San Diego Gas & Electric missed a state deadline to have 20 percent of its power come from renewable sources by 2010. Now SDG&E has to meet that goal by 2013 or face penalties. It also has to get to 33 percent by 2020.

In this edition of San Diego Explained, our Rob Davis and NBC San Diego’s Catherine Garcia take a closer look at how the utility is trying to get greener.

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Dagny Salas was web editor at Voice of San Diego from 2010 to 2013. She was an investigative fellow at VOSD from 2009 to 2010.

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