Program Information

Power Plant Licensing

The Energy Commission licenses thermal power plants of 50 megawatts or greater in California.

Power Plant Construction, Compliance Monitoring, and Enforcement

The Energy Commission ensures the safe construction, operation, and maintenance of licensed power plants.

Energy Infrastructure Planning

California Energy Commission conducts transmission system planning, transmission engineering analyses, and transmission corridor designation analyses.

Alphabetical Power Plant Listing

List of Power Plants Listed in alphabetical order.

Power Plant Compliance and Siting

List of Power Plants Listed by Compliance Status.

Temporary and Emergency Generation Program

The CEC’s Temporary and Emergency Generation Program expedites energy projects to relieve demand on the grid during 2021 extreme weather events.

Related Events

August 30, 2022 | 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
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Notice is hereby given that the California Energy Commission (CEC) proposes to adopt amendments to its procedures for small power plant exemptions (SPPE) contained in the California Code of Regulations (CCR), Title 20, (“the Proposed Action”) after considering all comments, objections, and recommendations regarding the Proposed Action.

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