Office of Energy Infrastructure Safety

Driving energy infrastructure risk reduction for the State of California.

Electrical Infrastructure Directorate

Energy Safety assesses electrical corporations’ Wildfire Mitigation Plans, safety culture assessments, safety certifications, and executive compensation structures. We maintain compliance through field inspections, audits, and review of the utility compliance.

Wildfire Safety Advisory Board

A board of independent experts who advise the Office of Energy Infrastructure Safety and Electric Publicly-Owned Utilities and Cooperatives on wildfire safety measures.

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Underground Infrastructure Directorate

The Underground Infrastructure Directorate provides support for the Underground Safety Board’s  education and outreach efforts, investigates accidents to determine their causes, and ensures the state’s safe excavation laws are followed.

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Underground Safety Board

The Underground Safety Board was created by the Dig Safe Act to investigate excavation accidents, develop safety standards, and coordinate education and outreach programs.

News and Updates

Energy Safety Approves BVES 2023-2025 Wildfire Mitigation Plan

Decision Moves to CPUC for Ratification    Sacramento – The Office of Energy Infrastructure Safety (Energy Safety) today released its evaluation and approval of the Bear Valley Electric Service (BVES) 2023-2025 Wildfire Mitigation Plan?(WMP). Energy Safety’s BVES...

About Office of Energy Infrastructure Safety

We are a new separate department under the California Natural Resources Agency dedicated to reducing utility-related wildfire risk. Our critical mission is to advance long-term wildfire safety. Read more about the Office »

Electrical Infrastructure

Office of Energy Infrastructure Safety regulates eight electrical corporations. Read more information about regions »

Contact Information

For general inquiries, please contact us via online form.

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Gavin Newsom

Governor, State of California

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Wade Crowfoot

Secretary, Natural Resources Agency

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Caroline Thomas Jacobs

Director, Energy Safety

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