Power Restored In San Francisco After Massive OutageA power substation fire triggered a massive outage in San Francisco Friday, forcing the closure of a downtown BART station during rush hour and leaving some customers without power until it was finally restored after 5 p.m.
PG&E Executive Raises Grow Despite Criminal Negligence Ruling, Soaring RatesPG&E executives get hefty pay raises despite the utility raising rates for customers and being found criminally negligent in San Bruno explosion.
PG&E's Secret Clean-Up Operation In A Ritzy San Francisco NeighborhoodFor years, PG&E has been buying up multi-million dollar homes in the Marina District.
PG&E Vault Fire Knocks Out Power In San JoseResidents in a San Jose neighborhood woke-up in the dark Thursday after a PG&E power vault erupted into flames, officials said.
San Jose Fire, PG&E Crews At Scene Of Gas LeakFire units and PG&E crews are on the scene of a gas leak on Pettigrew Court that has forced the evacuation of two homes Wednesday morning, according to authorities.
Power Outages Trigger False Fire Alarms Across San FranciscoPG&E and fire officials in San Francisco were reporting rolling blackouts that were affecting thousands of customers across the city Thursday morning.
PG&E Raising Electric Transmission Rates, Makes Billing Changes In MarchOn March 1, the billing system will be reduced from three to two tiers, simplifying the rate structure. Additionally, a High Usage Surcharge will be introduced.
State Senator Looking Into Skyrocketing PG&E BillsAccording to State Sen. Jerry Hill’s office, customers in the Bay Area, as well as the Sacramento Valley, have said that their gas and electric bills were raised significantly during the past winter months.
PG&E Customers Angry About Skyrocketing BillsMany PG&E customers say their bills have doubled or even tripled recently.
PG&E Fined $3 Million For Fatal San Bruno Pipeline ExplosionA federal judge Thursday imposed a $3 million fine, ordered PG&E to conduct a newspaper and television advertising campaign and required top executives to serve community service as part of the sentence in the fatal San Bruno pipeline explosion criminal case.
PG&E Ready To Pay Maximum For Deadly San Bruno ExplosionPacific Gas & Electric Co. says it is prepared to pay the maximum fine of $3 million after a jury convicted the company of deliberately violating pipeline safety regulations before a deadly natural gas pipeline explosion in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Cold Weather In The Bay Area Has PG&E Out Doing Heater ChecksPG&E is trying to keep up with all the calls from customers who are just now realizing that their heaters aren't working.