PG&E

SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA - FEBRUARY 07: A Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E) truck sits at the scene of a three-alarm fire that started after a construction crew hit a gas line on February 07, 2019 in San Francisco, California.
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KCBS Radio Weekend News
June 20, 2020 - 7:17 pm
A bankruptcy judge in San Francisco has given final approval to Pacific Gas and Electric’s $58 billion plan for exiting Chapter 11 bankruptcy.
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SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA - FEBRUARY 07: A Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E) truck sits at the scene of a three-alarm fire that started after a construction crew hit a gas line on February 07, 2019 in San Francisco, California.
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Megan Goldsby
June 02, 2020 - 9:08 pm
Solano County authorities say three PG&E employees aboard a helicopter that went down in the hills outside Fairfield this afternoon while checking transmission lines, have all died.
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Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E) workers remain at the scene of a three-alarm fire that started after a construction crew hit a gas line on February 07, 2019 in San Francisco, California.
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Megan Goldsby
May 26, 2020 - 6:12 pm
The heat wave sweeping across the Bay Area can put a strain on PG&E’s electrical grid, and the utility is warning customers of possible power outages.
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SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA - FEBRUARY 07: A Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E) truck sits at the scene of a three-alarm fire that started after a construction crew hit a gas line on February 07, 2019 in San Francisco, California.
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Megan Goldsby
May 07, 2020 - 5:00 am
Many of us may be sheltered-in-place, but PG&E hasn’t stopped working on segmenting the power grid and preparing other factors that the company hopes will make those Public Safety Power Shutoffs less painful.
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Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E) workers remain at the scene of a three-alarm fire that started after a construction crew hit a gas line on February 07, 2019 in San Francisco, California.
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Megan Goldsby
February 19, 2020 - 10:20 am
Bay Area lawmakers introduced a bill that would hold PG&E more accountable during wildfire season.
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Shiloh Ranch Regional Park, Windsor October, 2017
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Megan Goldsby
January 13, 2020 - 10:24 am
FEMA reportedly wants payback from PG&E for helping fight wildfires in Northern California, and may bill victims if the utility doesn't pay up.
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PG&E crews carry out repair work in Paradise, CA
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Holly Quan
December 30, 2019 - 10:23 am
Time is running out for victims of the Camp Fire to file claims with PG&E. As KCBS Radio reporter Holly Quan tells us, it's believed there are still thousands of people who haven't filed the paperwork needed before the December 31 deadline.
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: The Sebastiani Theatre and much of downtown remained dark on October 10, 2019 in Sonoma, California. Power outages were scheduled as preemptive moves by PG&E to address hot, dry and windy weather and the risk of wildfires, according to the company.
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Doug Sovern
December 20, 2019 - 10:23 am
PG&E will deliberately cut power to customers to prevent wildfires for at least five more years, the company's chief executive said. That revises a timetable laid out by CEO Bill Johnson who had said outages would be a fact of life in the Bay Area and beyond for at least a decade.
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Holly Quan
December 17, 2019 - 10:10 am
PG&E is moving forward with its restructuring plan even after Governor Newsom rejected it, saying it fell "woefully short" of safety standards.
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California Gov. Gavin Newsom speaks during a news conference at the California State Capitol on March 13, 2019 in Sacramento, California.
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KCBS Radio Afternoon News
December 13, 2019 - 11:28 am
Governor Newsom must decide today whether or not to approve PG&E's $13.5 billion settlement with a committee representing fire victims. The settlement was announced Friday and is a key part of the company’s reorganization plan to emerge from bankruptcy. “There are definitely things in this deal...
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