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PG&E defends controversial rate increases that took effect Monday

Rate increases took effect Monday for residential customers of Pacific Gas and Electric Co. that the company said were mostly a response…

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Raising Rates for Essential Needs During COVID is Wrong

PG&E, SDG&E and SoCal Edison are rapidly raising rates for essential heat and light despite the COVID crisis.   With lower-income Californians already bearing the brunt of the pandemic and resultant

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Beware of Phone Scammers

  by TURN Managing Attorney Christine Mailloux   I was working in my office and I received a call on my Spectrum cable VoIP landline phone line, that I primarily

Keep the Lights ON!  Request to Fu...

TURN, The Redwood Community Action Agency, ACCES, Centro La Familia Advocacy Services, The Central Valley Urban Institute and CARA tell the Governor Utility Debt Relief is urgently needed.    


Electric companies are allowed to shut off power throughout their territories when the weather causes high risk of fires sparked by their equipment.  During a planned power shut off, landline