Edward Randolph

California Public Utilities Commission
Energy Division Director

Edward Randolph is the Energy Division Director of the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC).

Prior to serving in this capacity, Mr. Randolph was the CPUC’s Director of Governmental Affairs and Senior Policy Advisor.

 Mr. Randolph joined the CPUC in 2010 from his position as Chief Consultant to the California State Assembly’s Committee on Utilities and Commerce, a position he held since 2003 where he worked extensively on expanding California’s use of renewable power, the creation of the California Solar Initiative, and energy efficiency legislation. Prior to his role with the Committee on Utilities and Commerce, Mr. Randolph served as Senior Consultant to Assemblymember Lloyd Levine, as both Chief of Staff and Senior Consultant to former Assemblymember Joe Canciamilla, and as Chief of Staff to Former Assemblymember Lou Papan.

 Mr. Randolph earned a B.A. in Political Science from the University of California, San Diego, and a Juris Doctorate degree from the McGeorge School of Law where he graduated with great distinction.


April 5, 2017

3:30 pm  -  4:30 pm

Designing Sustainable Markets

The west is moving towards a regional vision of highly integrated distributed energy resources – renewables and storage – to wring maximum efficiency out of a new, emerging electric power grid. What policies are proving effective? What hurdles lie dead ahead? Will this region with its unique, cutting edge capabilities be walled off from the … Continued