Entries by Woody Hastings

CalCCA sends recommendations to Governor Newsom about Grid Reliability

On September 9 the California Community Choice Association (CalCCA) sent a letter to Governor Newsom outlining recommendations regarding grid reliability. The letter, outlined in this news release, requests that the Governor take immediate action to improve the reliability of the state’s electric system, and to initiate longer term processes for improving reliability. In addition to […]

Legislative Update for September 17, 2020

The Governor has until September 30 to sign or veto bills. Below is a summary of the results of some of the bills we monitored. To save you time, we have only included bills that have been signed by the governor or are still pending on his desk. All other bills died in committee. For […]

Legislative Update for September 3, 2020

The 2020 Legislative session ended at midnight on Monday, August 31. Below is a summary of the results of some of the bills we monitored. The Governor has until September 30 to sign or veto bills. For a complete list of the 135 bills we tracked in 2020, click HERE. Endorse our Climate-Safe California platform […]

Regulatory Update for September 3, 2020

The CPUC is holding its meetings remotely. See the COVID19 information page on the CPUC’s website for more COVID19-related info. Remote meeting notice from CPUC: Pursuant to Executive Order N-29-20, Commissioners may participate in CPUC meetings remotely. The public may observe, provide public comments during the public comment period, and otherwise participate remotely pursuant to the Bagley-Keene […]

Regulatory Update for August 20, 2020

The CPUC is holding its meetings remotely. See the COVID19 information page on the CPUC’s website for more COVID19-related info. Remote Meeting Notice from CPUC: Pursuant to Executive Order N-29-20, Commissioners may participate in CPUC meetings remotely. The public may observe, provide public comments during the public comment period, and otherwise participate remotely pursuant to the Bagley-Keene […]

Legislative Update for August 20, 2020

All meetings are held in a modified version pursuant to the Governor’s Executive Order N-25-20.    Recent revised August tentative calendar for the Assembly is HERE. Recent revised August calendar for the Senate is HERE. Below is the list of several, but not all of the key bills that we are tracking, listed in the […]

Regulatory Update for August 6, 2020

The CPUC is holding its meetings remotely. See the COVID19 information page on the CPUC’s website for more COVID19-related info. Remote Meeting Notice from CPUC: Pursuant to Executive Order N-29-20, Commissioners may participate in CPUC meetings remotely. The public may observe, provide public comments during the public comment period, and otherwise participate remotely pursuant to the Bagley-Keene […]

Legislative Update for August 6, 2020

The Legislature returned to active session on Monday, July 27. All meetings are held in a modified version pursuant to the Governor’s Executive Order N-25-20.    Recent revised August tentative calendar for the Assembly is HERE. Recent revised August calendar for the Senate is HERE. Below is the list of several, but not all of […]

Legislative Update for July 24, 2020

The Legislature is planning to return to active session on Monday, July 27. All meetings are held in a modified version pursuant to the Governor’s Executive Order N-25-20.    Recent revised July/August tentative calendar for the Assembly is HERE. Recent revised July/August calendar for the Senate is HERE. Below is the list of several, but […]