UPDATE: Reduced Offshore Winds Lead PG&E to Cancel PSPS OutagesWeaker offshore winds on Thursday have led Pacific Gas and Electric officials to cancel a possible Public Safety Power Shutoff event for most customers who would have been impacted in the North Bay, according to the utility.
PG&E Notifies Nearly 30,000 Customers Of Another Possible PSPS Starting ThursdayPacific Gas & Electric Co. is notifying nearly 30,000 customers, including some in the Bay Area, as forecasters say another wind event could prompt an additional round of Public Safety Power Shutoffs starting Thursday.
EBMUD Deploys Generators, Pumps For Potential PG&E Public Safety Power ShutoffsAs wildfire season continues, the East Bay Municipal Utility District has deployed portable generators and pumps to keep water flowing in event of Public Safety Power Shutoffs by PG&E.
UPDATE: PG&E PSPS Outages In Effect; Up To 44,000 Customers To Be ImpactedPG&E began its wind-related safety shutoffs around 4 a.m. Monday morning with outages initiated in parts of Sonoma, Napa and Contra Costa counties.
PG&E: PSPS Outages May Be Called Monday; Could Impact 44,000 CustomersWith an approaching weather system expected to bring dry offshore winds to Northern California, PG&E may cut power in 32 counties beginning Monday morning.
Power Outage Reported in Mill Valley Impacting Approximately 1,500 CustomersAuthorities in Marin County confirmed Friday there was a power outage caused by an unknown issue affecting customers in Mill Valley.
UPDATE: Power Restored in Marin County After PG&E Outage Caused By Wayward BirdA power outage affecting more than 6,000 PG&E customers in Marin County on Wednesday morning was caused by a bird that flew into electrical equipment, according to the utility.
Years-Long Tree Removal Dispute Between PG&E, Lafayette Residents May Soon Be ResolvedFour years after a citizens group in Lafayette sued Pacific Gas & Electric Co. over a plan to cut down hundreds of trees, a resolution to the lengthy legal battle may finally be near.
Beloved PG&E Falcon Nest Webcam Going Dark As HQ Building Is Sold Fifteen years after the cameras started rolling, PG&E announced Saturday its beloved falcon nest webcam would be going dark after the sale of its 77 Beale St. headquarters.
Lead Utility Regulator Overseeing PG&E Announces ResignationGov. Gavin Newsom needs to find a new chair for the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) after the current leader announced she’s leaving her role by end of the year.
Frequent 'Fast Trip' Power Outages Spark Outrage Against PG&E In Town Of La HondaIn the mountain community of La Honda, residents are outraged at PG&E because they said the electricity is going off multiple times a week and for very little reason.
PG&E Charged With Manslaughter For Sparking Zogg Fire That Killed 4A Northern California district attorney announced manslaughter and numerous other charges against Pacific Gas and Electric Friday after its equipment sparked the Zogg Fire last year that killed four people and destroyed hundreds of homes.
Widespread Outage Cuts Off Electrical Power To Danville ResidentsNearly 3,300 PG&E customers in Danville and San Ramon were without power Wednesday morning as the utility sought to determine the cause of the outage.
San Jose Fire, PG&E Crews Respond to Gas Leak on Zanker RoadFirefighters in San Jose and PG&E crews are at the scene of a gas leak after a line was struck by a contractor near Zanker Road and Montague Expressway, according to authorities.
PG&E Says Light Rain After Long Drought Led to Lights-Out Across Bay AreaPG&E explained that the widespread power outages that hit many Bay Area neighborhoods Sunday happened because of how little rain fell overnight rather than how much.