to the companies but

Is PG&E Calling the Shots at the CPUC?

Proposed Oakley Power Plant Is Not Needed For Immediate Release From The Utility Reform Network TURN, The Utility Reform Network, strongly opposes the proposed new PG&E power generating plant in

TURN Statement on PG&E Gas Explosion

  The tragic explosion of a PG&E transmission line in San Bruno that killed 4 people, destroyed about 40 homes and injured scores of people may have been avoidable. If