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  1. Broken line repairedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KSBW-TV

    PG&E is reporting the gas line that was broken Saturday is now repaired, and service is back on for all customers, but neighbors say they won't soon forget the experience. THIS IS KSBW ACTION NEWS 8. LAUREN: THE BEGIN TONIGHT WITH THE LATEST ON A GAS LINE BREAK IN MONTEREY.


  2. Highway 1 reopens after gas leak in MontereyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Monterey County Herald

    Monterey >> A heavy-equipment operator struck a large gas line late Saturday morning while digging a trench in the vicinity of Highway 1, near Aguajito Road and Holman Highway, shutting down traffic for about three hours and prompting the evacuation of several homes in the area. J.D. Guidi, a spokesperson for Pacific Gas & Electric Co., said the worker was operating a tractor with a ripper attached to the front when he tore open a 16-inch, 300-PSI transmission line at about 11:45 a.m. Monterey County Sheriff's deputies and California Highway Patrol officers responded to the scene, along with a PG&E gas service representative, who arrived at the site at noon.


  3. Emails show PG&E helped PUC official write safety directiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Los Angeles Times

    A massive fire roars through a neighborhood in San Bruno, Calif., in 2010. The Sept.


  4. Edison opposes email...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    The flawed project to install replacement steam generators at the San Onofre nuclear power plant precipitated the plant's shutdown. [U-T file/JOHN GASTALDO] - John Gastaldo The flawed project to install replacement steam generators at the San Onofre nuclear power plant precipitated the plant's shutdown. 1 comment

  5. Feds Allow Lawsuit To Shut Down Diablo Canyon To ProceedRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 |

    On February 20 a Federal Court of Appeals in Washington DC rejected an attempt by Pacific Gas & Electric and the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to quash a lawsuit filed by environmental group Friends Of the Earth . According to Friends Of the Earth, the suit alleges that the "NRC illegally allowed PG&E to alter Diablo Canyon's nuclear plant license.


  6. City may get charged up over energy choicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Davis Enterprise

    We have a long history of investigating and pursuing the possibility of public power in Davis. From a vote to join the Sacramento Municipal Utility District, which passed overwhelmingly in Davis but failed in the rest of Yolo County in 2006, to City Council direction to pursue and study a "community choice aggregation" approach in 2012, as well as the possible formation of a publicly owned utility in 2013 and 2014, various options and opportunities have been explored and vetted.


  7. What does Community Choice Energy mean for Davis?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Davis Enterprise

    A burgeoning movement toward what's called Community Choice Energy or Community Choice Aggregation is slowly becoming a more green, preferred option for communities across the Bay Area, from Marin to Sonoma, Napa County, the city of Richmond and - perhaps soon - the cities of San Francisco and Davis. Cities and counties can create joint powers authorities to give utility ratepayers the option to use more renewable and local sources of energy than PG&E provides - and in some cases deliver a discount while doing so - an analysis of existing CCA rates provided by PG&E's website show.


  8. Are Utilities or States the Leaders in Renewable Energy and Efficiency?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Renewable Energy News

    A June 2014 study by Ceres highlighted the top electric utilities for renewable energy and efficiency . In an article discussing the findings, Utility Dive suggested that there are "wide disparities [a ] in the extent to which electric utilities currently deliver renewable energy and energy efficiency."


  9. Shelter-in-Place Order Lifted in Chinatown After PG&E Crews Stop Gas LeakRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | SF Appeal

    San Francisco police have lifted a shelter-in-place order this afternoon after PG&E stopped a gas leak in the city's Chinatown neighborhood, police and a PG&E spokesman said. The first report of the incident in the 1000 block of Stockton Street came in at about 1:40 p.m., prompting authorities to ask people to shelter in place, according to the San Francisco Fire Department.


  10. Bay Area Startup Faces Competition For Electric Car Charging StationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | CBS Local

    SAN FRANCISCO - A Bay Area startup betting on the future may have a new place for you to plug in, but competition isn't far behind. A car pulls up to an apartment building.


