SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Current Report Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of
The Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (date of earliest event reported): February 4, 2016
CALIFORNIA WATER SERVICE GROUP
(Exact name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
(Commission file number)
1720 North First Street
San Jose, California
(Address of principal executive offices)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:
o Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)
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Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure.
On February 4, 2016, California Water Service Company, the Registrants California regulated utility subsidiary (Cal Water), received a letter from the California Public Utilities Commission (the CPUC) addressed jointly to Cal Water and three other Class A water companies (the Joint Parties), granting the Joint Parties request for a one-year extension in their cost of capital filing with the CPUC to March 31, 2017. The Joint Parties agreed to postpone adjustments of their Water Cost of Capital Mechanisms for one year.
The information furnished pursuant to Item 7.01 of this Current Report shall not be deemed filed for the purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the Exchange Act), or incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing.