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PG&E crews at the site of a pipeline explosion that caused a mudslide on I-280 near Farm Hill Blvd. in Redwood City.

PG&E Retests Ruptured Peninsula Gas Line

A natural gas transmission line, which ruptured in Woodside last week, has been retested.


PG&E workers inspect a segment of gas pipeline.

PG&E Pipeline Explodes During Test, Causes Mudslide On I-280 In Woodside

A natural gas pipeline that was undergoing safety testing burst open Sunday afternoon, sending water, mud and rocks across northbound Interstate Highway 280 at Farm Hill Boulevard.


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Gas Pipeline Feeding Bay Area Ruptures During PG&E Pressure Test

PG&E crews were working to replace a damaged section of gas transmission pipeline that ruptured during a pressure test in the Bakersfield area on Monday, a utility spokeswoman said Tuesday.



PG&E Performs Pressure Test On Belmont Gas Pipeline

PG&E officials want Belmont residents to know that if they smell gas Wednesday, it’s not an emergency. The smell is coming from crews working on a pipeline on Ralston Avenue.


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State Regulators To Decide Who Covers PG&E Costs For Fixing Pipelines

Following a scathing NTSB report that placed fault on the utility, PG&E is trying to figure out how to pay for the estimated $2 billion in necessary improvements.


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NTSB Blames PG&E ‘Litany Of Failures’ In San Bruno Explosion

Findings in the draft final report, which were publicly discussed for the first time Tuesday by the five-member board, indicate that flawed pipe, operations and oversight led to the disaster.


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San Bruno Prepares To Mark Anniversary Of Explosion

In less than a month, San Bruno will mark the one year anniversary of the pipeline disaster that killed eight people in the Glenview neighborhood. On Friday September 9th, members of the Crestmoor/Glenview neighborhood will gather at Skyline College for a somber memorial to the victims of the blast.


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PG&E Begins Digging Up Old San Bruno Gas Pipe

Pacific Gas & Electric Co. has started digging up an abandoned segment of pipe that was once part of the gas line that exploded in San Bruno last year.

CBS San Francisco–07/28/2011

Firefighters douse a massive fire, following an explosion in a San Bruno neighborhood on September 9, 2010. (AP)

PG&E Amends Filing, Doesn’t Blame San Bruno Blast Victims

Pacific Gas & Electric Co. said a court filing in response to lawsuits over the fatal San Bruno pipeline explosion was not intended to hold victims at fault in any way for the blast.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–07/12/2011

Two firefighters assess the flames resulting from the gas line explosion in San Bruno on September 9, 2010. (AP)

PG&E San Bruno Explosion Lawsuit Defense Includes Blaming Victims

The utility company whose ruptured pipeline killed eight people in a massive explosion is seeking a jury trial to fight dozens of lawsuits, and part of its defense includes placing partial blame on some of the victims of the blast.

CBS San Francisco–07/11/2011