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Legislation Introduced to Remedy Diablo Canyon Decision

The California Senate majority leader today joined with an Republican Assemblymember to introduce bipartisan legislation to remedy multiple shortcomings in the recent California Public Uti

Diablo Canyon Closure Decision Missing Critical Elements

The historic proposal to retire and replace California’s last remaining nuclear power plant, Diablo Canyon, was mostly rejected today in a final decision unanimously adopted by the California Public Utiliti

Good News: California Set to Eclipse Renewable Energy Target

California has consistently set the bar high when it comes to climate action, and in the case of renewable energy, the state has consistently over-performed.

Climate Protection Missing from Diablo Canyon Draft Decision

A California administrative law judge’s proposed decision on the ground-breaking proposal to retire and replace Diablo Canyon nuclear power plant is deeply flawed, and completely misses a golden opportunity to enhance clean energy and better protect Californians from the growing dangers of climat

Parties Reaffirm Proposal to Retire and Replace Diablo

Recent announcements regarding nuclear reactors under construction in Georgia and South Carolina illustrate the problems with spiraling costs and rolling construction delays that continu