Lobbyist Employers In Utilities*
 

 

1st Quarter

2nd Quarter

3rd Quarter

 

 

Jan - Mar 99

Apr - Jun 99

July - Sept 99

1999 Total

UTILITIES*

 

 

 

 

Allied Personal Communications Industries Association of California

$13,523

$14,033

$19,494

$47,050

AT&T

$115,765

$129,738

$257,754

$503,257

AT&T Wireless Services

$12,531

$25,000

$0

$37,531

Automated Power Exchange

$0

$5,000

$10,000

$15,000

California Cellular Phone Owners Association, The

$0

$0

$0

$0

California Electric Transportation Coalition

$95,744

$0

$0

$95,744

California Independent System Operator (I.S.O.)

$2,287

$1,215

$1,936

$5,438

California Municipal Utilities Association

$44,280

$40,733

$67,448

$152,461

California Telephone Association

$3,650

$5,415

$4,350

$13,415

California Water Association

$34,870

$29,381

$35,008

$99,259

California Water Service Company

$0

$0

$0

$0

Californians for Telecommunications Choice

$0

$0

$20,205

$20,205

CMS Energy

$4,500

$4,500

$4,500

$13,500

Committee for Phone Book Reorganization, The

$0

$0

$0

$0

Duke Energy

$12,867

$16,578

$15,368

$44,813

Dynegy

$0

$0

$0

$0

East Bay Municipal Utility District

$44,732

$65,517

$46,222

$156,471

Edison International and subsidiaries

$313,190

$364,243

$368,089

$1,045,522

Enron Corporation & its subsidiaries

$122,138

$110,993

$55,492

$288,623

Geo Energy Partners - 1983 Ltd.

$6,000

$0

$0

$6,000

GTE California Inc.

$116,758

$137,098

$155,654

$409,510

Imperial Irrigation District

$46,043

$65,613

$45,851

$157,507

Irvine Ranch Water District

$366

$30,577

$7,783

$38,726

Kern County Water Agency

$29,281

$25,071

$30,973

$85,325

Long Beach, Board of Water Commissioners of the City of

$6,300

$11,101

$9,450

$26,851

MCI Worldcom, Inc.

$40,096

$56,670

$29,439

$126,205

Modesto Irrigation District

$34,294

$32,270

$11,434

$77,998

Moulton Niguel Water District

$4,500

$4,500

$4,500

$13,500

NEXTLINK California

$15,000

$6,000

$9,000

$30,000

Northern California Power Agency

$19,500

$24,000

$24,000

$67,500

Optel Inc.

$0

$0

$5,000

$5,000

Pacific Gas and Electric Company

$195,255

$327,285

$313,520

$836,060

Pacific Telesis Group & its subsidiaries

$626,302

$519,325

$535,741

$1,681,368

Pacificorp

$15,000

$15,000

$15,000

$45,000

Pittsburg Power Company

$0

$2,147

$609

$2,756

Reliant Energy Services

$15,000

$15,000

$15,459

$45,459

Sacramento Municipal Utility District

$55,274

$81,166

$42,356

$178,796

San Gabriel Valley Water Association

$9,000

$9,000

$9,000

$27,000

San Gabriel Valley Water Company

$125

$237

$583

$945

Santa Margarita Water District

$5,158

$21,107

$10,580

$36,845

Sempra Energy and its subsidiaries

$146,531

$125,885

$127,473

$399,889

South Tahoe Public Utility District

$0

$4,909

$3,275

$8,184

Southern California Public Power Authority

$10,500

$10,500

$10,500

$31,500

Southern California Water Company

$0

$11,820

$2,347

$14,167

Sprint Communications Company, L.P.

$26,100

$393

$17,550

$44,043

Suburban Water Systems

$0

$313

$313

$626

Turlock Irrigation District

$8,000

$6,000

$6,000

$20,000

Utility.com

$0

$5,000

$12,500

$17,500

WateReuse Association of California

$23,135

$20,910

$18,321

$62,366

TOTAL UTILITIES

$2,273,595

$2,381,243

$2,380,077

$7,034,915

 

* Total expenditures by utilities include, in many instances, payments made in connection with administrative testimony in ratemaking proceedings before the California Public Utilities Commission, in addition to more traditional lobbying expenditures.