California officials are serious about making sure that communication networks don’t fail again during this year’s wildfire season if power is shut off.
State utility regulators have proposed a 72-hour
In a three-hour long question and answer session, executives from every major telecom company in California — including AT&T, Verizon and T-Mobile — addressed the California Public Utilities Commission about
A CPUC study has concluded that phone service in California is deteriorating. Key findings include:
Deteriorating service quality. The quality of AT&T and Frontier voice services has steadily declined over
Californians displaced by last month’s devastating wildfires may get a little help dealing with their monthly utility bills, if state regulators approve a package of emergency consumer protection measures Thursday.
Raising Rates for Essential Needs During COVID is Wrong
With lower-income Californians bearing the brunt of the pandemic economically, utilities are still rapidly raising rates for essential heat and light despite the COVID crisis. Constantly raising rates is wrong.