Audit: Southern California Edison transferred billions to parent

The PUC wanted more financial data to help state officials decide what type of relief is needed, if any, to prevent the second largest utility in California from going bankrupt. The utility has amassed $4.49 billion of debt representing the difference between its cost of wholesale power and the amount collected from consumers for that power.

OLYMPIA, Wash., Jan. 30, 2001 (BUSINESS WIRE)—Washington Attorney General Christine Gregoire confirmed today that her office is investigating allegations that there may be price manipulation and unfair business practices behind the region’s energy crisis.

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