Two 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.
A 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.
About 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 Homes
A 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.
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.