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  1. California wildfires, natural and political disastersRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | Dear Kitty

    ... At the heart of California's energy infrastructure is a group of three investor-owned utilities: Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E) , Southern California Edison (SCE) and San Diego Gas and Electric (SDG&E) with monopolies in their respective regions. ...

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  2. Pacific Gas and Electric Companypg&E Readies for Thanksgiving Week...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Electric Energy Online

    Pacific Gas and Electric Company is readying for the most rainfall since early April across Northern and Central California starting Wednesday and continuing through the Thanksgiving weekend. PG&E electric crews and vegetation contract crews are on alert for potential outages and will be ready to respond to outages, and local emergency operations centers will activate as needed.

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  3. Bill could shield utilities from California wildfire costsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

    California's Legislature will be asked to protect utilities from possible bankruptcy by shielding them from billions of dollars in liability linked to this year's deadly swath of wildfires, it was reported Tuesday. Assemblyman Chris Holden , plans to introduce a measure that could allow Pacific Gas & Electric and other utilities to pass onto customers some costs related to this year's fires, the San Jose Mercury News reported .

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  4. Renewables are answer to power grid upgradesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... climate. The recent horrific Camp Fire in California may have been caused by a problem with Pacific Gas and Electric equipment. Our power grid needs improvements in all parts of the system -- from major interstate connections to smaller substations ...

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  5. In Your Town for Nov. 21, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Marin Independent Journal

    ... a gas line at about 2 p.m. Monday. The evacuations were kept in place until about 7:30 p.m. while Pacific Gas and Electric crews and Novato firefighters worked on the leak. PG&E shut off the gas for 15 customers and electricity for 95 customers ...

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  6. The Latest: PG&E line suspected in fire had issues in 2012Read the original story

    20 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    A transmission line that utility Pacific Gas & Electric Company says malfunctioned minutes before Northern California's deadly wildfire was supported by steel towers that toppled over in a fierce 2012 storm. The Mercury News of San Jose reported Tuesday that trouble on PG&E's 115,000-volt Caribou Palermo line date to December 2012, when five towers toppled.

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  7. The Latest: Fire victims' families urged to give DNARead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    Authorities are using a rapid DNA test that produces results in just two hours to help identify the scores of people killed by the Northern California wildfire. The company ANDE is donating the technology.

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  8. Interior secretary blames "environmental radicals" for California firesRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | CBS News

    ... claimed three lives. The direct cause remains under investigation, but the utility company Pacific Gas and Electric Co. has reported transmission and equipment problems near the suspected starting points of the Camp Fire, CBS San Francisco Bay Area ...

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  9. The Latest: PG&E line suspected in fire had issues in 2012 Source: APRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Fox 23

    A transmission line that utility Pacific Gas & Electric Company says malfunctioned minutes before Northern California's deadly wildfire was supported by steel towers that toppled over in a fierce 2012 storm. The Mercury News of San Jose reported Tuesday that trouble on PG&E's 115,000-volt Caribou Palermo line date to December 2012, when five towers toppled.

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  10. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Business Wire

    Mike Roman, chief exec... )--Pacific Gas and Electric Company is readying for the most rainfall since early April across Northern and Central California starting Wednesday and continu... )--Phononic, the global leader in solid-state cooling and heating that is breaking the boundaries of semiconductor innovation, today announced the findings of its most r... )--La Universidad Estadounidense de Ras Al Khaimah organizA3 su conferencia anual de tres dA as, l...

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  11. More Wildfire Victims Join Lawsuit Against California's Biggest UtilityRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Daily Caller

    ... Danko, one of the lawyers representing wildfire victims. More people are joining a lawsuit against Pacific Gas and Electric over the Camp Fire. The utility revealed it suffered two power failures around the time and place the deadly fire started. ...

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  12. It's not just a stock market bubble that's deflatingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... provide insurance against defaults) that may be related to the woes of corporate behemoths GE and Pacific Gas and Electric. GE has embarked on a fire-sale of assets to reduce its destabilising $US115 billion ($157.7 billion) of borrowings. PGE's ...

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  13. Top Utilities Share Best Practices for Optimizing Substation...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    UMS Group completes facilitating its Sixth Annual Substation Best Practices Collaborative where top Utilities shared Best Practices for optimizing Substation performance. With all the changes impacting the utility industry, there is great value in open dialogue and guided discovery among industry practitioners and strategic thinkers.

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  14. Gas pipe leak in Roseville leads to evacuationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Someone across the street from the construction site at North Sunrise Avenue called police at about 9:45 a.m. after seeing gas, rocks and debris flying through the air and people running from the site, said Roseville Police Department spokesman Rob Baquera. Officials evacuated the area surrounding the construction site, which is in a business district, and closed North Sunrise Avenue in both directions between Sierra Gardens Drive and Douglas Boulevard, Baquera said.

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  15. Wood stove, downed power line lead to two residential fires in Eureka on SundayRead the original story

    Yesterday | Redwood Times

    ... a chief officer responded. The down power line created an immediate hazard to responding personnel. Pacific Gas and Electric promptly responded to the scene and de-energized the service line. Fire crews attacked the fire and had it extinguished ...

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  16. US stocks take sharp losses as tech, internet companies dropRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Record

    Big technology and internet companies tumbled again Monday, leading to broad losses across the stock market. The Dow Jones Industrial Average briefly fell 500 points.

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  17. Dozens show support for Camp Fire victims at vigilRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    WEBVTT ASHES. a a MARLEI: NOT YOUR TYPICAL SUNDAY DRESS. BECAUSE THESE CHURCHGOERS HAVE SUFFERED UNTHINKABLE CATASTROPHE.

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  18. File photo of hazardous materials emergency vehicle. Hazardous Materials Squad truckRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SFGate

    Novato fire personnel and Pacific Gas & Electric workers were working to clear a gas leak near San Marin Drive on Monday afternoon, which triggered a mandatory evacuation of nearby households. Novato fire personnel and Pacific Gas & Electric workers were working to clear a gas leak near San Marin Drive on Monday afternoon, which triggered a mandatory evacuation of nearby households.

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  19. Tech, internet stocks walloped againRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star Tribune

    The Dow Jones industrial average briefly fell 500 points. Apple, Microsoft and Amazon, the most valuable companies on the market, sustained some of the worst losses.

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  20. In Your Town for Nov. 20, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Marin Independent Journal

    The leak happened at about 2 p.m. in the area of Somerset Drive. Residents on Somerset Drive, Somerset Place and Hampshire Way were told to clear the area while Novato firefighters and Pacific Gas & Electric workers contained the leak.

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