1 hr ago
Monterey County Herald
Outage hits thousands of homes in North Salinas
SALINAS >> More than 10,000 homes in North Salinas were affected by a power outage Tuesday night that went on until early Wednesday, a Pacific Gas & Electric Co.
6 hrs ago
Contra Costa Times
Concord reaches agreement with PG&E on tree removal
The city has reached an agreement with Pacific Gas & Electric about how to move forward with a plan designed to balance public safety with community character.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
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.
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.
PG&E Phone Scam Surfaces in El Cerrito
Police have issued a warning about a phone scam that has resurfaced in El Cerrito.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
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.
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.
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.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
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 .
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.
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.
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.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
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.
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)
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.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
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.
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)
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.
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.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
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.