  11. No Nukes TPA Film Night, March 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Messenger

    The Topanga Peace Alliance March film night will include multiple short documentary videos and presentations highlighting the dangers of nuclear power plants and especially the Diablo Canyon nuclear power plant near San Luis Obispo, CA. We will see and hear nationally recognized experts explain how absurd and unsafe these plants are, specifically the Diablo Canyon nuclear power plant operated by Pacific Gas and Electric.


  12. SNL Energy Report Finds That Utility-scale Solar Has All-time Best...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | PRWeb

    ... subsidiary Abengoa Yield Plc, and has a 25-year power purchase agreement with PG&E Corp. subsidiary Pacific Gas and Electric Co. The project received a $1.2 billion loan guarantee from the U.S. Department of Energy in September 2011. The ...


  13. Eagle Lake residents without power for nearly a weekRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Lassen County Times & Westwood Pine Press

    While most Susanville residents were without power for about eight hours following the Friday, Feb. 6 windstorm that hit the West Coast's electrical grid hard, residents of the Eagle Lake area spent five days without electricity. According to the Lassen Municipal Utility District, "The epic storm wreaked havoc on LMUD's electric system as well as the Pacific Gas and Electric lines that feed our system.


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

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Business Wire

    La... )--Pacific Gas and Electric Co. announced at today's We Day California event a $250,000 sponsorship that will provide sustainable energy project opportuni... )--Pan-American Life Insurance Group , a leading provider of insurance and financial services throughout the Americas, announced financial results for the full yea... The Quality Parts Coalition Applauds Re-introduction of the PARTS Act to Preserve Competition and Protect Consumer Access to Affordable Collision Repair Parts )--The Quality Parts Coalition applauds the re-introduction of the PARTS Act in the U.S. Senate and House to fight for and preserve American drivers' access to alternative... )--Texas Pacific Land Trust announced today that its Board of Trustees has declared a cash dividend of 29 per sub-share payable March 16, 2015 to shareholders of r... )--Fitch Ratings has assigned 'AA-' rating to approximately $139.3 ... (more)


  15. UPDATE 2-California carbon permits fetch $12.21 a tonne at auctionRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Reuters

    ... Company and Exxon Mobil Corp. as well as mining company Rio Tinto Minerals Inc and utility company Pacific Gas and Electric. Previous auctions have raised over $969 million for the state, which it plans to invest in energy efficiency and clean ...


  16. Youth Explore STEM Careers at SEM Link's 5th Annual San Francisco Bay Area STEM Career FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | PR Log

    ... from organizations such as Clorox, the California Department of Transportation, (CalTrans), Pacific Gas and Electric Company (P G & E), Merritt Microscopy Program, University of California at San Francisco, among others will be there to share their ...


  17. Unfair PG&E chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Ukiah Daily Journal

    I am totally outraged by the P.G.E. plan to charge all customers to install charging stations for electric cars. Since electricity is made almost entirely with the use of fossil fuels, for the most part coal, these electric cars that people seem to believe are good for the environment are actually nothing more than coal burners.


  18. 'Assessing Progress under California's AB 32 Cap-and-Trade Program'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Environmental Economics

    ... Cap-and-Trade Program, Year Two . Presenters from RFF, EDF, and California's largest utility, Pacific Gas and Electric, will discuss the current and future direction of the state's climate policy, including the status of accomplishments such as ...


  19. San Mateo County clean energy plan moves aheadRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    ... powers authority to act as an independent nonprofit to buy clean energy such as solar or wind using Pacific Gas and Electric's infrastructure. The other 10 cities in the county have either agendized the item or provided verbal confirmation to ...


  20. Lighting Design Guides Support California Efficiency StandardsWednesday, February 25, 2015Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Building Operating Management

    ... projects. The guides help put the code into context with specific examples and case studies. Pacific Gas and Electric Co. sponsored the guides, which were created in collaboration with the California Energy Commission. The guides supplement courses ...