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Will California PUC President Michael Peevey get a record third term?
Will California PUC President Michael Peevey get a record third term?

Legislators, lobbyists and Capitol staffers who deal with energy policy are buzzing about whether Public Utilities Commission President Michael Peevey will get a record third term. Peevey, 76, is a former president of Southern California Edison Co. He was first named to the commission in December 2002 by then-Gov. Gray Davis. The appointment came as the state was confronting the ill effects of a failed electricity deregulation law and power blackouts. The crisis helped drive Davis from office in a recall. After the emergency subsided, Republican Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger in 2008 reappointed Peevey for another six-year term. His term expires at year's end. Since then, Peevey has...

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