Elizaveta Malashenko, Deputy Executive Director of Safety and Enforcement Policy at the California Public Utilities Commission, is leaving the job, CPUC officials said at the commission's Dec. 19 meeting. Malashenko was a safety panelist at energy committee hearings at the State Legislature … Read More

The public-safety power shut-offs have ended, but the nights are still long . . . and so we present our annual tradition of energy-themed carols to help see everyone through. NewsData will be closed the week of Dec. 23 through Dec. 27, and we will resume our usual publishing schedule the wee… Read More

The Arizona Corporation Commission at its Dec. 11 meeting denied utility requests to establish two-year contract lengths for agreements between utilities and small power-generation facilities that qualify under a 41-year-old federal law intended to encourage energy independence through fossi… Read More