Submitted by Jamie Court on Sat, 10/15/2016 - 08:59
Is Aliso Canyon the new Love Canal?
Today's LA Times bombshell, a report by Ivan Penn that families have been sick for years from the leak of a natural gas additive in a small Alabama town, raises troubling questions of why Governor Brown's Administration and LA health officials have denied any significant health impacts could occur from Aliso Canyon's methane leak.
Submitted by Robert McCullough on Mon, 08/08/2016 - 13:26
In 2002 I stood up in front of the U.S. Senate Energy Committee and presented reasons why Enron had caused the so called “California Energy Crisis.” I was alone that day on a panel of senior regulators and energy officials. My picture in the New York Times the next day captured the puzzled looks of my more important panelists as I failed to support the consensus that nothing was wrong.
Submitted by Jamie Court on Mon, 06/06/2016 - 08:19
On Sunday, the Los Angeles Times laid a challenge right at the door step of the California Legislature. Ivan Penn's article about the billions ratepayers have overpaid for their electricity due to construction that has not proven useful to ratepayers cries out for a legislative fix to restore the doctrine of "used" and "usefulness" for new projects.