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Infant Naylyn Guiles Sickened By Salmonella-Tainted Pork
Guiles holds a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Arizona and is a graduate of executive programs at the University of Southern California and the Edison Electric Institute.
We believe that having an employee and supplier base that reflect the communities we serve is not only the right thing to do, but it's a smart business strategy that keeps us in tune with our customers," said Guiles.
At the same time, the energy marketplace has evolved, and SDG&E needs to adapt to the emerging needs of San Diego," Guiles added.
We are taking immediate action to increase compression horsepower at three delivery stations to boost the amount of natural gas that can be transported into The Gas Company's intrastate pipeline system," said Guiles.
Davis, Baum and Guiles asked the governor to help remedy the state's accelerating energy crisis by using his emergency powers to:
Citing a ruling that electricity prices charged to San Diegans this summer were not just and reasonable, Guiles recommended in testimony before the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) that refunds be ordered and that regulators move quickly to overhaul the electricity marketplace in California.
Guiles succeeds Warren Mitchell, who retired last month as group president and chairman of both utilities.
On any day of the year, utilities are susceptible to some outages from natural or other causes -- everything from inclement weather to a power pole damaged by an automobile accident, Guiles said.
We had no problems at all with the 9/9/99 date," said Guiles.
Our telephone and account numbers won't change, and customers should continue making bill payments out to 'San Diego Gas & Electric' or 'SDG&E,' just as they do today," said Guiles.
The bottom line of yesterday's decision is that our customers in San Diego and southern Orange County now will be the first in the state to accrue additional benefits from the state's electric industry restructuring -- lower rates, greater choice and more market competition," Guiles said.