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California Lawmakers to Make Clean Energy Push

In the opening weeks of the California state legislature, proposals have surfaced with a clean energy emphasis, promoting renewables and alternative transportation fuel use. One proposal also would seek to mandate that the state's two public employee retirement funds  divest interests in coal companies. Read More

Texas Regulator Considers Streamlining Utility Rate Cases

The Railroad Commission of Texas (RRC) is considering rule changes intended to reduce the costs of contested natural gas utility rate cases, which are ultimately passed on to consumers. While utilities have voiced support, municipalities across Texas claim the changes would deter challenges to rate hikes. Read More