There is no question: California’s future will be powered by electricity. And reliable, affordable, clean energy will transform the way we work, travel, learn, and play, as well as create smarter, more sustainable communities. But to ensure this bright future, we have to properly balance a number of economic, environmental, and societal priorities.

Our energy policies must keep driving innovation, strengthen California’s electric grid, keep our economy strong, and promote the use of renewable resources like solar power and the development of energy efficient technologies—while also keeping prices affordable and reliable: