Coalition of utilities from around the country work together to create federal policies that allow fair competition. Find news and a glossary.
President George W. Bush outlined his energy plan, calling for conservation, eased regulation and tax incentives.
Learn why the chaotic utility market in California has affected energy costs in areas around the country.
California Independent Service Operator controls the Golden State's power lines. Find customer news and utility resources.
California Assembly sent a measure to Gov. Gray Davis that should keep power flowing until lawmakers can permanently fix the problems.
CNN takes an in-depth look at California's attempts to solve its energy crisis. Includes news, statistics, multimedia, links and a message board.
CNN examines the dearth of electricity, natural gas and oil that has the Bush administration looking for answers. Find news, figures and links.
Mouthpiece for the energy industry extols the virtues of competition in a deregulated wholesale electricity market. Read the news articles and watch streaming videos.
Consumer advocacy group provides action alerts, press releases, reports and publications regarding the deregulation of electricity.
Peruse a summary of the electricity deregulation issue, and find out how it began and what's at stake.
May 15, 2001, article describes the energy policy created by House Democrats that will rival the policy authored by the Bush administration.
Marshall Brain explains how natural disasters can cause long-term power outages, and describes the accompanying problems. Review the Table of Contents.
Sign up for email announcements of impending blackouts for regions of California.
California utility PG&E filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy because it said it ran up losses of $8.9 billion.
Independent perspective on the spending habits of California electric utilities PG& E and Southern California Edison.
Find out how government officials plan to ease the strain on California's utilities, and ensure that rolling blackouts do not continue.
Read the latest news about California's power shortage, view maps of blackout blocks, sign for e-mail warnings of blackouts, and see what the state is paying for power.
California state assembly did not pass a measure that would rescue the state from its power crisis. Find out how lawmakers are responding.