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2014-06-19 12:24:08

Energy Upgrade California(TM) launches campaign to help save water and energy SACRAMENTO, Calif., June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With the state in a severe drought, Energy Upgrade California(TM) is launching a campaign to educate Californians on how saving water can also save energy to make sure we have both the water and energy needed for the future. Developed in partnership with Save Our Water, the multimedia campaign will be seen by millions throughout the state. Saving water and energy is...

2014-06-19 00:20:37

SAN FRANCISCO, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pacific Gas and Electric Company is urging the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) to provide the resources necessary to maintain safe and reliable gas and electric service while still keeping customer bills below the national average. Today, a proposed decision was issued in PG&E's General Rate Case pending before the CPUC. This case, filed in 2012, covers the revenue PG&E needs to safely and reliably operate, maintain and...

2014-06-16 20:20:37

SAN DIEGO, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE) today declared a quarterly dividend of $0.66 per share of common stock. The current dividend is payable July 15, 2014, to shareholders of record on July 1, 2014. Sempra Energy, based in San Diego, is a Fortune 500 energy services holding company with 2013 revenues of approximately $10.5 billion. The Sempra Energy companies' 17,000 employees serve more than 31 million consumers worldwide....

2014-06-16 16:21:26

SAN FRANCISCO, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) today reminded residential and business customers served by the 415 area code that they need to prepare for the introduction of the new 628 area code overlay. The 628 area code will be added, or overlaid, to the 415 regions to ensure businesses and consumers have access to telephone numbers from their wireline and wireless carrier of choice. With the 415/628 area code overlay, customers must dial...

2014-05-20 12:24:57

Energy Management Education Helps California "Stay Golden" SACRAMENTO, Calif., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With the state facing a near-record drought and a summer expected to be hotter than normal, elected leaders joined with the California Public Utilities Commission, California Energy Commission, and regional leaders throughout California today to kick off a new statewide education campaign, Energy Upgrade California. At events in Los Angeles, Sacramento, San Diego, and San...

2014-05-07 20:22:10

Energy Upgrade California Launches Two Week Contest To Find The Bear SACRAMENTO, Calif., May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Our beloved state bear is taking on another role for California, as he climbs down from his high-flying position on the state flag to spread the word about the importance of energy management. Traveling across the state for the next two weeks, our state bear will share ways Californians can take steps to save money by using power more efficiently. To support the...

2014-05-01 12:37:33

Free Cell Phone Plans Available to Qualified Low-income Families PANORAMA CITY, Calif., May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) and Telscape Communications held a kickoff event to announce the statewide expansion of the California LifeLine Wireless Program for eligible households. While celebrating California LifeLine's 30th year, the CPUC makes affordable access to 21st century communications technology and services real and tangible for...

2014-03-31 16:21:41

Average $35 credit the result of State's program to fight climate change SAN FRANCISCO, March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) and California Air Resources Board today announced that millions of California households will see a credit averaging $35 on their April electricity bills thanks to a State program to fight climate change by reducing greenhouse gas emissions. California consumers can save even more money by investing the bill savings...

2014-03-27 20:20:33

SAN DIEGO, March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) today executed a joint settlement with Southern California Edison (SCE), The Utility Reform Network (TURN) and the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) Office of Ratepayer Advocates (ORA) which, if approved, would resolve the CPUC's current inquiry into the June 2013 retirement of the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station (SONGS). Last year, SCE, as the majority owner and operator of SONGS,...

2014-03-13 20:22:53

SAN FRANCISCO, March 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Following a decision by state regulators today, PG&E will begin reaching out to owners of master-metered mobile home parks (MHPs) in Northern and Central California for a three-year voluntary pilot program to install new gas and electric service for their residents. The statewide pilot program, ordered by the California Public Utilities Commission, closely follows a proposal put forward by PG&E last year to upgrade public safety...


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