PG&E Will Pay $86.5 Million Penalty Over Cozy Relationship With RegulatorsSome of the thousands of emails released afterward showed PG&E officials and regulators with the California Public Utilities Commission wining and dining each other, and privately discussing public business involving the utility and commission.
Public To Sound Off On PG&E Rate Hikes At Public Utilities Commission MeetingGroups opposed to PG&E’s new rate structure are being told to speak out at a Public Utilities Commission meeting on Thursday at UC Davis.
PG&E Raising Electric Transmission Rates, Makes Billing Changes In MarchSome PG&E customers may see lower energy bills, while others may see higher bills, starting next month due to changes being made to the company’s billing system, the gas and electric company announced Monday.
California Lawmaker Calls For Investigation Of Regulators After Many Report PG&E Bill HikesOne state lawmaker says regulators may to blame for skyrocketing PG&E bills residents are reporting recently.
Many Factors Can Cause Higher Heating Bills, Including PG&E Billing SystemIn order to do that, consumers need to look at the total number of therms they used during the billing cycle. Put simply, a therm is a unit of heat in your gas similar to a watt on your electric bill.
Higher Than Normal Winter Heating Bills Have PG&E Customers ConcernedErin Lamb's winter bill usually doubles, to about $500, because it gets cold in the foothills where she lives. But this winter her PG&E bill quadrupled to $1100.
PG&E Finds Nearly Three Dozen Gas Leaks In FolsomHe's not a worrier, but Michael Dickenson is beginning to wonder about all the PG&E crews in town, trying to fix a natural gas leak, in its third day.
Judge Set To Sentence PG&E In Criminal Case Tied To BlastPacific Gas & Electric Co. says it is prepared to pay the maximum fine of $3 million after a jury convicted the company of deliberately violating pipeline safety regulations before a deadly natural gas pipeline explosion in the San Francisco Bay Area.
PG&E Truck Involved In Head-On Crash In Calaveras CountyCHP officers are investigating a head-on crash involving a PG&E truck in Calaveras County.
Mysterious Explosions Lead To Discovery Of Body On High Voltage Power Line TowerMysterious Explosions on Saturday Night lead to a gruesome discovery in an orchard in Lockeford on Sunday Morning.
Sacramento Man Says Promise To Lower His Gas Bill Instead More Than Doubled ItIt turns out the man who showed up on John’s doorstep was with an independent gas supplier. PG&E says there are 25 that are allowed to operate in the area, but last year, it received more than 4,000 complaints about them.
Gas Shut Off To Thousands In Discovery Bay Due To 'Structural Damage'PG&E crews are in Discovery Bay working to restore heat to thousands of customers, one home at a time.