California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) President Marybel Batjer says the state will not let skyrocketing electricity rates threaten reliability or the state’s policy goals.
But affordability is a growing concern
California’s electricity prices are growing so high that they threaten the state’s ability to convince enough people to ditch fossil fuel-powered cars and appliances, new research says.
The state’s electric
Fingers are pointing in all directions. From renewables to unneeded generation to large and sometimes rural populations, the cause of California’s alarmingly high and forever increasing electric rates is finally
SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) —
Most residential customers in California will see their electricity bills increase under a new rate structure passed Friday by state regulators.
The Public Utilities Commission unanimously
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.