Gov. Brown, Lawmakers Announce Plan To Reform Utility RegulatorGov. Jerry Brown has reached a deal with lawmakers on proposed legislation to improve transparency and make other reforms at the embattled California Public Utilities Commission.
PG&E Removes 3 Officials For Improper Communications With State Regulators In Rate CasePG&E said its probe found improper emails last January between PG&E and the commission over the assignment of state officials to decide a rate case involving PG&E.
California Regulators Approve PG&E Rate HikeCalifornia regulators have approved a nearly $2.4 billion rate hike for Pacific Gas and Electric Co. customers that will see the typical customer's monthly bill increase by $7.50 starting in the fall.
$17.25 Million Fine Proposed For PG&E Misleading Records About Old PipelinesThe California Public Utilities Commission on Monday said it received the proposal from commissioner Mark Ferron; an earlier proposal called for 6.75 million in fines for the violations.
California Adopts Car-Sharing Service RegulationsWeb-based car-sharing companies will have to make sure drivers undergo training and criminal background checks and have commercial liability insurance under rules approved Thursday by California regulators.
Fed Court Rules Electricity Rebates Due In Calif.Regulators say California electricity consumers could see up to $2 billion in new refunds from energy wholesalers that profited from the state's 2000-2001 energy crisis if a federal judge's recommendation holds up under review.
Panel Blasts PG&E And State RegulatorsA high-level, independent probing last year's deadly California pipeline explosion says urgent reforms are needed to fix ongoing problems at the pipeline company and inside a state utility commission.
PG&E Questioned For Using Erasable Ink On RecordsPacific Gas and Electric Co. records show California regulators questioned the utility about its record-keeping practices several years before the San Bruno pipeline explosion, when they found the company was writing key documents in erasable ink.
Call Kurtis Investigation: Rogue MoversOne team of producers, two days gathering goods, junk, and personal belongings, and two three-bedroom homes -- why?