California’s utilities filed wildfire mitigation plans with the state Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) on Friday, outlining strategies to reduce the risk of wildfire in their service territories that are forecast to require billions of dollars in investments.
Archives for February 2020
Last week, State Senator Scott Wiener unveiled his plan to convert PG&E from an Investor Owned Utility to a ward of the state. Those paying close attention quickly noticed that Wiener’s plan bears striking similarities to another well-known Publicly Owned Utility (POU), the Long Island Power Authority in New York. Similar to LIPA, Weiner’s bill… [Read More]
This new law requires any new employee that has a Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) to be registered in this new database. The CDL holder must register themselves in the system before an employer can hire them. For our outside construction members, pre-registering can eliminate any potential issues when taking a new employer referral from the… [Read More]
Unit #3515, Rocklin, has moved their February unit meeting — originally scheduled for Feb. 5 — to Feb. 20. The time and location will remain the same. –Dave Sankey, IBEW 1245 Business Rep
Alameda Municipal Power (AMP) is currently recruiting to fill one vacancy for Substation and Meter Supervisor. This is an exciting opportunity to lead a great crew making a significant impact in the local community. Please note that this position is full time with benefits and employees work a 9/80 schedule with alternating Fridays off.