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Power Outage

2 Outages In San Francisco Leave 1000s In The Dark

Two separate power outages in San Francisco left thousands of PG&E customers in the dark Monday night.

01/16/2012

Pittsburgh Steelers v San Francisco 49ers

Phil Matier: Preventing Future Outages at Candlestick

San Francisco and Pacific Gas & Electric Co. officials plan to install equipment to help prevent a repeat of Monday’s blackouts at Candlestick Park, which happened during a nationally televised game between the San Francisco 49ers and Pittsburgh Steelers.

12/23/2011

Power Outage

Power Restored After San Jose Outage

An outage in San Jose was impacting more than 3,000 customers Friday morning.

12/23/2011

The power goes for a second time causing a 16-minute delay before play is resumed at the 12:13 mark in the second quarter between the Pittsburgh Steelers and the San Francisco 49ers at Candlestick Park on December 19, 2011 in San Francisco.  (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Candlestick Outage Highlights Vulnerability Of US Electrical System

Monday’s Candlestick Park power outage highlighted the vulnerability of the country’s electrical system according to a UC Berkeley professor of civil engineering.

12/21/2011

A darkened Candlestick Park field after the second of two power outages during the San Francisco 49ers game against the Pittsburgh Steelers on December 19, 2011 in San Francisco. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

San Francisco Mayor Lee Calls Candlestick Outage ‘National Embarrassment’

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee called the power outages that left fans and players in the dark at Monday night’s San Francisco 49ers game at Candlestick Park a “national embarrassment.”

12/20/2011

Mount Umunhum in the Santa Cruz Mountains (Al Reinig/CBS)

1000s Without Power After Windstorm In Santa Cruz Mountains

Thousands of people throughout the Santa Cruz Mountains remain without electricity as repair crews work on getting the power turned back on.

12/03/2011

utility worker, power outage, PG&E, PGE, power lines

Livermore Homes Burn Amid Destructive Bay Area Wind Storm

Strong gusts downed power lines all over the Bay Area, toppled several trees and knocked out power to thousands.

12/01/2011

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Thousands Lose Power In San Francisco Neighborhoods

Nearly 7,000 customers in San Francisco’s Western Addition and Haight-Ashbury neighborhoods were briefly without power Thursday morning and almost 300 customers remained in the dark, a PG&E spokesman said.

10/20/2011

A Research In Motion BlackBerry device. (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Tech Report: RIM To Roll Out New BlackBerry Operating System

Research In Motion announced Tuesday it would soon release a new operating system.

10/18/2011

A Research In Motion BlackBerry device. (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

International BlackBerry Outage Spreads To Bay Area

The BlackBerry outage that began on Monday started out as an inconvenience. Three days and five continents later, it’s a disaster that has hit the Bay Area.

10/12/2011

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