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Cupertino Explosion

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PG&E Plans to Replace 1,200 Miles Of Notoriously Leaky Plastic Pipes

There was no early indication regarding cost, but it was expected that the company would seek a rate increase to cover it.

10/14/2011

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New Bill Would Force CPUC To Follow Pipeline Safety Guidelines

The California Public Utilities Commission could soon be under more pressure to address pipeline safety issues in the wake of a number of natural gas explosions. A new bill introduced by Assemblymen Paul Fong and Jerry Hill would require mandatory implementation of NTSB safety recommendations.

10/13/2011