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Calif. Should Nix Renewable Energy Line: ALJ

Law360 (November 3, 2008, 12:00 AM EST) -- The controversial 150-mile Sunrise Powerlink Transmission Project to bring alternative energy to San Diego would needlessly damage the California's wilderness, an administrative law judge has said in a proposed decision rejecting the project.

On Friday, Administrative Law Judge Jean Vieth said in a 263-page decision that the Public Utilities Commission of the State of California should deny the San Diego Gas & Electric Company's application for a permit for the project.

Meanwhile, CPUC Commissioner Dian M. Grueneich issued an alternative proposed decision conditionally approving the new...
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