Shutting down a nuclear power plant is not an easy thing to do. Safely de-operationalizing a plant is one thing. Replacing the energy it produces with new, carbon-free power is something else. But perhaps most difficult is negotiating a just economic transition that leaves affected families, communities, and workers intact.
This morning (Nov. 8, 2017) Administrative Law Judge Peter V. Allen issued his proposed decision on the DCPP Joint Proposal, which includes the Basic Retention Package. We are currently having a legal analysis done and will get a detailed synopsis out to our members soon. This Proposed decision will be voted on by the CPUC on Dec. 14 at… [Read More]
On Thursday, October 19, PG&E’s aerial patrollers voted to join IBEW 1245 in a secret ballot election. All members of the unit participated, and the vote was a unanimous Yes. “We are excited to move ahead and continue this journey,” said Paul Bonini, one of the seven aerial patrollers. “I am also very glad that… [Read More]