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The Sacramento Bee
Will California Public Utilities Commission get the reform message?action. An even more important example is the Assembly’s strongly bipartisan,
Will California Public Utilities Commission get the reform message?
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 46 minutes ago
action. An even more important example is the Assembly’s strongly bipartisan, 61-9 vote in June to overhaul the California Public Utilities Commission. The PUC, like the State Bar, has become arrogantly insular, riven by scandal and too cozy with... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Boulder may annex city-owned properties as part of utility planbelieve, will save the city money and bolster its case for a municipal electric
Boulder may annex city-owned properties as part of utility plan
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted an hour ago
believe, will save the city money and bolster its case for a municipal electric utility. In November, the Colorado Public Utilities Commission prolonged the city's municipalization bid by ruling that Boulder could not acquire Xcel Energy... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
PG&E gas line testing nearly done in Shasta Countyutility was fined $1.6 billion after the explosion for not keeping good records
PG&E gas line testing nearly done in Shasta County
The Record Searchlight / Posted 2 hours ago
utility was fined $1.6 billion after the explosion for not keeping good records of its inspections. But the California Public Utilities Commission did not order the company to do more inspections, said Constance Gordon, a spokeswoman for the... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Prosecutor tells jury PG&E was a company driven by greedeight people and destroyed 38 homes in San Bruno’s Crestmoor neighborhood. PG&E
Prosecutor tells jury PG&E was a company driven by greed
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 hours ago
eight people and destroyed 38 homes in San Bruno’s Crestmoor neighborhood. PG&E, already fined $1.6 billion by the state Public Utilities Commission for the explosion, faces an additional $562 million in fines if convicted of all criminal... Read more
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Business Wire
PG&E, Labor and Environmental Groups to Continue Ongoing Discussions With Select Parties on Diablo Canyon Joint Proposalenvironmental groups, today announced they would delay for two weeks the planne
PG&E, Labor and Environmental Groups to Continue Ongoing Discussions With Select Parties on Diablo Canyon Joint Proposal
Business Wire / Posted 6 hours ago
environmental groups, today announced they would delay for two weeks the planned July 28, 2016, filing with the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) of their Joint Proposal to increase investment in energy efficiency, renewables and... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Group taking PUC to court over Efficiency Maine budgetCourt over a three-year spending plan for efficiency measures in the state. Th
Group taking PUC to court over Efficiency Maine budget
Bangor Daily News / Posted 6 hours ago
Court over a three-year spending plan for efficiency measures in the state. The Conservation Law Foundation says the Maine Public Utilities Commission approved a budget that was lower than state law requires. Efficiency Maine uses funds collected... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Sting reveals limo drivers posing as Uber drivers to make quick cashbut a series of stings shows you might not really know who is behind the wheel.
Sting reveals limo drivers posing as Uber drivers to make quick cash
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted yesterday
but a series of stings shows you might not really know who is behind the wheel. Documents obtained by Denver7 show the Public Utilities Commission, the state agency that oversees fares, conducted a series of stings starting in March of... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
San Diego Taxi Union Wants City To Better Regulate Uber, Lyfta zero or low-emissions vehicle and pass a criminal background check, among a l
San Diego Taxi Union Wants City To Better Regulate Uber, Lyft
KPBS San Diego / Posted yesterday
a zero or low-emissions vehicle and pass a criminal background check, among a list of other requirements. The California Public Utilities Commission regulates ride-share services, also called transportation network companies, and earlier this... Read more
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U.S. Department of Energy
FACT SHEET: Obama Administration Announces Federal and Private Sector Actions to Accelerate Electric Vehicle Adoption in the United Statesand incentives with its 1.4 million customers. San Diego Gas & Electric recent
FACT SHEET: Obama Administration Announces Federal and Private Sector Actions to Accelerate Electric Vehicle Adoption in the United States
U.S. Department of Energy / Posted yesterday
and incentives with its 1.4 million customers. San Diego Gas & Electric recently received approval from the California Public Utilities Commission to install 3,500 charging stations at 350 locations in San Diego County. Southern California... Read more
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FOX News
Desperately seeking drivers, Uber and Lyft offer car optionsat Bankrate, of Uber's Xchange leasing program. The deals have also caught som
Desperately seeking drivers, Uber and Lyft offer car options
FOX News / Posted yesterday
