TITLE

Calif. PUC Denies It Stalled on Ending Direct Access

AUTHOR(S)
Finestone, Deborah
PUB. DATE
October 2001
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;10/23/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31249, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the denial of accusations by the California Public Utilities Commission that it stalled on ending the direct access mechanism that will allow utility customers to buy electricity from companies other than the utility. Impact of non-compliance of state directives by the utility company on its customers; Arguments given by the commission in its defense; Charges made by state Treasurer Philip Angelides regarding direct customers.
ACCESSION #
8582466

 

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