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ALJ/DMG/jt2 Date of Issuance 2/24/2012
Decision 12-02-037 February 16, 2012
BEFORE THE PUBLIC UTILITIES COMMISSION OF THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA
Application of Pacific Gas and Electric Company for Approval of the GWF Transaction and Associated Cost Recovery (U39E).
(Filed July 21, 2011)
PACIFIC GAS AND ELECTRIC COMPANY/GWF TRANSACTION
This decision approves the request of Pacific Gas and Electric Company for approval of three contracts with GWF and associated cost recovery. The overall transaction will result in the early shutdown of five heavily-polluting petroleum coke power plants in Contra Costa County, and new purchased power agreements with two peaker plants in the Fresno area.