Customer premise energy storage technologies eyed.
A 7 percent increase okayed.
CARB seeking 7 cents/kWh for EV charging.
Little agreement on price signals.
Electric vehicles cited as driver for distribution system upgrades.
As the city council remembers the little people in the drive to renewable energy.
It would raise utility revenue requirements too.
Dispute continues over a muni rate hike and its transfer of money to the city's general fund.
Program to begin next month.
In bellwether struggle over paying to decarbonize the economy.
Rate hike said needed to prevent cash flow problems at city hall.
Utility would move from five to three tiers.
Level could fall from 20 percent to 15 percent by 2014.
For a half million business customers.
Preaching utility consumer programs.