at Bankrate, of Uber's Xchange leasing program. The deals have also caught some regulators' attention. The California Public Utilities Commission is probing whether some of these leasing and renting arrangements run afoul of its requirement... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Evidentiary hearings to be held on proposed power plant) reports that the first round of hearings are set to run Monday, Tuesday and W
Evidentiary hearings to be held on proposed power plant
ABC 6 Providence / Posted yesterday
) reports that the first round of hearings are set to run Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday before the state Public Utilities Commission in Warwick. The hearings will focus on whether the regional electric grid needs the 900-megawatt... Read more
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Colorado Daily
Boulder hopes to move Xcel off long-term commitment to coalbid and still declare victory? It's possible that Boulder stays on its origina
Boulder hopes to move Xcel off long-term commitment to coal
Colorado Daily / Posted 2 days ago
bid and still declare victory? It's possible that Boulder stays on its original course and, with the blessing of the state Public Utilities Commission, creates a local utility through which it can attempt to hack away at emissions more aggressively... Read more
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The Maui News
PUC studies proposed Young Brothers shipping rate increaseOn April 12, Young Brothers applied for a rate increase to the Hawaii Public Ut
PUC studies proposed Young Brothers shipping rate increase
The Maui News / Posted 2 days ago
On April 12, Young Brothers applied for a rate increase to the Hawaii Public Utilities Commission. However, the application has been suspended while the PUC investigates it and conducts public hearings across the state. The longtime interisland... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Boulder hopes to move Xcel off long-term commitment to coalbid and still declare victory? It's possible that Boulder stays on its origina
Boulder hopes to move Xcel off long-term commitment to coal
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 2 days ago
bid and still declare victory? It's possible that Boulder stays on its original course and, with the blessing of the state Public Utilities Commission, creates a local utility through which it can attempt to hack away at emissions more aggressively... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
More help available to buy wood pellet boilers, furnacesand businesses interested in installing wood pellet boilers and furnaces will b
More help available to buy wood pellet boilers, furnaces
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 3 days ago
and businesses interested in installing wood pellet boilers and furnaces will be eligible for more financial help. The Public Utilities Commission has approved increases in incentive levels to 40 percent of the total heating system and... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Boulder hopes to move Xcel off long-term commitment to coalbid and still declare victory? It's possible that Boulder stays on its origina
Boulder hopes to move Xcel off long-term commitment to coal
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 3 days ago
bid and still declare victory? It's possible that Boulder stays on its original course and, with the blessing of the state Public Utilities Commission, creates a local utility through which it can attempt to hack away at emissions more aggressively... Read more
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TribLIVE
Uber, Lyft offer car rental, lease options to lure drivers; critics call prices predatoryanalyst at Bankrate, of Uber's Xchange leasing program. The deals have caught
Uber, Lyft offer car rental, lease options to lure drivers; critics call prices predatory
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
analyst at Bankrate, of Uber's Xchange leasing program. The deals have caught regulators' attention. The California Public Utilities Commission is probing whether some of the leasing and renting arrangements run afoul of its requirement that... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Power line work to impact Pioneer Trail trafficGolden Bear Trail. The work is expected to continue through mid-October, and wi
Power line work to impact Pioneer Trail traffic
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 4 days ago
Golden Bear Trail. The work is expected to continue through mid-October, and will be completed next year. The California Public Utilities Commission requires an electric utility to provide undergrounding allocations each year for converting... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Desperately seeking drivers, Uber and Lyft offer car optionsat Bankrate, of Uber's Xchange leasing program. The deals have also caught som
Desperately seeking drivers, Uber and Lyft offer car options
Brandon Sun / Posted 4 days ago
at Bankrate, of Uber's Xchange leasing program. The deals have also caught some regulators' attention. The California Public Utilities Commission is probing whether some of these leasing and renting arrangements run afoul of its requirement... Read more
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Santa Monica Mirror
Spinning Solar Power to Conserve Energy– a coalition of the Greater Los Angeles region’s natural gas and electric util
Spinning Solar Power to Conserve Energy
Santa Monica Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
