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.
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.
San Bruno Wants Tougher Fine For Deadly PG&E Pipeline ExplosionThe San Francisco suburb hit by a deadly gas-line blast in 2010 is supporting a proposed tougher penalty for Pacific Gas and Electric Co.
PG&E Fined $1.05 Million Over Backroom Negotiations; Utility To Appeal DecisionThe decision stems from the disclosure of several private emails earlier this year between a PG&E executive and CPUC officials in a case over utility rates.
PG&E Appeals $1.4 Billion Penalty In San Bruno Gas Pipeline ExplosionPacific Gas & Electric Co. plans to appeal a $1.4 billion penalty recommended by California regulatory judges for a gas pipeline explosion in a San Francisco suburb that killed eight people, the utility said in a filing Wednesday with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.
PG&E Fined $1.4 Billion For Violations Leading To 2010 San Bruno Pipeline Explosion The California Public Utilities Commission has levied a $1.4 billion fine against PG&E the result of an investigation behind the utility's operations and practices including the lead-up to the San Bruno pipeline explosion in 2010.
PG&E Expects New Federal Indictment Over San Bruno ExplosionPacific Gas & Electric Co. is bracing itself for a new federal indictment against the company next month in connection with a deadly pipeline explosion that leveled a suburban California neighborhood in 2010.
PG&E Public Relations Response Amid Felony Charges In San Bruno Explosion Is To Cut Out JournalistsWhile PG&E has been claiming it is being accountable for the San Bruno pipeline accident that killed eight people and resulted in federal felony charges being filed against the corporation Monday, the company's executives have yet to face the media, instead choosing to distribute "video news releases" of edited sound bites for the media to use, in addition to purchasing television advertising.
San Bruno Suing CPUC Over San Bruno Explosion Documents; Alleges Improper Relationships With PG&EThe City of San Bruno is suing the California Public Utilities Commission to force the release of documents the city claims will show improper conduct between CPUC regulators and Pacific Gas and Electric company.
PG&E To Pay $565M In Settlements Over San Bruno Pipeline ExplosionPacific Gas & Electric Co. expects to pay a total of $565 million in legal settlements and other claims from a deadly 2010 gas pipeline explosion in a San Francisco Bay Area suburb, the utility said.
DA Won’t Seek Criminal Charges Against PG&E 3 Years After San Bruno BlastThree years after a deadly PG&E pipeline explosion in San Bruno, a spokeswoman for the San Mateo County District Attorney's Office told KCBS that they will not be filing criminal charges against the utility.
PG&E Admits Giving Flawed Safety Reports After San Bruno BlastNearly three years after a deadly pipeline explosion ripped through a San Bruno neighborhood, Pacific Gas & Electric Co. admitted Friday that it gave flawed reports about the safety of its pipelines after the disaster.