Fault Threatening Diablo Canyon Nuclear Plant Possibly Linked To 2nd, Larger FaultThe Hosgri fault has long been considered the greatest seismic threat to Diablo Canyon nuclear plant; scientists think Hosgri may be linked to a longer, more dangerous fault to the north.
PG&E Equipment Failure Cuts Power To Thousands In SF Bernal Heights NeighborhoodThe outage was reported at 8:32 a.m., after an unspecified equipment failure in the vicinity of 25th Street and Potrero Avenue.
Massive Power Outage Hits 55,000 PG&E Customers On Monterey PeninsulaThousands of utility customers in Monterey County were without electrical service Sunday afternoon due to a massive outage, according to PG&E.
Thousands Of Residents In The Dark In SF's Inner SunsetPower was out for 3,360 PG&E customers in San Francisco living along the southern edge of Golden Gate Park and in the Inner Sunset neighborhood.
Peninsula Lawmakers Want To Bar PG&E From Taking Tax Deductions On Fine For 2009 San Bruno BlastTwo Peninsula lawmakers introduced a bill in the California Legislature Friday that would bar PG&E from taking state tax deductions on up to $1.3 billion of a $1.6 billion penalty levied on the utility in connection with a fatal pipeline explosion in San Bruno.
Fallen Tree Knocks Out Power For Over 2,000 Customers In Redwood City And Nearby AreaA fallen tree has knocked out power to slightly more than 2,000 customers Friday morning in Redwood City and North Fair Oaks, PG&E officials said.
Power Restored To 5,000 Customers In San FranciscoAbout four thousand homes and businesses in San Francisco are starting Thursday morning without power. The outage is affecting parts of Russian Hill, Fisherman's Wharf and the Marina around the intersection of Van Ness and Lombard, according to PG&E's website.
Unbraked Parked Car In Martinez Rolls Into Gas Meter, Resulting In Brief Shelter-in-Place Order For Nearby HomesA shelter-in-place order was lifted for Martinez residents in the area immediately surrounding an accident involving a gas leak Thursday morning, according to Contra Costa fire officials.
Upcoming Storm Has PG&E Preparing For Outages; Wants Customers To Be Ready TooThe 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.
2 Men Electrocuted On Oakland Street; 1 Dead, 1 Critically InjuredPolice say a downed power line in Oakland electrocuted one man and critically injured a second.
Proposal Raising PG&E Rates Moves Ahead 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.
PG&E Outage Leaves Hundreds Without Power In Santa RosaHundreds of PG&E customers are without power in Santa Rosa Thursday morning, a PG&E spokeswoman said.