For Immediate Release: January 26, 2012
Media Contact: Gottlieb, Adam - 916-654-4989


Energy Commission Statement on
Senate Approval of Commissioner Carla Peterman

SACRAMENTO - The California Energy Commission today issued the following statement:

"The Energy Commission is delighted to have Commissioner Carla Peterman's appointment to the Energy Commission approved 31-0 by the State Senate," said Commission Chair Dr. Robert Weisenmiller. "As we balance the needs of energy and the environment, save Californians money through improved energy efficiency for homes and appliances, and make progress toward the State's renewable energy goals, we look forward to continuing to work with Commissioner Peterman on relevant energy issues facing California."

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