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  1. Editorial: Is $10 million enough for Merrimack Valley disaster?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Boston.com

    ... explosion killed eight and damaged or destroyed about 100 homes in a San Francisco suburb in 2010, Pacific Gas and Electric set up a fund for as much as $100 million to help San Bruno and its residents. San Bruno got an initial check of $3 million ...

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  2. Is PG&E a threat to California?Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | NewsReview.com

    ... floods, tsunamis and volcanic eruptions. But here's the irony: It was sponsored in part by Pacific Gas and Electric Co., the utility giant with a recent history of causing disasters. Wildfires, specifically. On September 11, a downed PG&E power line ...

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  3. Pacific Gas and Electric Companypg&E Appoints Deborah W. Powell to...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Electric Energy Online

    Pacific Gas and Electric Company today announced that it has appointed Deborah W. Powell to the role of Vice President, Power Generation, for the company, effective Oct. 1. Powell is currently PG&E's Senior Director, Substations, and succeeds Jon Franke, who became the company's Vice President, Health and Safety, and Chief Safety Officer on Sept 1. "Debbie brings tremendous experience, both inside and outside of PG&E, to her new role leading our Power Generation team. I am confident that she will help advance our commitment to deliver safe, reliable, affordable and clean energy to our customers and the communities we serve.

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  4. Compressed Air Energy Storage Market Research Report 2018-2025 :...Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | SBWire

    ... Hydrostor LightSail Energy SustainX Apex CAES Bright Energy Storage Technologies Gaelectric Pacific Gas and Electric Company Geographically, this report studies the key regions, focuses on product sales, value, market share and growth opportunity in ...

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  5. PG&E Accelerates Vegetation Work in Tuolumne and Calaveras Counties as Wildfire Threat GrowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 17 | The Pine Tree

    ... Customers can call 877.295.4949 for more information or email wildfiresafety@pge.com About PG&E Pacific Gas and Electric Company, a subsidiary of PG&E Corporation (NYSE:PCG), is one of the largest combined natural gas and electric energy companies ...

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  6. This PG&E-backed plan will raise your monthly billsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | San Jose Mercury News

    Gov. Jerry Brown on Wednesday set the stage for higher PG&E utility bills by signing legislation to ease the impacts from the shutdown of the Diablo Canyon facility, California's last remaining nuclear power plant. Gov. Jerry Brown on Wednesday set the stage for higher PG&E utility bills by signing legislation to ease the impacts from the shutdown of the Diablo Canyon facility, California's last remaining nuclear power plant.

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  7. PG&E Appoints Deborah W. Powell to Role as Vice President of Power GenerationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Galveston County Daily News

    Sep 19, 2018--Pacific Gas and Electric Company today announced that it has appointed Deborah W. Powell to the role of Vice President, Power Generation, for the company, effective Oct. 1. Powell is currently PG&E's Senior Director, Substations, and succeeds Jon Franke, who became the company's Vice President, Health and Safety, and Chief Safety Officer on Sept 1. "Debbie brings tremendous experience, both inside and outside of PG&E, to her new role leading our Power Generation team. I am confident that she will help advance our commitment to deliver safe, reliable, affordable and clean energy to our customers and the communities we serve.

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  8. Gas back on at Belle Air Elementary SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | San Mateo Daily Journal

    Pacific Gas and Electric restored gas service at Belle Air Elementary School on Tuesday, according to the San Bruno Park School District. The 2-inch service line was turned off and repaired after a staff member who smelled a gas odor at school around noon last Thursday, Superintendent David Hutt said.

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  9. Is Columbia Gas Liable in the Massachusetts Gas Pipeline Explosions?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | FindLaw

    ... Though there have been hundreds of gas explosions over the last decade, none was as tragic as the Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E) explosions of 2010 in San Bruno, California, which killed eight people and destroyed dozens of homes. In that disaster, ...

