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Governor Newsom Announces Appointments

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today announced the following appointments: Katrina Salazar, 49, of Sacramento, has been reappointed…

CWA Wants Conditions on Frontier’s Bankruptcy Reorganization

The Communications Workers of America (CWA) is asking a Connecticut government agency to ensure Frontier Communications‘ bankruptcy…

Northern California utility finds latest CEO in Michigan

Embattled Northern California utility PG&E Corp. has lured away the top executive at Michigan’s largest power provider…

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Demand A Freeze on PG&E Rates Dec. 3 and 17

Can PG&E Make 2020 Any Worse? PG&E is trying to stick it to you one last time in 2020.  The greedy company is capping off a year of murder convictions,

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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

Power At Home: Report on Utility Sh...

What happened to the 29,800 Contra Costa families who were permanently shut off by PG&E?  Read TURN’s report on energy insecurity and homelessness and recommendations for justice-driven policies that keep


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