California's highest-ranking energy officials this week said they will need to work together to avoid rolling electricity blackouts in the state this summer, while concerns about large diesel generator usage and enhanced natural gas power plant capacity continue to pound on agency doors.
Wholesale market prices were higher in the California Independent System Operator in the fourth quarter of 2020 compared with the same period a year prior, the Department of Market Monitoring said in a new report. Average five-minute prices were lower than both 15-minute and day-ahead prices… Read More
California's regulations around rooftop solar are due for a possible major shake-up with new legislation that would establish a new net-energy metering tariff with a "grid access charge"—an idea that has drawn rapid condemnation from solar advocates. Read More
Southern California Gas Co. is wrapping up maintenance activities at the Honor Rancho storage facility, putting upward pressure on regional natural gas prices. Read More