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  10. PG and E flying helicopters to find tree limbs near power linesRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 18 | Ukiah Daily Journal

    Pacific Gas and Electric reported it will be using a helicopter this week to patrol power lines in Mendocino and Lake counties as part of an increased effort to reduce fire risk. On both Tuesday and Wednesday, a Bell 407 Long Ranger was expected to leave the Ukiah Municipal Airport around 8 a.m. and fly through 4 p.m. with "foresters looking for vegetation near electric lines in high fire-threat areas along power lines in these areas: Ukiah, Redwood Valley, Calpella, Potter Valley, Laytonville and Willits in Mendocino County.

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  11. New Merriment on Main star, fundraiser helps fund Vacaville's annual tree lightingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 28 | The Reporter

    Victor Pagan, with the Vacaville office of Pacific Gas and Electric secures the star to the top of the 60-foot tall white fir tree at the Three Flags Monument in preparation for Tuesday night's Merriment on Main ceremony in downtown. The star, designed by Don Birrell and built by Lee Kollorz, has been used as the tree topper for 35 years.

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  12. The Latest: Moodya s Warns Of Negative Impact Of ExplosionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | TheCourier.com

    Moody's Investor's Service says the gas explosions and fires in Massachusetts are likely to damage the finances of Columbia Gas and its parent company.

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  13. Titus Wealth Management Purchases New Holdings in PG&E Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | Daily Political

    ... will post 3.79 earnings per share for the current year. PG&E Corporation, through its subsidiary, Pacific Gas and Electric Company, engages in the sale and delivery of electricity and natural gas to residential, commercial, industrial, and ...

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  14. The Latest: Moody's warns of negative impact of explosionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | Star Tribune

    Moody's Investor's Service says the gas explosions and fires in Massachusetts are likely to damage the finances of Columbia Gas and its parent company. In comments issued Tuesday, the Wall Street credit rating firm said the disaster was "credit negative" for Columbia and NiSource Inc., and may cause "the deterioration of each company's financial position."

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  15. Alternate plan may be discussed over PG&E's tree removal project in LafayetteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | Inside Bay Area

    An alternative plan may be in the works for PG&E's highly debated pipeline project that calls for uprooting hundreds of trees in the city. Lafayette Vice Mayor Cameron Burks directed city staff to collaborate with Pacific Gas & Electric, the California Public Utilities Commission, the Save Lafayette Trees preservationist group and a citizens advisory committee after a packed, emotional Sept.

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  16. Residents confront PG&E contract workers over trees marked for removalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 17 | The Union Democrat

    ... for this program and how it's intended to protect the safety of our customers and communities." Pacific Gas and Electric will continue to work closely with customers as essential safety work goes forward, said Brandi Merlo with PG&E Marketing & ...

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  17. Marin gets more weather stations for fire danger areasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 17 | Marin Independent Journal

    ... businesses sit in high fire danger areas, according to PG&E. (Alan Dep/Marin Independent Journal) Pacific Gas and Electric Co. has installed 100 new weather stations across the state, including several in Marin, meant to enhance fire weather ...

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  18. Energy industry grapples to boost diversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 17 | The Newberg Graphic

    When Marie Jordan joined the energy industry during the dot.com boom, she didn't know what she was getting into.

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  19. California's Governor: Insurance Fared Better in Wildfires BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 17 | Insurance Journal West

    California lawmakers didn't go as far as Governor Jerry Brown wanted to address potential liabilities for utilities from wildfires, and the governor said that "it's hard to say" if they ever would. Brown, citing longstanding practice, declined to say if he would sign the bill passed last month that included measures considered beneficial for utilities such as PG&E Corp. But the wide-ranging plan didn't tackle the issue of inverse condemnation, in which utilities can be held liable for costs if their equipment is found to have caused a fire - regardless of whether they followed safety rules.

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  20. Pacific Gas and Electric COMPANYMore Than 100,000 PG&E Customers...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 16 | Electric Energy Online

    Pacific Gas and Electric Company customers are responding to the energy company's call-to-action to update their contact information, as part of a campaign encouraging customers to have a plan for the growing threat of climate-driven extreme weather and wildfires. To help educate customers from Bakersfield to the Oregon border, PG&E has mailed letters and postcards and sent emails to more than 570,000 homes and businesses served by electric lines that run through high fire-threat areas.

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