Uncertainty Over PG&E's Planned Public Safety Shutoffs Leaves Marin Businesses Feeling PowerlessScaling back its original plan, PG&E announced that only residents in Napa, Solano and Sonoma counties would be affected by the public safety power shutoffs. All the uncertainty has left many small businesses feeling powerless, whether the lights are on, or not.
CPUC Orders Investigation Into PG&E Handling Of Public Safety OutagesCalifornia regulators have unanimously ordered an investigation into a dozen deliberate power outages that plunged millions of people into the dark last month.
Treasure Island Residents Deal With Latest Power OutagePeople living on Treasure Island may not have been affected by the recent PG&E Public Safety Power Shutoffs, but some residents on Wednesday were still without electricity following the latest outage.
CPUC President Blasts PG&E Over Massive Power ShutdownCalifornia's top utilities regulator on Friday said she was astounded by the lack of basic preparation Pacific Gas & Electric officials took in readying for a pre-emptive power shut-off that affected more than 2 million people.
Problems During PG&E's Unprecedented Power Shutdown May Not Be Easy To FixThis time last week the Bay Area was preparing for an unprecedented power shutdown. It did not go well, and chances are the next large-scale PG&E shutdown will look very much the same.
Crash Into Power Pole Causes San Mateo Outage; Residents Shelter In PlaceA car crashed into a power pole in San Mateo Thursday morning, knocking out power to a neighborhood and prompting some residents to be asked to shelter in place, police said.
Illegal Pot Farm Blows Transformer Leaving Oakland Businesses In The Dark For MonthsAn illegal pot farm blew up a transformer, knocking out power to about a dozen small businesses in the same complex last May. Three months later, some are still without power.
Twitter Working Again After Hour-Long Outage On App, WebsiteTwitter appears to be working about an hour after users across the globe reported that the social media service's website and app were down Thursday afternoon.
Target Repairs Outage That Left Frustrated Customers Standing In Long Lines For HoursA computer glitch at Target stores has been repaired after thousands of frustrated shoppers were unable to purchase their goods at the checkout registers across the country, on Saturday.
Overnight Accident In Pacifica Causes Traffic Delays On Northbound Hwy 1Motorists should expect heavy delays on northbound State Highway 1 in Pacifica near Fassler Avenue Saturday after an overnight crash knocked down a power pole, county officials said.
PG&E Restores Power To 13,000 Customers In East BayPG&E says crews are working to restore power to almost 13,000 customers in the East Bay.
YouTube Service Restored After Users Experience Worldwide OutageYouTube service was restored Tuesday night after the Google-owned streaming company went dark for users worldwide.
Fog Blamed For Power Outage That Affected Thousands In SF Richmond DistrictSan Francisco's famous fog may be the culprit behind a power outage that left thousands of people in the dark on Sunday.
Cellphone, Internet Customers Experience Outages Across U.S.Cellphone and Internet customers experienced widespread outages across the U.S. on Monday.
Massive East Bay Power Outage Leaves 41,000 Customers In DarkA massive power outage has affected thousands of customers in Berkeley, Oakland and Emeryville.