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UTILITIES COMMISSION REJECTS SAN DIEGO GAS & ELECTRIC’S PIPELINE

San Diego Free Press June 25, 2018 By: Colleen Cochran The California Public Utilities Commission placed the welfare of San Diego County citizens and wildlife ahead of San Diego Gas & Electric’s profits on June 21st. The five-member commission voted unanimously to...

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Federal District Court Rules Against Eagles in Tule Wind Farm Case

Protect Our Communities Foundation was very disappointed in the UC District Court of Southern California ruling against our challenge to its approval of Tule Wind Farm and its eagle killing turbines.  This ill-conceived project will turn important golden eagle...

Californians are paying billions for power they don’t need

POC Board Members Loretta Lynch and Bill Powers contributed to LA Times' excellent  investigative reporting covering California state government efforts to massively overprocure energy resources at the peril of our environment, climate, and utility ratepayers. Colusa...

POC Still Fighting the Tule Wind Farms – Hearing February 16, 2017

WHAT:             Argument before the Southern District of California on the approval of the Tule Wind Farm, open to the public WHEN:             Thursday, February 16 at 1:30pm WHERE:           Courtroom 4A, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of...

CA State Lands Commission: Do Not Approve Eagle Killing Tule Wind Farm!

The CA State Lands Commission will vote  Thursday, October 13, 1 pm at the Sheraton San Diego on a 40 years lease for the construction and operation of industrial wind turbines on a school lands parcel it administers in the McCain Valley, east of San Diego.  This...