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  1. The Long-Term Unemployment TrapRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | National Journal

    ... rs will need to be replaced by 2015, thanks to workers' retirements. That's why the energy company, Pacific Gas and Electric, started a 10-week program back

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  2. California Focus: Smell of fear as PUC lawyers upRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Ukiah Daily Journal

    The strong odor surrounding California's most powerful regulatory commission this spring stems not only from corrupt-seeming decisions but also from fear. Fear that past and present members or top staffers of the state Public Utilities Commission might do jail time.

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  3. Groups oppose drop in minimum Pinecrest water levelRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | The Union Democrat

    Cabin owners and environmentalists want the minimum summertime water level at Pinecrest Reservoir to remain higher for recreation than the adjusted levels requested by Tuolumne Utilities District. A 2008 regulation requires Pacific Gas and Electric Co., which owns and operates Pinecrest for hydroelectric power generation, to maintain the reservoir's water level at a minimum of 5,608 feet in elevation from Memorial Day to Labor Day each summer.

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  4. Sheriff disputes utility account of what caused explosionRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

    A California sheriff on Monday disputed an account by the state's largest utility that suggests a county worker using heavy equipment ruptured a gas pipeline and triggered an explosion last week that injured 11 people. Fresno County Sheriff Margaret Mims said the county equipment operator was smoothing dirt, not digging, near the Pacific Gas & Electric Co.

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  5. Tractor wasn't digging before blast, Fresno County officials...Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | SFGate

    The front-loader operating near Pacific Gas and Electric Co.' s gas pipeline that exploded Friday had been spreading soil and not excavating before the blast, Fresno County officials said Monday.

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  6. SFFD Respond to Gas Leak in Pacific HeightsRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | SF Appeal

    A gas leak reported today at an apartment complex in San Francisco's Pacific Heights neighborhood has been capped, a PG&E spokesman said. The leak happened when crews were changing a valve inside the building at 1835 Franklin St., letting loose gas, according to PG&E spokesman Nick Smith.

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  7. Fresno County Sheriff Margaret Mims disputes account of what caused gun range fireballRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    Pacific Gas & Electric Co. released this photo of the area where the natural gas line was ruptured Friday, April 17, 2015.

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  8. Fresno blast: Workers didn't look for utilities before digging, agency saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Los Angeles Times

    A preliminary investigation by a state utility agency revealed Fresno County workers who hit a gas line, triggering an explosion that injured 14, had not checked for underground utilities before work began, officials said. The California Public Utilities Commission said Monday it appears no one had called the agency's hotline to check for underground utilities ahead of digging Friday afternoon near a Sheriff's Office gun range.

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  9. Locals weigh in on Pinecrest water levelsRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Union Democrat

    Cabin owners and environmentalists want the minimum summertime water level at Pinecrest Reservoir to remain higher for recreation than the adjusted levels requested by Tuolumne Utilities District. A 2008 regulation requires Pacific Gas and Electric Co., which owns and operates Pinecrest for hydroelectric power generation, to maintain the reservoir's water level at a minimum of 5,608 feet in elevation from Memorial Day to Labor Day each summer.

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  10. Support California's EV and environmental goalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | San Mateo Daily Journal

    ... includes fully networked chargers. Why are these parameters so important? Because utilities like Pacific Gas and Electric have already made moves to expand their monopoly into EV charging, which would be bad for EV drivers, ratepayers and the ...

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  11. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | Business Wire

    ... Gas Line Incident, PG&E Urges Calling 811 Before Any Digging Project to Protect Public Safety )--Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) urges anyone doing digging projects to call 811 at least two working days in advance so that utility lines can ...

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  12. Utility: No leaks found in California gas line that explodedRead the original story

    Yesterday | KNUS-AM Aurora

    A gas pipeline that exploded at a sheriff's gun range in Central California, injuring 11 people, had been inspected twice in April for gas leaks, and no leaks were found, Pacific Gas & Electric Co. said Sunday.

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  13. Fresno gas line had no leaks before exploding near Highway 99, PG&E saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Fresno Bee

    Pacific Gas & Electric Co. released this photo of the area where the natural gas line was ruptured Friday, April 17, 2015.

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  14. No leaks found in gas line before explosion, California utility saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | UPI

    A natural gas pipeline that suddenly exploded at a sheriff's office gun range in central California -- sending a tower of flames into the air and nearly a dozen people to the hospital -- did not show any signs of prior leakage, utility officials said. The pipeline exploded Friday afternoon as a tractor worker was building a dirt wall, which guards bullets from leaving the gun range.

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  15. Official: Not sure why employee was near Fresno gas lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | News10.net

    Official: Not sure why employee was near Fresno gas line A county official said he was not sure why the driver was working near the line. Check out this story on news10.net: http://on.news10.net/1yJ4cZJ FRESNO, Calif.

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  16. PG&E: No Leaks Found in Fresno County Gas Line That ExplodedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | KTXL-TV Sacramento

    Pacific Gas & Electric Co. says a gas pipeline that exploded in Central California had been inspected twice in April for gas leaks, and no leaks were found.

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  17. PG&E hires engineering firm to probe Fresno blastRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | SFGate

    ... County Sheriff firing range near Highway 99 in Fresno, California on Saturday, April 18, 2015. Pacific Gas and Electric Co. has hired an independent engineering firm to determine the cause of a natural gas pipeline explosion that injured 12 people ...

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  18. Twelve Injured in PG&E Pipeline RuptureRead the original story

    Sunday | WRKO-AM Brighton

    Twelve people were injured and six were being treated for critical or serious injuries at a Fresno, Calif., hospital over the weekend after a PG&E Corp. natural gas pipeline ruptured and ignited a fire.

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  19. Some victims of California explosion released from hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Pacific Gas & Electric crews are seen in the distance along N. Weber Avenue after a gas line was ruptured on Friday in Fresno, Calif. FRESNO, Calif.>> Pacific Gas & Electric Co.

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  20. Large measles outbreak traced to Disneyland is declared overRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    Three people were shot and injured Saturday night at a cookout on the Delaware State University campus, officials said, and authorities are searching for the shooter.

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