California Regulators Place PG&E On Notice Over Wildfire Mitigation EffortsAlready under fire for its vegetation management practices by the federal judge overseeing its criminal probation proceedings, PG&E got slammed Thursday by state regulators.
Regulators Rebuke PG&E For Neglect In Reducing Wildfire RiskCalifornia power regulators are poised to reprimand Pacific Gas & Electric for continuing to neglect its electrical grid that has ignited a series of deadly wildfires.
Live Webcam: Peregrine Chicks Hatching In Nest Atop PG&E's San Francisco HeadquartersA family of peregrine chicks began hatching last week in a nest atop PG&E headquarters in downtown San Francisco in what has become an annual rite of spring
Sonoma County DA Files Charges Against PG&E For Role In 2019 Kincaid FireThe Sonoma County District Attorney announced Tuesday that its office filed criminal charges against Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) for its role in causing the 2019 Kincade Fire.
Judge Mulls Requiring PG&E To Turn Off Power More Frequently To Reduce Wildfire RiskA federal judge overseeing Pacific Gas & Electric's criminal probation said Tuesday that he is considering requiring the utility to be more aggressive about turning off its electricity lines near tall trees.
Cal Fire: Deadly Zogg Wildlife Ignited By Tree Contacting PG&E Transmission LinesThe Zogg wildfire, which roared through the Shasta County communities of Igo and Ono last fall and claimed four lives, was triggered by a tree coming in contact with PG&E transmission lines, Cal Fire officials announced Monday.
San Francisco Gas Leak Forces Evacuation Of Neighborhood HomeA gas leak in San Francisco prompted an evacuation from a building in the city's College Hill neighborhood near Bernal Heights before the leak was capped, authorities said Monday.
PG&E Accuses Ex-Employees Of Taking Bribes To Funnel Business To Camp Fire Cleanup ContractorUtility giant Pacific Gas & Electric accused two of its former employees of accepting bribes to funnel business to a waste-hauling company after the Camp Fire, the deadliest wildfire in California history.
Wildfire Victims Sue Former PG&E Administrators for NeglectA suit filed by more than 80,000 victims of deadly wildfires ignited by Pacific Gas and Electric's rickety electrical grid targets nearly two dozen of the utility's former executives and board members for alleged dereliction of their duty to ensure the equipment operated safely.
COVID: PG&E Extends Moratorium on Pandemic-Related Service Disconnections Through June 30PG&E customers will not lose utility service through June 30, 2021 because of a failure to pay their bill as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, following an extension Friday of the state's utility disconnection moratorium.
Blown Transformer Likely Caused By Unfortunate Rodent, 10K Left Without Power In Santa RosaA large power outage likely caused by a small rodent left that affected thousands of residents in Santa Rosa Monday.
Federal Judge Considers Additional Conditions To PG&E ProbationA federal Judge used sharp language in addressing PG&E and its lawyers during a hearing on Wednesday to consider adding further conditions to the probation imposed after the utility's prior criminal convictions.
PG&E Tests New Wildfire-Detection Power Line Tech In CalistogaPacific Gas & Electric has chosen the Wine Country community of Calistoga to test cutting-edge wildfire prevention technology from around the world, in hopes to make their system safer.
PG&E Restores Power To Thousands Of Bay Area Customers; 7,200 In The DarkPG&E has restored power to all but 7,200 Bay Area customers as of 9 p.m. Tuesday, following fierce winds overnight that had disrupted service to more than 51,000 customers as of Tuesday morning.
Power Restored After Outage Affecting 4,000 Reported In Mill ValleyPG&E crews on Thursday afternoon were able to restore power after an outage in Marin County affected over 4,000 customers, according to authorities.