Southern California Edison (SCE) wants to spend approximately $3 million over three years to purchase 5 MW of hydropower from Oregon’s Bonneville Power Administration (BPA) in a first-of-its-kind deal that
California regulators have taken the biggest step forward yet to clarify what grid modernization is, how to prioritize technology deployments and what costs are appropriate.
A new framework, prompted by
California Gov. Gavin Newsom’s “strike force” on utilities and wildfires Friday called for the state to limit the liability that utilities face when their equipment sparks destructive blazes, while reforming
Clean-energy advocates advanced legislation Wednesday that aims to make it easier for Californians to use solar power despite concerns about the possible impact on customers who remain fully reliant on
Seven million electric cars on the road. Thirty percent of heating systems in homes and businesses powered by electricity. And 80 percent of California’s electricity generated by climate-friendly power sources
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.