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CPUC judge rejects SDG&E pipeline project between Rainbow and Miramar

San Diego Union Tribune May 2, 2018 By: Rob Nikolewski A California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) administrative law judge on Wednesday called on the five members of the commission to reject a proposal by San Diego Gas & Electric to build a 47-mile natural...

BIA Flubbed Tribal Wind Farm Review, Enviros Tell 9th Circ

Law 360 March 19, 2018 By Michael Phillis   -- A conservation group said Friday that the Bureau of Indian Affairs ignored the input of another federal agency and neglected important information when it approved a lease between a wind farm developer and a California...

CPUC Rules Against SDG&E in 2007 Wildfire Case

"CPUC Rules Against SDG&E in 2007 Wildfire Case" San Diego Union Tribune By Rob Nikolewski http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/business/energy-green/sd-fi-sdge-wildfirecaseruling-20171130-story.html November 30, 2017 The California Public Utilities Commission...

DEVELOPER, GOV’T URGE 9TH CIRC. TO NIX WIND FARM SUIT

By: Michael Phillips Law360, New York (January 29, 2018, 3:09 PM EST) -- A unit of Avangrid Renewables LLC, the Ewiaapaayp band of Kuweyaay Indians and the federal government told the Ninth Circuit on Friday that a lower court was right when it tossed claims that the...

Tule Wind Farm Now Producing Electricity

San Diego Union Tribune January 25, 2018 By: Rob Nikolewski After 13 years of bureaucratic and legal battles, the Tule Wind Farm in a rugged area of San Diego’s East County is now producing electricity. The project’s 57 wind turbines loom over the landscape along...

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Tule Wind Project takes another step

San Diego Union Tribune July 26, 2016 By: Rob Nikolewski Construction starts in September but opposition group fights on Developers of the Tule Wind Project in San Diego's East County expect to start construction in September. Pictured is the Manzana wind farm, a...