– a coalition of the Greater Los Angeles region’s natural gas and electric utilities, in partnership with the California Public Utilities Commission and local city governments, and features events on select Wednesday evenings until... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Concord Steam Corp. to cease operations by May 2017down in the future. Concord Steam Corp. officials announced Thursday that it w
Concord Steam Corp. to cease operations by May 2017
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 4 days ago
down in the future. Concord Steam Corp. officials announced Thursday that it would cease operations by May 2017 if the Public Utilities Commission approves a plan for Liberty Utilities to purchase the company for $1.9 million. Peter... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
FirstEnergy to close parts of 2 coal-fired power plants in Ohioto protect these workers and their communities as the change takes place." Mea
FirstEnergy to close parts of 2 coal-fired power plants in Ohio
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
to protect these workers and their communities as the change takes place." Meanwhile, there are cases pending before the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio that would provide additional income to First Energy, and, to a lesser extent, American... Read more
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Boise Weekly
Plan for Second Power Line for Sun Valley Might Soon See Light of DaySun Valley regarding those costs. No official meeting date is set, but the Moun
Plan for Second Power Line for Sun Valley Might Soon See Light of Day
Boise Weekly / Posted 4 days ago
Sun Valley regarding those costs. No official meeting date is set, but the Mountain Express that Idaho Power "is preparing to go to the Idaho Public Utilities Commission, potentially by the end of August, to apply for approval to build the proj... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Desperately seeking drivers, Uber and Lyft offer car optionsat Bankrate, of Uber's Xchange leasing program. The deals have also caught som
Desperately seeking drivers, Uber and Lyft offer car options
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
at Bankrate, of Uber's Xchange leasing program. The deals have also caught some regulators' attention. The California Public Utilities Commission is probing whether some of these leasing and renting arrangements run afoul of its requirement... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Desperately seeking drivers, Uber and Lyft offer car optionsat Bankrate, of Uber's Xchange leasing program. The deals have also caught som
Desperately seeking drivers, Uber and Lyft offer car options
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 4 days ago
at Bankrate, of Uber's Xchange leasing program. The deals have also caught some regulators' attention. The California Public Utilities Commission is probing whether some of these leasing and renting arrangements run afoul of its requirement... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Desperately seeking drivers, Uber and Lyft offer car optionsat Bankrate, of Uber's Xchange leasing program. The deals have also caught som
Desperately seeking drivers, Uber and Lyft offer car options
Silicon Valley / Posted 4 days ago
at Bankrate, of Uber's Xchange leasing program. The deals have also caught some regulators' attention. The California Public Utilities Commission is probing whether some of these leasing and renting arrangements run afoul of its requirement... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Desperately seeking drivers, Uber and Lyft offer car optionsat Bankrate, of Uber's Xchange leasing program. The deals have also caught som
Desperately seeking drivers, Uber and Lyft offer car options
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 4 days ago
at Bankrate, of Uber's Xchange leasing program. The deals have also caught some regulators' attention. The California Public Utilities Commission is probing whether some of these leasing and renting arrangements run afoul of its requirement... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Desperately seeking drivers, Uber and Lyft offer car optionsat Bankrate, of Uber's Xchange leasing program. The deals have also caught som
Desperately seeking drivers, Uber and Lyft offer car options
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 4 days ago
at Bankrate, of Uber's Xchange leasing program. The deals have also caught some regulators' attention. The California Public Utilities Commission is probing whether some of these leasing and renting arrangements run afoul of its requirement... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Desperately seeking drivers, Uber and Lyft offer car optionsat Bankrate, of Uber's Xchange leasing program. The deals have also caught som
Desperately seeking drivers, Uber and Lyft offer car options
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 4 days ago
at Bankrate, of Uber's Xchange leasing program. The deals have also caught some regulators' attention. The California Public Utilities Commission is probing whether some of these leasing and renting arrangements run afoul of its requirement... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Desperately seeking drivers, Uber and Lyft offer car optionsat Bankrate, of Uber’s Xchange leasing program. The deals have also caught som
Desperately seeking drivers, Uber and Lyft offer car options
The Seattle Times / Posted 4 days ago
