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Ex-PUC chief Michael Peevey's talks with UCLA are investigated
Ex-PUC chief Michael Peevey's talks with UCLA are investigated

Federal investigators probing the activities of former Public Utilities Commission President Michael Peevey have been talking to a UCLA administrator about possible PUC money being spent for energy-related research. Stephanie Pincetl, the director of the California Center for Sustainable Communities at UCLA, said Wednesday the investigators wanted to know about a 2013 discussion of a possible PUC grant to help provide money for an academic UCLA center that has yet to be created. "I got a call from a federal investigator about three weeks ago," Pincetl said. "They wanted to know if I'd talked to Mr. Peevey about proposed research to mitigate...

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