PG&E

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JULY 30:  Pedestrians walk by a Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E) truck at a job site on July 30, 2014 in San Francisco, California. A federal grand jury has added 27 new charges, including obstruction of justice, the criminal case against Pacific Gas and Electric for the 2010 fatal natural gas explosion in San Bruno, California. The new indictment charges PG&E with felonies and replaces a previous indictment of 12 charges related to the utility's safety practices.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

PG&E Wants To Raise Gas Rates By $1 Billion Over 3 Years

PG&E has asked the California Public Utilities Commission to allow it to raise natural gas rates by $1 billion over three years, but a ratepayer’s advocacy group is trying to prevent them from doing so.

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Gunshot Tracking Technology

PG&E Will Cut Installation Fees For Gunshot-Tracking Devices In San Francisco

Installation of new devices to detect the sounds of gunshots in San Francisco will move forward after the utility company PG&E agreed Friday to drastically lower its fees.

10/19/2014

California Attorney General Kamala Harris speaks during a news conference on October 10, 2013 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

California’s Attorney General Opens Investigation Into State Public Utilities Commission

California Attorney General Kamala Harris has opened an investigation into the state public utilities commission.

10/10/2014

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

PG&E Restores Nearly Half Of Outages Affecting More Than 4,000 San Francisco Customers

Power has been restored to nearly half of the more than 4,000 PG&E customers affected by an outage in San Francisco Friday morning, a utility spokesman said.

10/10/2014

Michael Peevey

CPUC President Peevey Won’t Seek Reappointment At End Of Term Amid Flap Over Inappropriate PG&E Emails

California Public Utilities Commission President Michael Peevey announced Thursday that he will not seek reappointment to a new term amid criticism over inappropriate email exchanges between CPUC and PG&E over regulatory proceedings.

10/09/2014

A PG&E utility truck.  (CBS)

2nd Batch Of Private PG&E Emails Released That CPUC Says Violated Rules

PG&E released a second batch of private emails between its staff and the California Public Utilities Commission Monday and said it believes both sets of messages violated commission rules.

10/07/2014

Power Outage

Power Outage in San Francisco’s Mid-Market Area Affects 2,200 Customers

A large power outage is affecting traffic signals and about 2,200 homes and businesses in San Francisco’s Mid-Market area Thursday morning, a PG&E spokesman said.

10/02/2014

Fisherman's Wharf

Bay Area Fishermen Sue PG&E Over Fisherman’s Wharf Contamination

Some Bay Area fishermen are suing Pacific Gas & Electric, claiming the utility is responsible for massive contamination in and around Fisherman’s Wharf.

09/30/2014

(Mountain View Police Department)

Father, Son Found Dead In Mountain View Apartment With Gas Leak Identified

The bodies discovered decomposing Wednesday in an apartment complex in Mountain View that had a strong gas odor were father Lian Liu and his son.

09/29/2014

(PG&E)

Thousands Of PG&E Customers Without Power In The East Bay & San Jose

Thousands of Pacific Gas and Electric customers are without power in the East Bay and San Jose Thursday morning due to fallen power lines.

09/25/2014

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