at Bankrate, of Uber’s Xchange leasing program. The deals have also caught some regulators’ attention. The California Public Utilities Commission is probing whether some of these leasing and renting arrangements run afoul of its requirement... Read more
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Daily Herald
Desperately seeking drivers, Uber and Lyft offer car optionsat Bankrate, of Uber's Xchange leasing program. The deals have also caught som
Desperately seeking drivers, Uber and Lyft offer car options
Daily Herald / Posted 4 days ago
at Bankrate, of Uber's Xchange leasing program. The deals have also caught some regulators' attention. The California Public Utilities Commission is probing whether some of these leasing and renting arrangements run afoul of its requirement... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Desperately seeking drivers, Uber and Lyft offer car optionsat Bankrate, of Uber's Xchange leasing program. The deals have also caught som
Desperately seeking drivers, Uber and Lyft offer car options
KXXV Waco / Posted 4 days ago
at Bankrate, of Uber's Xchange leasing program. The deals have also caught some regulators' attention. The California Public Utilities Commission is probing whether some of these leasing and renting arrangements run afoul of its requirement... Read more
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The Mercury News
Desperately seeking drivers, Uber and Lyft offer car optionsat Bankrate, of Uber's Xchange leasing program. The deals have also caught som
Desperately seeking drivers, Uber and Lyft offer car options
The Mercury News / Posted 4 days ago
at Bankrate, of Uber's Xchange leasing program. The deals have also caught some regulators' attention. The California Public Utilities Commission is probing whether some of these leasing and renting arrangements run afoul of its requirement... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Desperately seeking drivers, Uber and Lyft offer car optionsat Bankrate, of Uber's Xchange leasing program. The deals have also caught som
Desperately seeking drivers, Uber and Lyft offer car options
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 4 days ago
at Bankrate, of Uber's Xchange leasing program. The deals have also caught some regulators' attention. The California Public Utilities Commission is probing whether some of these leasing and renting arrangements run afoul of its requirement... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Desperately seeking drivers, Uber and Lyft offer car optionsat Bankrate, of Uber's Xchange leasing program. The deals have also caught som
Desperately seeking drivers, Uber and Lyft offer car options
KTVN Reno / Posted 4 days ago
at Bankrate, of Uber's Xchange leasing program. The deals have also caught some regulators' attention. The California Public Utilities Commission is probing whether some of these leasing and renting arrangements run afoul of its requirement... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Tighter air board rules on gas industry please Porter Ranch evacueesto be more expensive than the air board’s estimates, which is problematic for p
Tighter air board rules on gas industry please Porter Ranch evacuees
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 5 days ago
to be more expensive than the air board’s estimates, which is problematic for power companies whose rates are set by the Public Utilities Commission. Power companies also want assurances that they won’t have to shut down operations entirely to... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for July 22officials from every served community. PG&E, on the other hand, is responsible
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for July 22
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 5 days ago
officials from every served community. PG&E, on the other hand, is responsible only to its shareholders and to its lapdog Public Utilities Commission. Did you see the notice in your last electric bill? PG&E is lowering residential rates 3.3... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Natural-gas marketer wants Ohio OK to verify utility change onlinenew contracts must be verified with a follow-up phone call. Now, natural-gas m
Natural-gas marketer wants Ohio OK to verify utility change online
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
new contracts must be verified with a follow-up phone call. Now, natural-gas marketer Kratos Gas and Power is asking the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio to make a change to that verification process. Consumer advocates and a competing gas... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Fruita celebrates its newest trailthe trail constructed required gaining access under the Union Pacific railroad,
Fruita celebrates its newest trail
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
the trail constructed required gaining access under the Union Pacific railroad, city officials said. Officials lobbied the Public Utilities Commission to gain the easement before the city had the blessing of the railroad, officials said. A typical... Read more
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The Mercury News
Sunnyvale: City raises water rates to make up for wholesalers' higher prices"The wholesalers also receive less revenue and have to raise rates." Sunnyvale
Sunnyvale: City raises water rates to make up for wholesalers' higher prices
The Mercury News / Posted 6 days ago
"The wholesalers also receive less revenue and have to raise rates." Sunnyvale's two wholesalers are the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission and the Santa Clara Valley Water District, both of which hiked prices. According to a blog from... Read more
