California utilities panel weighs decision on challenge to rate-reduction bond plan
- California Public Utilities Commission mulls hearing over rate-reduction bonds. Berkman, Leslie // Bond Buyer;10/17/97, Vol. 322 Issue 30254, p3
Reports on the California Public Utilities Commission's possible hearing of a legal challenge to its plans to sell rate-reduction bonds. Plan of the consumer advocacy group Utility Reform Network to take the issue directly to the California Supreme Court; Shift in fiscal responsibility from the...
- California. Marois, Michael B. // Bond Buyer;09/05/97, Vol. 321 Issue 30224, p32
Reports on San Francisco-based consumer advocacy group Consumers Union's criticism of the California Public Utilities Commission's approval of a $7.3 billion electric-rate reduction bond deal. Approval of bond applications of state's three major private utilities; Impact of the bond deal on...
- Rate Plan Proposed for Calif. Power Sale. Finestone, Deborah // Bond Buyer;7/20/2001, Vol. 337 Issue 31185, p3
Reports on the California Public Utilities Commission's release of a draft rate agreement for the state Department of Water Resources' (DWR) bid to sell power purchase revenue bonds. Amount of the bonds to be issued by DWR; Plans of the commission to cover the department's costs related to the...
- California PUC unveils competition, investment plan. O'Shea, Dan // Telephony;12/13/93, Vol. 225 Issue 24, p1
Reports on the California Public Utilities Commission's report proposing several regulatory reforms and programs to stimulate spending on infrastructure improvements. Schedule for the proposal's review in the California legislature; Proposals of the `Enhancing California's Competitive Strength:...
- California gropes towards competitive electricity pricing. // Modern Power Systems;Jul95, Vol. 15 Issue 7, p11
Reports on the California Public Utilities Commission's proposal of setting up an independent system operator to control the purchase of electricity for the California system. Power of customers to buy directly from utilities; Advantages.
- CPUC adopts landmark restructuring plan. Warkentin, Denise // Electric Light & Power;Feb96, Vol. 74 Issue 2, p1
Reports on the California Public Utilities Commission's adoption of a plan that will create a competitive utility market structure. Competition and consumer choice; Regulation of terms, rates and conditions of utility services not subject to competition.
- Utilities Get OK to Again Buy Power. Jones, Ren�e Beasley // San Diego Business Journal;11/4/2002, Vol. 23 Issue 44, p32
Reports on the approval of the California Public Utilities Commission to allow several firms to begin buying power. Removal of the state from energy-buying services; Plans of San Diego Gas and Electric Co. to buy electricity; Effects of the deregulation law in the electric industry.
- California intraLATA competition gets the green light. Mason, Charles F. // Telephony;9/27/93, Vol. 225 Issue 13, p7
Reports on the California Public Utilities Commission's (PUC) vote to set basic rates for the state's local exchange carriers (LEC). Discussion on requiring LECs to offer customers pre-subscription rights; Warner AxS' construction of a telecommunications network in San Diego; PUC's awarding of...
- Allegations of impropriety delay Calif. toll competition. Mason, Charles F. // Telephony;10/11/93, Vol. 225 Issue 15, p1
Reports on California regulators' suspension of a decision to expand competition in the state's intraLATA toll markets due to allegations of impropriety. Public Utilities Commission's use of outside technical experts employed by interested companies; Suggestions of a policy nature while rules...