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Remembering Bill Marcus

The highly respected and long-time energy economist Bill Marcus passed away earlier this year after a battle with prostate cancer.

“He was the most effective and influential utility regulatory advocate ever,” Ralph Cavanagh NRDC Energy co-director, Climate & Clean Energy Program, said.

June 28, 2021|

Remote Meeting on Diablo Canyon Limits Public Comment

In place of the usual annual public meeting in San Luis Obispo for updates on the Diablo Canyon Nuclear Power Plant, the Nuclear Regulatory Commission conducted a remote meeting May 14. But the agency opted to discuss it along with 9 other nuclear power plants in region 10, limiting public input on […]

June 7, 2021|

State Utility Regulators Call For 11.5 GW of New Resources by 2026

Two competing California Public Utilities Commission proposals would require utilities, community energy and other provider investments in a combined 11,500 megawatts to come online between 2023 and 2026 to ensure a solid and far less polluting grid. About one tenth would come from fossil-fueled power.

One proposal, by Administrative […]

May 25, 2021|
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