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The Mercury News
East Palo Alto imposes development moratorium due to lack of waterare limited. It's also trying to buy water from other Bay Area cities and ask t
East Palo Alto imposes development moratorium due to lack of water
The Mercury News / Posted 6 days ago
are limited. It's also trying to buy water from other Bay Area cities and ask the city's main supplier, the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission, to increase its annual water allocation. But it's unclear how long it would take to buy water... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
San Onofre reactor leaked radiation after being misused, report saysEdison risked the lives of 8.5 million Southern Californians by redlining the U
San Onofre reactor leaked radiation after being misused, report says
Los Angeles Times / Posted 6 days ago
Edison risked the lives of 8.5 million Southern Californians by redlining the Unit 3 generators," he said. The California Public Utilities Commission ordered customers to pay $3.3 billion of the $4.7-billion cost of the premature closure, although... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Biomass plants make pitch for dead treesthe air. Electricity generated by biomass is costlier than other options such
Biomass plants make pitch for dead trees
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 6 days ago
the air. Electricity generated by biomass is costlier than other options such as solar and wind, a concern to state and public utilities commission officials who are responsible to ratepayers, said Julee Malinowski Ball, executive director of... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Maine regulators vote to expand natural gas capacityAUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - The Maine Public Utilities Commission has approved a plan
Maine regulators vote to expand natural gas capacity
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 6 days ago
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - The Maine Public Utilities Commission has approved a plan to require utility ratepayers to help pay for expanded natural gas. The three-member panel rejected a staff recommendation in voting unanimously for the proposal on... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Hawaiian Electric loses interest in mergersby a combination of the company’s new view of things and the new knowledge of h
Hawaiian Electric loses interest in mergers
Hawaii News Now / Posted 6 days ago
by a combination of the company’s new view of things and the new knowledge of how firm Hawaii’s regulators can be. The Public Utilities Commission took its time reviewing NextEra Energy’s bid for HEI and ultimately rejected the plan. “The... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Maine regulators vote to expand natural gas capacityAUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - The Maine Public Utilities Commission has approved a plan
Maine regulators vote to expand natural gas capacity
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 6 days ago
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - The Maine Public Utilities Commission has approved a plan to require utility ratepayers to help pay for expanded natural gas. The three-member panel rejected a staff recommendation in voting unanimously for the proposal on... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Police shootings touch nerve among military veteransleave NV Energy and acquire its electricity elsewhere. Peppermill Casinos, Inc.
Police shootings touch nerve among military veterans
KTVN Reno / Posted 6 days ago
leave NV Energy and acquire its electricity elsewhere. Peppermill Casinos, Inc., filed its exit application with the Nevada Public Utilities Commission earlier this month. A south Reno hotel casino is planning to leave NV Energy and acquire its... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Reno's Peppermill Resort to leave NV EnergyNV Energy and acquire its electricity elsewhere. Peppermill Casinos, Inc., fil
Reno's Peppermill Resort to leave NV Energy
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 6 days ago
NV Energy and acquire its electricity elsewhere. Peppermill Casinos, Inc., filed its exit application with the Nevada Public Utilities Commission earlier this month. Peppermill Resort Spa Casino says it wants to leave NV Energy's northern... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Family of slain 19-old sues over CHP shootingleave NV Energy and acquire its electricity elsewhere. Peppermill Casinos, Inc.
Family of slain 19-old sues over CHP shooting
KTVN Reno / Posted 6 days ago
leave NV Energy and acquire its electricity elsewhere. Peppermill Casinos, Inc., filed its exit application with the Nevada Public Utilities Commission earlier this month. A south Reno hotel casino is planning to leave NV Energy and acquire its... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Tahoe Expedition Academy Begins Construction of New Campusleave NV Energy and acquire its electricity elsewhere. Peppermill Casinos, Inc.
Tahoe Expedition Academy Begins Construction of New Campus
KTVN Reno / Posted 6 days ago
leave NV Energy and acquire its electricity elsewhere. Peppermill Casinos, Inc., filed its exit application with the Nevada Public Utilities Commission earlier this month. A south Reno hotel casino is planning to leave NV Energy and acquire its... Read more
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