The big storm expected to hit the Bay Area this week has PG&E preparing in advance to respond to power outages and is recommending that customers to do the same.
Police say a downed power line in Oakland electrocuted one man and critically injured a second.
Electricity and natural gas rates for customers of PG&E customers are expected to rise, if California’s Public Utilities Commission adopts a proposal issued Wednesday by a state administrative law judge.
Hundreds of PG&E customers are without power in Santa Rosa Thursday morning, a PG&E spokeswoman said.
PG&E is working to repair a power outage affecting hundreds of customers in Marin County on Tuesday, a PG&E spokeswoman said.
Part of a neighborhood in Brisbane was evacuated Sunday morning after a car crashed into a home and ruptured its gas line.
California’s record-setting drought isn’t just worrying water agencies around the state, power utilities that use hydroelectric plants are also concerned.
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.
Nearly 2,300 homes and businesses in Benicia were without Friday morning after an underground cable failed, PG&E said.
A downed power line was blamed for causing a power in Mountain View that affected nearly 1,500 customers earlier Sunday.