PG&E To Switch Off Power Lines During Times Of Extreme Fire DangerPacific Gas & Electric Co. says it will start switching off power at times of extreme fire danger to reduce the risk of sparks.
Neighbor Risks Life To Save Woman After Massive Gas Explosion, 'Of Course, I Just Jumped In'A neighbor risked his own life to save a woman after a massive explosion destroyed her home on Bel Air Avenue, in San Jose.
Hayward Parts Ways With PG&E And Switches To 100% Renewable EnergyThe city of Hayward is parting ways with PG&E and moving to more environmentally-friendly ways to produce electricity.
Conflict Between PG&E, SF Public Utilities Commission Bogs Down More ProjectsThere are new developments in a bitter fight between the city of San Francisco and PG&E that could cost taxpayers hundreds of millions of dollars.
Gas Leak Stopped In San Francisco's Inner SunsetA gas leak in San Francisco's Inner Sunset neighborhood Friday morning has been stopped, evacuations and a shelter-in-place order lifted, fire officials said.
Conflict Between PG&E, SF Public Utilities Commission Bogs Down More ProjectsNew developments Wednesday in a bitter fight between the city of San Francisco and PG&E that could cost taxpayers hundreds of millions of dollars.
Menlo Park Fire Chief Criticized For Role In PG&E AdOn the heels of report finding fault in part by PG&E in the deadly North Bay fires last October, the utility is now promoting its own fire response with an ad featuring a well-known Bay Area fire expert that has triggered some criticism.
Santa Rosa Fire Dept: At Least 2 North Bay Wildfires Were Sparked by Power LinesInvestigators have determined that power lines buffeted by heavy winds ignited at least two small fires the night of Oct. 8 in North Bay neighborhoods.
Fallen Tree Snaps Gas And Water Lines In Newark
California Considers Switching Off Power Lines As Wildfire PreventionSome people in California think switching off power lines could be key to wildfire prevention, but it may come with another set of dangers.
PG&E Urged To Refund Ratepayers Following Tax Law OverhaulState regulators are calling on utility companies to pay it forward by passing on their savings from the tax law overhaul to customers, but Pacific Gas and Electric is pushing back.
PG&E Tests Plan To Charge Higher Prices During Peak Evening HoursOpponents to PG&E's "time of use" payments are calling it “punishment pricing” and want you to know you can opt out.