The California Department of Water Resources requested an increase in the "nonbypassable charge" in the state's wildfire fund to make up for a fund shortage last year. DWR asked the California Public Utilities Commission to order certain investor-owned utilities to increase the charge from $… Read More

The Golden State shines within the public sphere for making great strides in decarbonizing its electric grid, but there is an uncomfortable reality underneath the glow—a whole lot of diesel generation is being built. Read More

The shut-in of the Aliso Canyon natural gas storage facility continued supporting Western energy prices. Both natural gas and power prices generally ended higher at the end of Sept. 30 to Oct. 7 trading. Read More

Scott Coe—a public-power leader who started under the Greatest Generation, rose to leadership among boomers, and has led organizations with boomers, millennials and maybe even zoomers—joins Matthew Schroettnig. Read more