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CleanPowerSF Joins New Joint Powers Agency With Other Local Renewable Energy Programs

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 4, 2021 CleanPowerSF Joins New Joint Powers Agency With Other Local Renewable Energy Programs By enlisting in California Community Power, CleanPowerSF will join combined clean energy buying power and expand its access to cost-effective clean energy resources San Francisco, CA – CleanPowerSF, one of the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission’s (SFPUC) […]

Number of CCA Communities in California Hits 200 Mark

  CalCCA News Alert for April 1, 2021 Number of CCA Communities in California Hits 200 Mark The Community Choice Aggregation (CCA) movement in California achieved a significant milestone today as the total number of cities and counties with CCA service exceeded 200. The number of CCA jurisdictions reached 201 on April 1 as East […]

California opens rulemaking on provider of last resort, as customers move away from utilities

Utility Dive The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) opened a rulemaking Thursday to implement a provider of last resort (POLR) framework for the state, to ensure customers will receive electricity even if their power provider goes under or isn’t able to continue service. Investor-owned utilities in the state currently serve as the POLR in each […]

CCAs, Others Oppose IOU Effort to Reallocate Renewables Contract Costs

California Energy Markets Community choice aggregators  and others are opposing a request by investor-owned utilities to shift the allocation of costs for certain renewable-energy contracts from IOU customers to departing customers. CCAs, Shell Energy North America and Alliance for Retail Energy Markets told state regulators they oppose the Feb. 11 petition by two IOUs regarding contracts […]

MCE Earns Third Credit Rating from S&P

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 5, 2021 Press Contact: Jenna Famular | Marketing & Communications Manager (925) 378-6747 communications@mceCleanEnergy.org MCE Earns Third Credit Rating from S&P New “A” Rating Highlights MCE’s Strong Finances and Diverse Power Portfolio SAN RAFAEL and CONCORD, Calif. — On March 4, 2021, S&P awarded MCE a credit rating of “A” with […]

In Support of Statewide Initiatives, PG&E, SVCE, & SJCE Will Move Some Residential Customers in Santa Clara County to a Time-of-Use Rate Plan in June

In Support of Statewide Initiatives, PG&E, SVCE, & SJCE Will Move Some Residential Customers in Santa Clara County to a Time-of-Use Rate Plan in June 2021 to Encourage Energy Usage When Renewables are More Plentiful, and Demand is Lower Customers Can Choose Their Preferred Rate Plan at Any Time Customers Who Automatically Transition to the […]

Peninsula Clean Energy Awards 11 Community Outreach Grants

Peninsula Clean Energy Awards 11 Community Outreach Grants  Supports organizations helping low-income residents save with clean energy REDWOOD CITY, CA – Feb. 22, 2021 – Peninsula Clean Energy has awarded grants to San Mateo County organizations and the City of South San Francisco to increase outreach particularly to low-income and other disadvantaged communities on bill […]