The Power Association of Northern California is a non-profit trade organization dedicated to promoting a greater understanding of the power industry in California and all of its component parts. PANC sponsors monthly luncheon meetings and educational seminars to help professionals better understand the challenges confronting the power industry. Monthly luncheon meetings are held on the third Tuesday of each month in San Francisco. Guest speakers include legislators, CEO’s, Commissioners and other experts from both the regulated and unregulated side of the industry. dfdf
PANC In The News
Large Battery Projects Soar in California Despite California’s mandate that private utilities procure a total of 1,325 MW of energy storage by 2020, the state’s market for large-scale storage projects, excluding pumped hydro, was “insignificant until six months ago,” Cody Hill, LS Power energy storage manager, told a Power Association of Northern California gathering on June 14.
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PANC Annual Awards Luncheon On January 17, at our Annual Awards Luncheon, the Power Association honored outgoing Commissioner MIKE FLORIO for his years of service to the California Public Utilities Commission.
Shifting Grid Sands The impacts of changing technologies and creating a multi-state grid on California’s carbon-lite energy policies, jobs outlook and power rates were debated May 17 at the Power Association of Northern California’s annual seminar in San Francisco.
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Gatto: Ballot Measure ‘Only Way’ for CPUC Reform One month after his major CPUC reform bill stumbled in the waning hours of the legislative session, Assemblymember Mike Gatto (D-Los Angeles) said a ballot initiative was “the only way” to achieve comprehensive reform of the embattled energy regulator. > Read More
Traditional Conservatives Make The Case For Carbon Tax to Fight Climate Change: In “The Conservative Case For Carbon Dividends”, a blue chip group of eight notables – including former U.S. Secretaries of State James Baker and George Shultz – has attempted to do what others have tried: to make the case for arresting climate change and prospering in the bargain. > Read More
PANC is the leading organization for power industry professionals. PANC connects you with the top leaders in the industry – from legislators, CEO’s to Commissioners and other experts.
- Access to power industry professionals and knowledge
- Peer-to-peer networking opportunities
- Discounts on all PANC sponsored events & activities
- Discounts to industry newsletter subscriptions & trade shows