Nos. B151560, B152003.

124 Cal.Rptr.2d 281 (2002)

101 Cal.App.4th 384

SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA EDISON COMPANY, Petitioner, v. PUBLIC UTILITIES COMMISSION, Respondent; Caithness Energy, Real Party in Interest. Caithness Energy, Petitioner, v. Public Utilities Commission, Respondent; Southern California Edison Company, Real Party in Interest.

Court of Appeals of California, Second District, Division Seven.

As Modified September 10, 2002.

Rehearing Denied September 17, 2002.

Review Denied November 13, 2002.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Steven E. Pickett, Russell C. Swartz, and James B. Woodruff, Rosemead, for Petitioner and Real Party In Interest Southern California Edison Company.

Gary M. Cohen, Los Angeles, Mary F. McKenzie and Mary Mack Adu, San Francisco, for Respondent Public Utilities Commission of the State of California.

Goodin, MacBride, Squeri, Ritchie & Day, James D. Squeri and Brian T. Cragg, San Francisco, for Petitioner and Real Party In Interest Caithness Energy.


We issued a writ of review to consider the lawfulness of certain rulings by the Public Utilities Commission (Commission), adjusting the prices public utilities must pay to small privately owned electric generation facilities. (Pub. Utilities Code, § 1756.) We affirm that part of the ruling adopting a new methodology for determining the amount due, but we annul that part of the ruling that conflicts with Federal regulations...

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