Gov. Gavin Newsom on Dec. 30 reappointed Marybel Batjer as president of the California Public Utilities Commission. Her second term ends Jan. 1, 2027. Batjer was originally appointed as CPUC president on July 12, 2019, by Newsom and was sworn in on Aug. 16 of that year. The position requires… Read More

Western energy price movement was nominal, if not tame, following the flip of the calendar to 2021. Demand was sufficiently soft that additions were made to California natural gas storage during the Dec. 31 through Jan. 7 trading period. Read More