County to submit electricity buying plan to state

A divided Riverside County Board of Supervisors voted to take the next step toward establishing a “Community Choice Aggregation” program that would enable Riverside County to buy electricity on the open market, with the goal of delivering power to residents in unincorporated communities at lower rates. In a 3-2 vote – with Supervisors Kevin Jeffries […]

Board prepares to move ahead with energy purchasing plan

RIVERSIDE – A divided Riverside County Board of Supervisors tentatively scheduled a Nov. 7 public hearing to weigh the pros and cons of creating a “Community Choice Aggregation” system under which Riverside County would purchase electricity on the open market, competing with utilities to deliver power to residents in unincorporated communities at, ideally, lower prices. […]

Energy Providers of Southern California launch partnership, announce ‘Conserve Energy SoCal’ initiative

LOS ANGELES – With hotter temperatures quickly approaching, the Energy Providers of Southern California – a joint coalition of Southern California natural gas and electric utilities, in partnership with the California Public Utilities Commission, California Independent System Operator, and local city governments – recently announced Conserve Energy SoCal, an initiative to bring Southern California residents […]