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IT'S TIME, CPUC Forum on Quail Brush Power Plant Need, This Friday

The time has come to flip off that hushed-rushed quail brushed power plant

The Calif Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) will hold a forum in San Diego.   ALL SAN DIEGANS ARE URGED TO ATTEND. 

Help spread the word and forward this article to everyone you can & then plan to carpool together and RALLY!

FORUM WILL BE HELD AT:    Al Bahr Temple/Shriner's  Auditorium: 5440 Kearny Mesa Rd., SD, 92111 (map on attached flyer)  Located between 805 and 15.   South of 52.   Just West of 163.

Located behind Hampton Inn Hotel.    Parking is free.   Carpool if possible!

This forum matters to all San Diegans and this is why:  

Strong public support is needed to urge the CPUC to uphold their Proposed Decision regarding 3 UN-NEEDED power plants in San Diego County.   

The Proposed Decision, if adopted, can prevent the emission of over 900,000 annual tons of greenhouse gases by denying purchase power tolling agreements.   The most significant of these plants are Pio Pico, estimated to release 685,000 annual tons of GHGs and Quail Brush with over 200 annual tons.   

SAN DIEGANS would be saddled with at least $1.2 billion in construction and finance costs for Pio Pico and Quail Brush in exchange for  23 permanent jobs, while in contrast, a San Diego Energy District plan to accelerate the adoption of distributed roof top solar can create thousands of clean energy jobs that keep funds circulating locally.

The energy industry is lobbying heavily to get the CPUC Proposed Decision reversed.

San Diego, it's  TIME TO STAND UNITED,  THIS FRIDAY, FEB 1, 2013 at 6 PM.    Join the Rally at 5:15!

STAY UPDATED and KEEP THE COMMENTS ROLLING IN TO THE CPUC!   INFO AT:

Preserve Wild Santee https://www.facebook.com/PreserveWildSantee

Save Mission Trails.org  http://savemissiontrails.org/

Run with the Sun  https://www.facebook.com/RunWithTheSun

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TMcC January 30, 2013 at 12:05 AM
ONLINE RALLY & ATTENDANCE ROLL-CALL! I will definitely attend. We must STOP ALL THE NEW POWER PLANTS proposed for SD County. DETAILS here from Environmental Health Coalition of SD: http://campaign.r20.constantcontact.com/render?llr=4bkwpoeab&v=001rq5EDIUvnj479qNPZyU_O57A0dWtc5qfL0H49r62pOSudGu9-hk17FrGH4Q5xGSGYqop-t7hj9-2eS3ncZFlYpVXKnASNv0u9rjv2l-QMd1Mz86Vyqs_1HMSl8NA1dbbpimjhEuZtkM%3D
TN January 30, 2013 at 04:01 AM
Patty is right. Cogentrix has plenty of money to buy the decision they want. We have to stand up against Quail Brush Power Plant and show how much the public is against it! And save Mission Trails Regional Park! Tina
TMcC January 30, 2013 at 08:21 PM
Don't be Gassed & Gouged! PIO PICO power plant must also be halted. All SD pays if not. Join the crowd to defend our region, quality of life, our families. https://www.facebook.com/PreserveWildSantee http://campaign.r20.constantcontact.com/render?llr=4bkwpoeab&v=001rq5EDIUvnj479qNPZyU_O57A0dWtc5qfL0H49r62pOSudGu9-hk17FrGH4Q5xGSGYqop-t7hj9-2eS3ncZFlYpVXKnASNv0u9rjv2l-QMd1Mz86Vyqs_1HMSl8NA1dbbpimjhEuZtkM%3D
chezron February 01, 2013 at 11:26 PM
I will be there tonight to show Cogentrix the door.
Patty Kay Mooney February 01, 2013 at 11:33 PM
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