Evacuations Lifted In Bay Point After Fire At Gas Pipeline ExtinguishedAn evacuation order that affected thousands in Bay Point and Pittsburg was lifted at 2:30 p.m Thursday afternoon after crews put out a fire that was threatening a major Chevron natural gas pipeline, officials said.
Peninsula Lawmakers Want To Bar PG&E From Taking Tax Deductions On Fine For 2009 San Bruno BlastTwo Peninsula lawmakers introduced a bill in the California Legislature Friday that would bar PG&E from taking state tax deductions on up to $1.3 billion of a $1.6 billion penalty levied on the utility in connection with a fatal pipeline explosion in San Bruno.
PG&E Pleads Not Guilty On Federal Felony Charges Over 2010 San Bruno Explosion Pacific Gas and Electric Co. officials are set to appear in court on Monday morning to face federal felony charges involving safety violations tied to the deadly 2010 natural gas pipeline explosion in San Bruno.
PG&E To Put San Carlos Pipeline Back In OperationThe utility will return service to Line 147 on Monday, albeit at minimal pressure.
PG&E Starts San Carlos Gas Pipeline Shutdown Under Court Order Pacific Gas & Electric Co. says it will comply with a judge's order and shut down a natural gas pipeline in San Carlos after safety issues were raised.
Report Reveals PG&E Inspectors Rewarded For Overlooking Pipeline RisksA published report suggests that Pacific Gas and Electric had a policy in place encouraging workers to essentially overlook safety risks along natural gas transmission lines, thus keeping repair costs for the utility down.