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 Touts Awards For Gas Pipeline Operations; San Bruno Says Utility Is 'Playing Russian Roulette'Pacific Gas and Electric Company announced it has received two international awards for its gas operations on the same day the utility was criticized by San Bruno’s mayor for what a competing press release called ‘playing Russian roulette with California cities.”
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 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.
PG&E Charged With Felonies In San Bruno Pipeline ExplosionPacific Gas and Electric has been charged with federal felony counts involving safety violations linked to a 2010 natural gas pipeline explosion that killed eight people in the San Francisco Bay Area.
PG&E Acknowledges It Will Likely Face Criminal Charges In San Bruno ExplosionA disclosure document filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission by PG&E Corp. and its subsidiary said the company expects the federal government will bring criminal charges against the utility in connection with the Sept. 9, 2010, explosion of its transmission pipeline in San Bruno.
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 Put San Carlos Pipeline Back In OperationThe utility will return service to Line 147 on Monday, albeit at minimal pressure.
State Senate Committee Probes California Public Utilities Commission Over SafetyA state senate subcommittee will probe the California Public Utilities Commission on Monday in San Francisco about it’s perceived lack of safety enforcement in the years since the San Bruno gas pipeline explosion.
PG&E May Face $17.5M For Misleading Pipeline RecordsA California Public Utilities Commission member on Monday proposed a fining PG&E Co. $17.25 million—about two and one-half times the amount proposed by a hearing officer—for a late and misleading correction of records on a natural gas pipeline in San Carlos.
Judge Proposes $6.7M Fine For Misleading PG&E Pipeline RecordsA judge is proposing that Pacific Gas and Electric Co. pay $6.7 million in fines for improperly declaring safe two natural-gas pipelines and using misleading records in an attempt to minimize the lapse.
Peninsula City Leaders Call For Pipeline Safety Transparency At Legislative HearingAn array of officials from San Bruno, San Carlos and other Peninsula cities called at a state legislative hearing in San Carlos Monday for more, better, and more technical information about pipeline safety.
PG&E Allowed To Reconnect San Carlos Natural Gas LinePacific Gas and Electric is reconnecting a Northern California natural-gas pipeline that it was ordered to seal off for safety reasons after concerns surfaced in an e-mail from an engineer.
San Carlos Hires Outside Experts To Inspect Pipeline Instead Of PG&ENot satisfied with reassurances from Pacific Gas and Electric, San Carlos has hired its own lawyers and technical experts to do an independent assessment of the natural gas pipeline state regulators ordered shut down this week.
PG&E Ordered To Keep San Carlos Gas Line Closed, CPUC InvestigatesThe California Public Utilities Commission on Tuesday ordered PG&E to keep a disputed natural gas pipeline in San Carlos out of service until its safety is verified by the commission's staff.