What happens in the public arena/news/PR is completely different than what is happening in the courts and the boardroom. They will continue to battle any initiatives and/or decisions that threaten their profit margin!
The other two utilities, the group adds, are calling for major changes that would make solar inaccessible to a majority of customers. “The utilities continue to use false analysis to claim that net metering is a massive subsidy,” says Heavner. The CPUC says it will continue re-evaluating the rules but intends to make changes gradually so that customers will still have the opportunity to install solar and the industry will have time to continue lowering prices.