John Grula


Stories by John Grula

Where's the justice?

Edison gets slap on the wrist for poor performance during devastating windstorm

Author John Grula Date 02/13/2013
Pivot to the Middle East

Chuck Hagel possesses the cool-headed skills to help return stability to the war-torn region

Author John Grula Date 01/30/2013
Why I don't wave the American Flag

True democracy has all but vanished in six decades of American-led warfare

Author John Grula Date 11/21/2012
Power down

Repaired or not, the San Onofre nuclear plant remains a dangerous and expensive albatross around the neck of SCE

Author John Grula Date 10/04/2012
The brave new world of climate change

With zero chance of stopping global warming, the best we can do is mitigate and slow down its effects

Author John Grula Date 08/23/2012
Pasadena Water and Power's coal problem

Local utility must do more to replace coal with natural gas to meet power needs

Author John Grula Date 07/19/2012
Nuclear deals with the devil?

US could learn from Japanese example in reducing nuclear energy dependency

Fourth in a series on the performance of California utilities

Author John Grula Date 06/14/2012
Power for the people

California’s utilities crisis won't end without reform of the PUC (Third in a series examining the performance of electric utilities in California)

Author John Grula Date 05/03/2012
Reality, insanity and Iran

Waging a pre-emptive war against Iran over its nuclear program is a really bad idea

Author John Grula Date 03/15/2012
Private profit v. public good

That CPUC is investigating SCE and not PWP speaks volumes about the performance of both during the recent windstorms

Author John Grula Date 02/09/2012
Power vacuum

SCE’s poor windstorm performance proves Pasadena was right in not privatizing its electric utility

Author John Grula Date 12/29/2011
Let the sunshine in

Try vitamin D to turn around Seasonal Affective Disorder

Author John Grula Date 12/08/2011
Solar power at a crossroads

GOP attacks on solar energy are political maneuvers aimed at keeping us addicted to oil

Author John Grula Date 11/10/2011
Hell on the horizon

Climate-change deniers like Texas Gov. Perry don’t want to be confused with the facts about extreme weather

Author John Grula Date 09/22/2011
Havoc in Cyberspace

Hackers could conceivably cripple the us

Author John Grula Date 08/18/2011