| Dec 7, 2009
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| Dec 9, 2009
As of Wednesday night, approximately 8,000 PG&E customers were without power in El Dorado County, and roughly 2,000 in Calaveras and Amador Counties, according to utility spokesman Brian Swanson. Swanson said nearly 300 crew members will work around the...
| Dec 11, 2009
More than 2,000 PG&E customers are still without power in the foothill communities of Northern California, the after-effect of a harsh Monday winter storm.
Utility crews hoped to restore service to most of its powerless customers before a new wave of...
| Dec 11, 2009
Northern California's rain and snow experience isn't over just yet.
A string of rain showers, heavy at times, will continue to move through the Sacramento Delta extending through the Northern San Joaquin Valley for the rest of Friday evening. Over the...
| Jun 5, 2009
Around 4,000 PG&E customers lost power and several dozen people were reportedly trapped in elevators throughout San Francisco following an underground power transformer explosion Friday afternoon.
The PG&E equipment located at the intersection of O'...
| Jun 6, 2009
SAN FRANCISCO -- Power has been restored to all 8,600 customers who lost electricity after an underground explosion and fire.
Pacific Gas and Electric said the blast occurred around 11:30 a.m. Friday. Police cordoned off a two-block area, and...
| Jul 21, 2009
Pacific Gas and Electric Co. customers could soon see their monthly bills go up.
The utility notified state regulators Monday that it plans to seek a 6.5 percent rate hike in 2011, with smaller increases of 1.4 percent and 1.8 percent the following two...
| Jul 28, 2009
Pacific Gas & Electric Co. has agreed to pay the federal government nearly $15 million in damages for the Pendola Fire.
The Northern California wildfire burned about 12,000 acres in 1999. The U.S. attorney's office in Sacramento said Tuesday the...
| Jul 28, 2009
Pacific Gas & Electric Co. has agreed to pay the federal government nearly $15 million in damages for a 1999 Northern California wildfire that burned about 12,000 acres.
The U.S. attorney's office in Sacramento said Tuesday the payment is the second...
| Aug 17, 2009
A gas leak in Folsom has prompted the evacuation of several homes.
Authorities say a gas line located on Golf Links Drive was struck by a construction crew working in a field, causing a two-inch break. One home has been evacuated, and fire officials...
| Aug 30, 2009
A large vegetation fire is burning out of control in Auburn, forcing evacuations in Placer county.
The fire is burning just north of the city of Auburn in the area of Higyway 49 and Rock Creek Road. The blaze has burned about 500 acres and is threatening...