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Friday Jul 18 | The Fresno Bee

Accident causes power outages northeast of Fresno

Downed electric lines caused by a vehicle accident northeast of Fresno on Friday evening resulted in power outages for more than 500 Pacific Gas & Electric Company customers.


Related Topix: Fresno, CA, Energy, Pacific Gas and Electric

Friday Jul 18 | Hispanic Business

Fitch Affirms Juniper Generation at 'BB+'; Outlook Stable

The Rating Outlook remains Stable. The rating affirmation is based upon Fitch's view that Juniper is likely to generate adequate cash flow to meet its final scheduled debt service payment without drawing on its debt service reserve backed by a letter of credit equal to six months of debt service.


Related Topix: Pacific Gas and Electric, Energy

Friday Jul 18 |

PG&E Phone Scam Surfaces in El Cerrito

Police have issued a warning about a phone scam that has resurfaced in El Cerrito.


Related Topix: Energy, Pacific Gas and Electric, El Cerrito, CA

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Oakland Post

PG&E Veterans Group Awards 10 Scholarships

Today, the Pacific Gas and Electric Company's Veterans Employee Resource Group awarded 10 scholarships totaling $55,000 to college and college-bound students.


Related Topix: Energy, Pacific Gas and Electric

The Fresno Bee

PG&E eyes options for new Valley power lines

Pacific Gas & Electric Co. is asking the public to weigh in on a proposal to build a new high-voltage transmission line across western Fresno County.


Related Topix: Pacific Gas and Electric, Energy, Fresno County, CA, Coalinga, CA, Madera County, CA

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Contra Costa Times

Walnut Creek: City and PG&E develop agreement to deal with tree removal plan

Leaders here are cheering an agreement with Pacific Gas and Electric they hope will allow the utility and city to work together to preserve both public safety and as many local trees as possible.


Related Topix: Energy, Pacific Gas and Electric

Tue Jul 15, 2014

The Reporter

Rebates available for energy and water efficient washers

Solano County residents can now receive up to $200 in rebates when purchasing a qualifying water-efficient and energy-efficient clothes washer through a new partnership between the Solano County Water Agency and Pacific Gas and Electric .


Related Topix: Solano County, CA, Energy, Pacific Gas and Electric

Building Operating Management

Cree LED Street Lights Transform California City's Streets, Cut...

San Luis Obispo's LED Lighting Upgrade Delivers Superior Light Quality and Savings DURHAM, N.C. - Inspired by the successful Los Angeles street lighting upgrade, where many of the city's 140,000 high-pressure sodium street lights were converted to Cree LED luminaires, San Luis Obispo, Calif.


Related Topix: Cree, Semiconductors, Electronics, San Luis Obispo, CA, Pacific Gas and Electric, Energy, Electronic

Mon Jul 14, 2014

The Fresno Bee

CalRecycle grant helps reopen Willow-Balch Park

City officials and Pacific Gas & Electric Co. will hold a reopening event Wednesday for Willow-Balch Park in southeast Fresno.


Related Topix: Energy, Pacific Gas and Electric, Fresno, CA

Restaurant News Resource

Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, Inc. Names Todd Burke Vice President of Corporate Communications

Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, Inc. , the franchisor and operator of Popeyes restaurants, announced it has named Todd Burke as Vice President of Corporate Communications.


Related Topix: Corporate Communications, Energy

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Business Wire

Fitch Affirms Genesis Solar LLC's $852MM Total Trust Ctf and Bank Facilities Ratings

Despite a downward revision to the solar assessment and an increase to operating cost assumptions in project projections, the debt service coverage profile at Opco remains consistent with the current rating.


Related Topix: Environmental Law, Pacific Gas and Electric, Law, Energy, Department of Energy

Electric Energy Online

PG&E and IBEW 1245 Celebrate Journeyman Lineman Recognition Day...

Pacific Gas and Electric Company is pleased to join the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 1245 in celebration of Journeyman Lineman Recognition Day on Thursday, July 10. The recognition day, which was recently designated by the California State Assembly, acknowledges the critical role that electric linemen play in delivering ... (more)


Related Topix: International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (Electricians, Wiremen, and Linemen), Energy, Pacific Gas and Electric, California Government, California

Vallejo Times-Herald

Nonprofits repeat 'Call to Change Vallejo'

Michael Gregory, reflected in a window, prune vines at Milestones of Development as Rebuilding Together preps for work this weekend.


Related Topix: Vallejo, CA, Energy, Pacific Gas and Electric, Solano County, CA

Thu Jul 10, 2014

CBS Local

PG&E Reveals Hundreds Did Not Finish Required Pipeline Training

Hundreds of Pacific Gas and Electric employees responsible for fusing together the plastic pipes that deliver natural gas to homes have not properly completed training required to be certified to perform the work, PG&E officials said Thursday.


Related Topix: Energy, Pacific Gas and Electric


PG&E to start replacing 4,400 feet of Tracy pipeline

Pacific Gas and Electric Co. plans to begin work on replacing 4,400 feet of natural gas transmission pipeline in north Tracy on Aug. 7. This stretch of pipe was identified by PG&E as one that needed to be replaced as part of the mandatory Pipeline Safety Enhancement Plan created by the California Public Utilities Commission after a PG&E gas line ... (more)


Related Topix: Pacific Gas and Electric, Energy, Tracy, CA, San Mateo County, CA, San Bruno, CA

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Orinda Meeting for Miner Road Utility Undergrounding Postponed to Aug. 5

News from the City of Orinda: This past year Pacific Gas & Electric has been working on a plan to construct the Miner Road Undergrounding Utility project which will convert the existing overhead utilities into new underground conduits.


Related Topix: Energy, Pacific Gas and Electric, Orinda, CA


Blackout: Equipment malfunction cause of large Eel River Valley outage

The outage that left nearly 9,400 Eel River Valley customers without power Monday night and early Tuesday was caused by an equipment malfunction at a power substation, according to Pacific Gas & Electric Company spokeswoman Brittany McKannay.


Related Topix: Energy, Pacific Gas and Electric, Loleta, CA, Fortuna, CA

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Humboldt Beacon

Over 9,000 without power in Eel River Valley

Thousands of customers tonight are without power in the Eel River Valley, according to the Pacific Gas and Electric Co.


Related Topix: Pacific Gas and Electric, Energy, Fortuna, CA, Ferndale, CA

The Union Democrat

TUD: Water sale, raises weighed

Tuolumne Utilities District directors will consider an agreement Tuesday that could provide an emergency supply of water for hundreds of Del Oro Water Co.


Related Topix: Energy, Pacific Gas and Electric, Pinecrest, CA

Sun Jul 06, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Beautiful river, growing thirst, looming battle over the Eel River

In the third-largest watershed in California, the Eel River rambles through some of the state's most stunning landscape.


Related Topix: California, Pacific Gas and Electric, Energy, Potter Valley, CA, Mendocino, CA, Sonoma, CA, Opinion


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