| Dec 13, 2011
| 6:22 PM
PG&E has admitted fault to the 2010 gas pipeline explosion in San Bruno, which killed eight people and injured dozens.
According to FOX40 Legal Analyst Ken Rosenfeld, this could mean the company has reached settlement with all of the families involved....
| Mar 12, 2012
| 12:29 PM
Pacific Gas & Electric Co. has agreed to pay $70 million in restitution to aid the city of San Bruno's recovery from a 2010 pipeline explosion that killed eight people and destroyed dozens of homes in the Bay Area town.
In a joint statement released...
| Nov 4, 2011
| 5:35 PM
Three copper wire thieves are now behind bars after a couple of PG&E workers saw the three loading copper wire into a truck in West Roseville Friday Morning and called deputies.
The PG&E workers told police the three suspects were loading the wiring...
| Nov 7, 2011
| 5:10 PM
A cluster of natural gas leaks in a West Davis neighborhood has residents there on edge. Gas leaks in residential neighborhoods are not uncommon, but the sheer number of them is worrisome. And they're all traceable to a plastic pipe installed in the mid-...
| May 2, 2012
| 6:19 PM
A survey of the Sierra snow pack that feeds some 100 Pacific Gas and Electric resovoirs shows that levels have fallen below historical averages for April. Key water content figures show that there is half the water being stored in the snow than last...
| Jan 11, 2008
Cadillac unveiled a concept car this week that runs partially on hydrogen, adding to the ranks of futuristic vehicles powered by the universe's most common element. Yet even if you could drive it -- there's only one now -- you couldn't get from L.A. to...
| Nov 5, 2008
UPDATE: Voters approve Proposition 8 banning same-sex marriages. With more than 95% of the vote counted, the measure leads 52.1% to 47.9%.
A measure to once again ban gay marriage in California led Tuesday, throwing into doubt the unions of an estimated...
| Dec 29, 2007
A massage for a lawmaker's wife. Circus tickets for his kids. Keys to a mountain cabin for the weekend. A donation to his favorite charity or one that flies him across the world on an "educational" trip.
There are many ways to get a politician's...
| Dec 9, 2007
Q: I recently inherited shares of PG&E Corp. from my mother. Good or bad investment? --C.G., via the Internet
A: The big plus is that California doesn't intend to permit another statewide energy crisis or major utility bankruptcy.
PG&E, a regulated...
| Dec 28, 2009
| 4:33 AM
The characteristic campaign photograph of Hiram W. Johnson, who served two terms as California governor and five as its U.S. senator early in the last century, depicted him in a three-piece suit and high collar, with his dukes up. It......
| Jan 20, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Solar panel installer SolarCity Corp. will get its newest round of financing from a more unusual source than the typical bank â PG&E Corp., parent of utility company Pacific Gas & Electric Co. Another PG&E Corp. subsidiary, Pacific Venture Capital,........