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PG&E crews worked to repair a ruptured gas line in San Jose on January 24, 2011. (CBS)

Car Crashes Into Brisbane Home, Ruptures Gas Line

Part of a neighborhood in Brisbane was evacuated Sunday morning after a car crashed into a home and ruptured its gas line.


The O'Shaughnessy Dam at Hetch Hetchy Reservoir  in Yosemite National Park. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Drought Could Drain California’s Hydro Power Supplies

California’s record-setting drought isn’t just worrying water agencies around the state, power utilities that use hydroelectric plants are also concerned.


A photo illustration of rings on a gas hob on October 17, 2013 in London, England. British Gas, who supply energy to almost eight million households in the UK, have announced price increases of at least 8.4% which will come into effect on November 23, 2013. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

Last Month’s Cold Snap Equals Big Gas Bill For PG&E Customers

Many PG&E customers are experiencing sticker shock this month as they open their latest gas bill that reflects last month’s record-setting cold snap.


Utility workers repair a power line. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Power Slowly Returning For Thousands In Benicia After Cable Failure

Nearly 2,300 homes and businesses in Benicia were without Friday morning after an underground cable failed, PG&E said.


Utility workers repair a power line. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Downed Power Line Knocks Out Power In Mountain View

A downed power line was blamed for causing a power in Mountain View that affected nearly 1,500 customers earlier Sunday.


Utility workers repair a power line. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Crash Shears Power Pole, Closes Off-Ramp In Campbell

Sunnyoaks Ave. and one southbound lane on Winchester Blvd. remained closed to traffic and PG&E said the closures could be in effect until Monday morning.


Power Restored in Vallejo

VALLEJO, Calif. (KCBS)_ Just over 1,000 customers lost power Tuesday morning in Vallejo. According to the Vallejo Fire Department, the area impacted was bounded by Curtola Parkway, Sonoma Boulevard, Enterprise Street, and Wilson Avenue.