California regulators have fined Pacific Gas & Electric Co. more than $8 million for a contractor’s botched inspections of more than 200 welds on natural gas pipelines.
Thousands of Placer County residents were left without power after a fire on Monday.
West Sacramento police say two construction workers were hurt when a piece of metal fell from a crane and struck them.
California regulators on Tuesday called on Pacific Gas & Electric Co. to pay at least $300 million in fines in connection with a deadly 2010 gas pipeline blast in what they said would amount to the largest fine ever levied by the state Public Utilities Commission.
A grass fire left nearly 50,000 residents without power with temperatures soaring past 100 degrees after PG&E officials decided to shut off electricity to protect firefighters.
An audit says PG&E did not use $50 million intended to improve its gas pipeline network in the decade leading up to a deadly explosion in a San Francisco Bay area suburb.
Hundreds of Davis residents are still without power after an underground transformer exploded Saturday.
Explosions at two separate underground electrical vaults led to power outages in Davis.
More than two and a half years after a pipeline explosion killed eight people in a San Francisco suburb, a Northern California utility said Tuesday it has made sure that all of its gas transmission lines coursing through urban areas are running at safe operating pressures.
Construction crews accidentally cut a natural gas line in Rancho Cordova.
Residents at a Stockton apartment complex had a rude wake-up Tuesday after a van hit a natural gas line, forcing them from their apartments.
Hundreds of people across the Sacramento Valley woke up this morning without power.