Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) is asking the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) for permission to recover $899 million from its customers, to cover wildfire mitigation investments, before
The California Public Utilities Commission ruled Thursday that profit margins will remain the same at the state’s major utilities, denying the companies the higher shareholder returns they had sought.
California regulators looked into the changing nature of retail electric choice and heard many competing voices among consumer advocates, industry representatives, service providers and other interests.
The Public Utilities Commission
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.