California Public Utilities Commission

The CPUC regulates services and utilities, protects consumers, safeguards the environment, and assures Californians' access to safe and reliable utility infrastructure and services. The essential services regulated include electric, natural gas, telecommunications, water, railroad, rail transit, and passenger transportation companies. On this website you'll find information about the many initiatives underway at the CPUC.
- California Public Utilities Commission

State Commissioners

Michael Picker

Carla J. Peterman

Liane M. Randolph 

Martha Guzman Aceves

Clifford Rechtschaffen

California Public Utilities Commission News

We want to hear from you! #CaliforniaPUC is conducting an #onlinesurvey to improve outreach to #Californians. Take the #PublicParticipation survey at

Great turnout and feedback! Thanks for joining us at the Customer Choice En Banc in #SanFrancisco yesterday.

More info on California Customer Choice, including the Green Book:


#CaliforniaPUC Commissioner Rechtschaffen is #hiring an #analyst with strong #research, #writing and communication skills to work w/ stakeholders. Apply by 7/6/18:

"Today’s discussion of customer choice of electricity is fundamentally changing the utility paradigm, so it’s important to get this right.” - #CalEnergy Chair Weisenmiller, joining @californiapuc President Michael Picker at today's Customer Choice En Banc in San Francisco🎙🏘⚡️

Our #localgovernment liaison attended the 9th Annual Statewide Energy Efficiency Forum in #Sacramento yesterday to discuss best practices for planning and implementing California #energyefficiency programs!

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San Francisco Office (HQ)
505 Van Ness Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94102


Phone: 415-703-2782
Toll Free: 800-848-5580
Fax: 415-703-1758


Updated on 2018-01-26T20:41:43+00:00, by Bailee Warsing.