California Going Nuke Free; Diablo Canyon To Shut Down A utility company and environmental groups have reached an agreement that will close California's last nuclear power plant, ending the state's nuclear power era.
Service Mostly Restored After Outage Cuts Power To Thousands In SunnyvaleThe outage was first reported early Sunday morning and initially affected about 4,100 customers, according to a PG&E spokesman.
Prosecutor: PG&E Ignored Regulations To Cut Costs Before 2010 Pipeline ExplosionPacific Gas & Electric Co. ignored pipeline safety regulations to cut costs and tried to cover up its illegal practices by misleading federal officials investigating a deadly explosion of one of its natural gas pipelines a prosecutor said.
Fatal San Bruno Gas Line Explosion Looms Large At PG&E TrialJury selection has began in the federal obstruction-of-justice and pipeline-safety-violation trial of utility giant Pacific Gas & Electric in the wake of the deadly 2010 San Bruno gas line explosion.
PG&E Fined $24.3 Million For Inaccurate Gas Line Maps A California Public Utilities Commission administrative law judge has imposed a $24.3 million fine on PG&E for inaccurate records and maps of its natural gas distribution pipelines in more than a dozen cities.
Oakland Student Makes The Cut, Wins $20,000 STEM Scholarship From PG&EAn Oakland student is one of only 10 students in Northern and Central California to win a $20,000 college scholarship from PG&E.
Power Restored To Thousands Of East Bay ResidentsA transformer failure and fire at a PG&E substation in El Cerrito caused a massive power outage in the East Bay Monday that disrupted BART service and traffic signals in Berkeley, an El Cerrito fire battalion chief said.
1.5-Ton PG&E Pipeline From San Bruno Blast Won't Be On Display For JurorsJudge rules prosecutors can't bring an exploded PG&E pipeline from the San Bruno explosion to a street near the courthouse to show jurors.
Power Restored To Thousands After Early-Morning Outage In SFMore than 5,000 customers lost power after underground equipment failed around 5:30 Sunday morning.
Crew Strikes Gas Line In Campbell, Shelter In Place OrderedSome people are sheltering in place Thursday afternoon as firefighters and PG&E crews respond to a gas leak in Campbell, police and fire officials said.
PG&E Crew Caps Gas Leak Near Morgan Hill Holiday InnPG&E officials have capped a gas leak that forced the evacuation of a Morgan Hill hotel this afternoon, utility officials said.
Consumer Watchdog Seeks Ethics Review Of Top Aide To Gov. Jerry BrownThe advocacy group Consumer Watchdog said Monday that it has asked the Fair Political Practices Commission to investigate whether Nancy McFadden had a conflict of interest.