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Making the Most of a Wet Year

Since 2005, Tim has worked for the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission ... and an MA in urban planning from the University of California, Los Angeles.

Fact Sheet

Water Use in California’s Communities

By Andrew Ayres, Caitlin Peterson, Annabelle Rosser

Apr 27, 2023 ... Urban utilities have embraced conservation. Addressing leaks and updating household fixtures have brought large gains in urban water ...


Achieving Universal Broadband in California

By Joseph Hayes, Niu Gao, Darriya Starr, Amy Gong Liu

SOURCE: California Public Utilities Commission (2022); Benton Institute ... In urban settings, network lines from nearby last-mile broadband networks often ...

Policy Brief

Policy Brief: Achieving Universal Broadband in California

By Joseph Hayes, Niu Gao, Darriya Starr, Amy Gong Liu

In urban areas, low-income neighborhoods tend to be underserved and many residents ... The California Public Utilities Commission should prioritize these ...

Fact Sheet

Water and Energy in California

By Alvar Escriva-Bou, Gokce Sencan, Andrew Ayres

Dec 6, 2022 ... SOURCES: California Public Utilities Commission, Embedded Energy in ... Reducing urban water use can save energy: during the last drought, ...


Priorities for California’s Water

By Jeffrey Mount, Ellen Hanak, Sarah Bardeen, Alvar Escriva-Bou ...

Nov 16, 2022 ... Then it examines how these climate shifts will impact urban and rural ... utilities that provide water for these communities—both urban and ...


Solar Energy and Groundwater in the San Joaquin Valley

By Andrew Ayres, Annabelle Rosser, Ellen Hanak, Alvar Escriva-Bou ...

Load-serving entities (LSEs) include investor-owned utilities, community choice aggregators, and other entities that sell or provide electricity. SB 350 (2015) ...


Making Sense of California’s Economy

By Sarah Bohn, Marisol Cuellar Mejia, Julien Lafortune, Vicki Hsieh

Meanwhile, demand in transportation, warehousing, and utilities has been ... Urban areas must figure out new ways to sustain healthy downtown economies; ...