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What We’re Up Against

Join the fight against special interest lawmaking! The agents of the 1% have put their full weight behind AT&T’s deregulation bill, SB 1161 (Padilla). The bill mirrors legislation AT&T has

CPUC President Accused of Bias

TURN today demanded that CPUC President Michael Peevey immediately recuse himself from a case in which he played a central role in soliciting a $150 million utility proposal, and is

PUC President to Oversee Possible Fines of PG&E

The decision of California Public Utilities Commission President Michael Peevey to personally oversee a key inquiry into possible fines against PG&E for the 2010 San Bruno pipeline disaster was denounced

CPUC President Appoints Self in San Bruno Probe

Michael Peevey appoints himself to head the San Bruno investigation. The head of the state Public Utilities Commission—faulted by critics for its lax safety oversight during his tenure—has put himself

Energy Efficiency Programs Continue, Controversy Remains

Utilities turn energy efficiency into a slush fund. The California Public Utilities Commission’s president will push to continue fully funding energy efficiency programs, despite the Legislature’s recent failure to extend