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3 hrs ago | NBC Bay Area

Carmel Wants Investigation Into PG&E Gas Blast

After a March gas explosion leveled a one-bedroom cottage near Highway 1, the city wants answers and says that PG&E has not been keen on presenting them, according to reports.

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Related Topix: Energy, Explosion

7 hrs ago | Freshnews

Qubitekk to Receive Federal Funding to Help Protect Nation's Power Grid from Cyber Attack

San Diego startup Qubitekk will benefit from a $3M Department of Energy grant to speed the development of unhackable quantum encryption technology that will protect the country's power grid from cyber attack.

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Related Topix: Computer Security, Science / Technology, Department of Energy, University of Texas at Austin, Texas, Energy, Computers

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Examiner.com

Jazz fights the power and enlightens lives

Jazz features prominently in two North Bay events this fall. November 1 bring the opening of an exhibit, "The Hole in the Head: The Battle for Bodega Bay and the Birth of the Environmental Movement," at the Sonoma County Museum in Santa Rosa.

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Related Topix: Bodega Bay, CA, Santa Rosa, CA, Energy

The Fresno Bee

Viewpoints: We hate government, but should give it credit in Napa earthquake

Despite what happened during Sunday's magnitude-6.0 earthquake in the Napa Valley, we should also take a step back to look at what didn't happen – and the part that government played in limiting the destruction and confusion.

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Related Topix: Earthquake, Napa, CA, Natural Disasters, Jerry Brown, US Governors, Energy

News Journal

Mansfield man, Pahlmeyer winery OK aftera

Mansfield man, Pahlmeyer winery OK after earthquake Mansfield-native Brian Hilliard tells his experience in Napa during Sunday's earthquake.

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Related Topix: Earthquake, Natural Disasters, Mansfield, OH, Energy

Christian Science Monitor

California earthquakes may pose threat to nuclear plant, expert says

People are shown on an overlook above Pacific Gas and Electric's Diablo Canyon Power Plant's nuclear reactors in Avila Beach, Calif.

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Related Topix: Barbara Boxer, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Nuclear Energy, Energy, Pacific Gas and Electric, Avila Beach, CA, Earthquake, Natural Disasters

Electric Energy Online

PG&E Reports Electric Service Restored to Homes and Businesses Impacted by Napa County Earthquake

Pacific Gas and Electric Company is reporting that electric service is restored for 70,000 customers affected by Sunday's Napa County earthquake.

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

Santa Cruz Sentinel

Gas leak prompts brief evacuation, road closure in Capitola

CAPITOLA >> Authorities closed San Jose Avenue in Capitola and evacuated a few homes on the street Monday afternoon after a natural gas line was damaged.

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Related Topix: Capitola, CA, Energy

WPBF

Hospital: More than 200 treated since quake

"I was in shock to see people's homes and offices on the floor," Napa resident Elise Martinez said.

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Related Topix: Earthquake, Natural Disasters, Energy, Geology, Science, US Geological Survey, Technical Services

Mon Aug 25, 2014

KMPH-TV Fresno

Northern California Earthquake: Fresno Wine Maker Worries About Son In Napa

Clean-up in the Bay Area has started after Sunday's earthquake near Napa. Over 200 injuries were reported, but were no fatalities.

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

The Salinas Californian

Carmel asks for formal investigation of PG&ECarmel asks for formal...

Carmel asks for formal investigation of PG&E An initial report was too narrowly-focused, argued Carmel-by-the-Sea Mayor Jason Burnett.

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Related Topix: Energy, Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA, Explosion

Utility Products

PG&E restores electric power to customers affected by Napa County earthquake

Pacific Gas and Electric Co. is reporting that electric service is restored for 70,000 customers affected by Sunday's Napa County earthquake.

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

News Max

Expert: Close California Nuke Plant Over Earthquake Threat

A senior federal nuclear expert is urging regulators to shut down California's last operating nuclear plant until they can determine whether the facility's twin reactors can withstand powerful shaking from any one of several nearby earthquake faults.

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Related Topix: Earthquake, Natural Disasters, Nuclear Energy, Energy, Tsunami, Asian Tsunami Disaster, Wine, Drink

ABC News

Post-Quake Gas Leak Inspections to Last Days

The utility serving areas damaged by Sunday's earthquake in the San Francisco Bay Area says it expects to continue searching for possible gas leaks over the coming days.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Earthquake, Energy

Canon City Daily Record Newspaper

Post-quake gas leak inspections to last days

The utility serving areas damaged by Sunday's earthquake in the San Francisco Bay Area says it expects to continue searching for possible gas leaks over the coming days.

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Related Topix: Earthquake, Natural Disasters, Energy, Napa, CA, Wine, Drink

Denver Post

Earthquake's timing left many fumbling in dark

The utility serving areas damaged by Sunday's earthquake in the San Francisco Bay Area says it expects to continue searching for possible gas leaks over the coming days.

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Related Topix: Earthquake, Natural Disasters, Energy, Napa, CA, Wine, Drink, Fire

Business Journal

PG&E hires former SMUD executive, adds to Sacramento staff

Steve Malnight has been named vice president of state government relations with PG&E.

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Related Topix: Energy

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Sys-Con Media

PG&E Continues Earthquake Restoration; Extensive Focus on Ensuring Gas Safety

The company is also conducting extensive sweeps of the involved communities using state-of-the-art leak detection vehicles to assess for distribution line leaks.

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Related Topix: Energy, Earthquake, Natural Disasters, Pacific Gas and Electric, Social Software

KSL-TV

The latest on damaging earthquake in California

This is what Associated Press reporters on the scene are learning following the largest earthquake to hit the San Francisco Bay Area in 25 years: Pacific Gas and Electric Co.

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Related Topix: Earthquake, Natural Disasters, US Politics, US News, Mike Thompson, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Barbara Boxer, US Senate, Energy, Pacific Gas and Electric, Jeffrey R. Smith

Business Journal

6.1 earthquake hits Bay Area, Napa damaged, thousands without power

The strongest earthquake in nearly 25 years rolled through the Bay Area early Sunday morning, waking people from San Jose to Sacramento at 3:20 a.m., knocking out power and causing significant damage in the Napa wine-growing region.

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Related Topix: Napa, CA, Earthquake, Natural Disasters, US Geological Survey, Technical Services, Geology, Science, Energy

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