Power Lines Viewed By Lawmakers As Top Cause Of California WildfiresCalifornia lawmakers focused Wednesday on power lines as a cause of devastating wildfires, possibly including a blaze this summer that killed two people and damaged or destroyed 965 structures in the Sierra Nevada foothills.
San Jose Firefighters Respond To Gas Line FireFirefighters are waiting for PG&E crews to arrive at the scene of a gas line on fire near a commercial structure in San Jose Sunday afternoon.
Rainy Weather Knocks Out Power Across Bay AreaWet weather caused several power outages Monday morning throughout the Bay Area, according to PG&E.
Homeland Security: 2013 PG&E Substation Attack May Have Been Inside JobAccording to published media reports, the Department of Homeland Security's assistant secretary for infrastructure protection told an energy conference in Philadephia, “…there's some indication it was an insider.”
PG&E Transformer Explodes Injuring 2 In Bernal HeightsPG&E is trying to figure what caused a transformer to explode in San Francisco injuring 2 people.
Tassajara Fire In Monterey County Destroys 12 Homes, 81% Contained
Lake County Man, Pregnant Wife Survive Being Trapped By Flames Of Valley FireWhen the Valley Fire ripped through Middletown Saturday night, Cody Smith and his family came terrifyingly close to the fire. They were trapped on their own property, surrounded by a wall of flames.
Five Years After Blast, San Bruno Mayor Demands Greater Accountability From PG&E, CPUCFive years after the San Bruno pipeline disaster, the city’s Crestmoor neighborhood is rebuilding, Mayor Jim Ruane said Wednesday.
PG&E Seeks Dismissal Of Charges Stemming From San Bruno Explosion ProbePG&E has filed a barrage of motions in federal court in San Francisco, seeking dismissal of all of the 28 criminal charges it faces for alleged obstruction of justice and pipeline safety violations.
Highway 101 In Burlingame To Be Shut Down Sunday Night For Emergency Repairs Due To Downed Power LinesHighway 101 in Burlingame was closed in both directions until about 4:30 p.m. Saturday for emergency repairs causing a traffic nightmare. Now it's slated for closure again on Sunday.
Highway 101 In Burlingame Reopens Saturday Afternoon After 16-Hour Closure For Downed Power LinesThe CHP reopened all southbound lanes and three lanes of northbound 101 in Burlingame Saturday afternoon following a lengthy closure due to downed power lines.
Neighborhood Evacuated After Gas Line Ruptures In San FranciscoPG&E crews were working to repair a ruptured 4-inch gas line that prompted evacuations in San Francisco's Lake Street neighborhood Monday.