Energy News for the California Market

Fraud alert: Some people being ‘slammed’ by having their utilities switched

By: Woodland Daily Democrat |

Woodland residents are being warned about utility service providers who are switching customer’s gas or electric service without consent or authorization.

District Attorney Jeff Reisig reported that some people have filed complaints with his office, saying they didn’t know that their service provider was switched until they received […]

2019-08-06T13:59:38-05:00August 6th, 2019|California Market|

FERC summer outlook flags California, Texas as posing potential reliability problems

By: Jasmin Melvin |

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission will maintain its watchful eye on the West this summer as the risk for wildfires adds to stresses on that system. It also intends to monitor the Texas grid for reliability challenges stemming from that region’s tight power supplies, staff said in their […]

2019-05-20T08:48:46-05:00May 20th, 2019|California Market, Texas Market|

Certain California Residents will See Increases in their Utility Bills

By: Marivic Cabural Summers |

The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) decided to revise the fee for certain utility customers across the state.

On Thursday, the CPUC said the revised fee called Power Charge Indifference Adjustment (PCIA) will affect Community Choice Aggregation (CCA) and Direct Access customers. These California residents will see increases in […]

2018-10-15T15:55:57-05:00October 15th, 2018|California Market|