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CPUC Public Forum This Friday, Feb. 1 at 6 P.M.

DON'T GAS & GOUGE US SDGE!

ALL SAN DIEGANS ARE URGED TO ATTEND. 

HELD AT:  Al Bahr Temple/Shriner's Auditorium: 5440 Kearny Mesa Rd., SD, 92111 (map on attached flyer.) Located between 805 and 15. South of 52. Just West of 163.

Located behind Hampton Inn Hotel. Parking is free.Carpool if possible!

This forum matters to ALL San Diegans.   

Strong public support is needed to urge the CPUC to uphold their Proposed Decision regarding 3 UN-NEEDED power plants in San Diego County.   

The Proposed Decision, if adopted, can prevent the emission of over 900,000 annual tons of greenhouse gases by denying purchase power tolling agreements. The most significant of these plants are Pio Pico, estimated to release 685,000 annual tons of GHGs and Quail Brush with over 200 annual tons.   

SAN DIEGANS would be saddled with at least $1.2 billion in construction and finance costs for Pio Pico and Quail Brush in exchange for  23 permanent jobs, while in contrast, a San Diego Energy District plan to accelerate the adoption of distributed roof top solar can create thousands of clean energy jobs that keep funds circulating locally.

The energy industry is lobbying heavily to get the CPUC Proposed Decision reversed.



EMAIL PUBLIC COMMENTS TO THE CPUC TOO! INFO AT:

Environmental Health Coalition--English/Spanish

Preserve Wild Santee

Save Mission Trails.org

Run with the Sun

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Mike Walker January 31, 2013 at 11:53 PM
It's worse than mentioned, they have plans to spend tens of $Billions of dollars on energy sprawl in our deserts, giving away our public lands to the likes of Goldman Sachs and the Carlyle Group. Who will pay? You will pay. Meanwhile the rooftops sit vacant. Attend the CPUC meeting Friday and voice your opposition to an ill conceived energy policy that includes these horrific polluters. (next to a school and in a park!) .
TMcC February 01, 2013 at 07:02 PM
Rally at 5:15 today to stop SDGE's sway on the CPUC!! Here are the details: WHO: Neighbors, friends, family, Sierra Club and you! WHAT: CPUC public forum on proposed San Diego Gas Plants WHEN: Friday, February 1 at 6:00 p.m. (Rally at the site at 5:15 p.m., so come early if you can) WHERE: Al Bahr Shrine Center (Behind the Hampton Inn), 5440 Kearny Mesa Road, San Diego, CA 92111 [Map] RSVP: http://action.sierraclub.org/sdgasplantforum Questions: Contact Pete Hasapopoulos, Sierra Club San Diego Chapter at 760.580.0117 or email phasapopoulos@sierraclubsandiego.org.

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