Wildfire Victims Sue PG&E’s Former Management For NeglectA trust representing more than 80,000 victims of deadly wildfires ignited by Pacific Gas and Electric's rickety electrical grid is suing nearly two dozen of the utility's former executives and board members for alleged dereliction of their duty to ensure the equipment wouldn't kill people.
Metallic Valentine’s Balloon Cuts Power To Thousands In Central CaliforniaA Valentine's Day balloon filled with helium drifted into a power line Sunday, sparking an outage that temporarily plunged more than 2,300 Fresno households into the dark.
PG&E, Other Utilities To Spend Billions To Cut Wildfire Risk In CaliforniaPacific Gas & Electric and other California utilities said Friday that they will spend about $13 billion to reduce the risk of wildfires following the worst fire season in modern state history and a string of blazes that were blamed on their equipment.
98 Percent Of Customers' Power Restored Ahead Of More Rain And Snow, PG&E SaysAs it prepares for more rain and snow in the coming week, Pacific Gas and Electric on Sunday said approximately 98% of the nearly 944,000 customers who were impacted by outages during the biggest storm of the season have seen their power restored.
'Trying To Stay Warm': Thousands Handle Day Three Without Power Following Winter Storms Thousands are still waiting for power to return after this week's storm. PG&E has told some customers it could be a few more days before it can be restored.
Thousands In the Dark On When Power Will Return, Power Companies Give Few AnswersPower companies like SMUD and PG&E are feeling the heat from people without any, as they enter day two without power.
Crews Work Quickly To Restore Power To Thousands Ahead Of More StormsMore than 100,000 PG&E and SMUD customers lost power in one night.
Ex-PG&E Employee Gets Prison For California Fraud SchemeA former Pacific Gas & Electric employee was sentenced Monday to nearly two years in prison for his role in a kickback scheme to secure PG&E contracts for his cousin's Stockton transportation company, federal prosecutors said.
PG&E May Shut Off Power To 21k Customers Monday Night Due To Strong WindsForecasted high winds and dry conditions may prompt the first Public Safety Power Shutoff of the year Monday night.
Judge Calls PG&E Power Shutoffs Flawed, Proposes Stricter ProbationA scathing new report accuses Pacific Gas and Electric Co. of failing to address the number one cause of wildfires they've ignited.
PG&E Cancels Potential Monday Power Shutoffs Thanks To More Favorable WeatherAfter already scaling back the possible power shutoffs that were possible on Monday, PG&E has now canceled the event.
Man Protesting In Nevada City Tree Makes Deal With PG&E, Returns To GroundA Nevada City man who has been protesting in a tree for days has finally come down.
Nevada City Man Refusing To Come Down From Tree As PG&E Begins WorkTrees dangled high above as removal work continued in Nevada City Monday, but one man is standing his ground as trees come crashing down around him.
'Going To Keep Fighting': Nevada City Tree-Sitters Bring Fight To PG&E“This tree is real. It matters. My children played here. Out of 273 trees, we wanted to save 16 and they absolutely refused to make any kind of compromise.”
$166M In Fines Recommended For PG&E Over Public Safety Power ShutoffsCalifornia regulators are being asked to fine Pacific Gas & Electric nearly $166 million for failing to properly inform customers before it cut power to millions of people last year.