The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in San Diego County rose two-tenths of a cent today to $4.868, one day after a run of 17 decreases in 18 days totaling 9.8 cents ended with an increase of a half-cent.
California lawmakers have approved the nation's first penalty for price gouging at the pump.
The U.S. Energy Information Administration announced that electricity generated from renewables surpassed coal electricity production in the United States for the first time in 2022.
State regulators hear public testimony from customers as utilities ask for massive revenue increases.
The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in San Diego County rose Wednesday for the 22nd consecutive day and 27th time in 29 days, increasing 1.5 cents to $4.864, its highest amount since Dec. 2.
SDG&E will provide an additional $16 million in shareholder funding to help ratepayers with their bills.
California lawmakers are having their first public hearing on a proposal to penalize some oil company profits. Gov. Gavin Newsom proposed the law in response to record high gas prices over the summer.
The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in San Diego County rose for the 14th consecutive day Tuesday and 19th time in the last 21 days, increasing 1.4 cents to $4.814, its highest amount since Dec. 5.
California utility regulators got a detailed look on Tuesday at what caused the natural gas price spike.
While natural gas prices in California have returned to a fairly normal rate, some San Diego city leaders believe there are unanswered questions as to how and why prices doubled this winter.
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