California Drought Carried Big Energy Impact

California’s 2007-2009 drought, one of the severest in its history, carried a heavy impact on the state’s energy markets both from an economic and environmental perspective, according to a report released by the Pacific Institute. Natural gas played a central role, the Oakland, CA-based nonprofit said.

June 28, 2011

CA Power Alerts; No Relief in Sight

California energy officials held their breath Monday and bracedthemselves for what might be the severest test yet for the state’soverworked electricity infrastructure and overheated wholesalepower market.

September 19, 2000