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  1. CA: Sacramento Light Rail Headed Off to CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | Mass Transit

    ... its federal government sponsors. The agency may have to pay up to $100,000 to replace parts of a Pacific Gas and Electric valve lot that was relocated to make room for the tracks. Federal officials require that the project meet "Buy America" ...

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  2. 21st Century Toasters - Why Utilities Want You To Buy That Electric CarRead the original story

    29 min ago | Scientific Blogging

    Why would anyone bake bread and then turn around and toast it? I lived in a Pennsylvania house heated by wood.

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  3. Time for utility execs to start worrying: Thomas EliasRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | Whittier Daily News

    Executives of California's large privately owned utility companies don't usually have to worry about much.

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  4. SF Power Outage Hits More Than 3,000 Last NightRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | SF Appeal

    A power outage affected more than 3000 customers in San Francisco Monday night, according to a Pacific Gas and Electric spokesperson.

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  5. Power Restored To Hundreds as Crews Respond To Outage South of Los GatosRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Pacific Gas and Electric has restored power to hundreds of residents in Santa Clara County since an outage that occurred Monday night, a PG&E spokesman said.

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  6. Communities going into power business to cut cost, carbon footprintRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    "This follows on the heels of the whole local food movement," Chris Mann, chief executive of yerba mate tea maker Guayaki in Sebastopol, Calif., says of the community power shift.

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  7. New Marin 'climate plan' declares war on greenhouse gasRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Marin Independent Journal

    ... will require funding, perhaps including a ballot measure to increase taxes, the consultants say. Pacific Gas and Electric picked up $76,000 of the tab for the Marin climate plan. Although many costs, as well as savings, are not estimated, others ...

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  8. Sacramento light rail headed off to collegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... its federal government sponsors. The agency may have to pay up to $100,000 to replace parts of a Pacific Gas and Electric valve lot that was relocated to make room for the tracks. Federal officials require that the project meet "Buy America" ...

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  9. Living history at Empire Mine State ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    Gold Rush Days in Old Sacramento may be canceled this summer, but California State Parks routinely stage "living history" presentations, in which docents dress in period attire and either re-create life in the period or tell about the life and times of former generations.

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  10. Walnut Creek: House on PG&E easement causing headachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Inside Bay Area

    ... didn't realize the pipeline was there until just over a year ago, when she was first contacted by Pacific Gas and Electric. Since then, the Walnut Creek resident has dealt with PG&E contractors relocating the 900-square-foot garage from one side of ...

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  11. Hazmat case closes PG&E's downtown Fresno call center for dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 30 | The Fresno Bee

    Employees begin to return to the PG&E business office in downtown Fresno Saturday, August 30, 2014 following a hazmat situation where a dozen people complained of dizziness, nausea and difficultly breathing.

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  12. PGE Building EvacuatedRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 30 | KSEE-TV Fresno

    More than 50 PG&E workers were evacuated after fumes leaked into their building.

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  13. Dozen people at downtown Fresno PG&E building treated by hazmat firefightersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 30 | The Fresno Bee

    Hazmat crews responded to a Pacific Gas & Electric Company call center in downtown Fresno on Saturday morning after about a dozen people complained of dizziness, nausea and difficultly breathing, said Kris Townsend, a spokesman for the Fresno Fire Department.

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  14. Sacramento River Discovery Center: End of summer reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 30 | Red Bluff Daily News

    Zach Whitten leads the Go Wild summer campers with the giant giraffe to the Redbud tree for lunch.

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  15. PG&E Provides Additional $25,000 To The American Red Cross Following...Read the original story

    Friday Aug 29 | Electric Energy Online

    The American Red Cross and Pacific Gas and Electric Company announced an increased partnership of $25,000 following the 6.0 magnitude earthquake near Napa, Calif., on August 24. "American Red Cross and PG&E both recognize that natural and human-caused disaster can strike suddenly, at anytime and anywhere," said American Red Cross Regional Chief ... (more)

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  16. California Drought Means Underwater Hazards are Closer to SurfaceRead the original story

    Friday Aug 29 | Knco radio

    With the water recreation season in full swing during the Labor Day weekend, Pacific Gas and Electric Company reminds customers to be safe around all waterways, including PG&E's Lake Spalding and Blue Lakes.

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  17. California Power SubstationAttacked in 2013 Is Struck AgainRead the original story

    Friday Aug 29 | Lucianne.com

    The Silicon Valley power substation that was attacked by a sniper in April 2013 was hit by thieves early Wednesday morning, according to the Pacific Gas and Electric Company, despite increased security.

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  18. California Commission Reports on the State's Renewable Energy ProgressRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2013 | Electrical Construction and Maintenance

    ... served 20.9 percent of their retail electric load with RPS-eligible generation from 2011 to 2013 (Pacific Gas and Electric Company 20.6 percent; Southern California Edison 20.7 percent; and San Diego Gas & Electric 21.6 percent). New to the report ...

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  19. California power substation breached againRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | The Hill

    Thieves have broken into a South San Jose, Calif., electrical substation, the same station that suffered a sniper attack last year.

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  20. CPUC Opens Case to Consider Penalties Against PG&E for Kern Power...Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 28 | Electric Energy Online

    The California Public Utilities Commission , following a staff investigation, said it will consider penalties against Pacific Gas and Electric Company for a contract worker fatality that occurred while he was dismantling an unused fuel oil tank at the Kern power plant in Bakersfield.

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