What Triggers PG&E Public Safety Power Shutoffs?For weeks we’ve been dealing with fires and periods of triple-digit heat, but this is the first potential Public Safety Power Shutoff of the year.
People In El Dorado County Prepare For Public Safety Power Shutoff Amid PandemicAshley Becker is one of the thousands of Pacific Gas and Electric customers on edge, waiting for the lights to potentially go out again.
PG&E Troubleman Dies While Assisting First Responders In LNU Lightning Complex FireA PG&E troubleman has died in the LNU Lightning Complex Fire, officials confirmed on Thursday.
Rolling Blackouts Not Likely Wednesday, California ISO Says; Flex Alert Still In PlaceThe California Independent System Operator said no power outages are anticipated for Wednesday night.
Rolling Blackouts Avoided Tuesday As Heat Wave ContinuesCalifornia's power grid operators were keeping an eye on the thermometer Tuesday after avoiding highly anticipated rolling blackouts a day earlier as an ongoing heatwave stresses the electrical system.
Tens Of Thousands Of PG&E Customers Lost Power In Sutter, Yuba Counties MondayA large outage has thousands of PG&E customers in Sutter and Yuba counties without power Monday morning.
El Dorado Hills Couple Loses Power During Rotating Outage, Calls Situation ScaryJennifer and Paulo Borges are restocking their fridge after their lights went out late Friday afternoon in El Dorado Hills.
Multiple PG&E Power Outages This Month Leave Rocklin Neighbors OutragedEach time more than 2,000 PG&E customers have been left in the dark.
PG&E Power Lines Caused 2019 Kincade Fire In Sonoma CountyPacific Gas & Electric transmission lines sparked the 77,000-acre Kincade Fire in California's wine country last year that destroyed hundreds of homes, fire officials said Thursday.
PG&E Says Public Safety Power Shutoffs Won’t Be As Bad This YearPacific Gas and Electric is telling people to get ready for Public Safety Power Shutoffs, but promising this year won’t be as bad.
PG&E Fined $4 Million In Deaths Of 84 People In Camp FirePacific Gas & Electric on Thursday was fined $4 million for the deaths of 84 people killed in a nightmarish Northern California wildfire ignited by the its long-neglected electrical grid. The sentencing comes as the nation's largest utility prepares to end a 17-month bankruptcy proceeding triggered by the catastrophe.
PG&E To Plead Guilty To 84 Deaths From Camp FirePacific Gas & Electric is expected to plead guilty to 84 felony counts of involuntary manslaughter during a court hearing in which the nation's largest utility will be confronted with its history of neglect and greed that culminated in a wildfire that wiped out most of a Northern California town.
PG&E Behind On Promises To Ease Effect Of Power Shut-OffsCalifornia's chief utility regulators and a Pacific Gas & Electric executive testified Thursday that the utility is behind on installing devices meant to ease the severity of power shut-offs during potential wildfires and hasn't yet hired and trained emergency response specialists in each county.
PG&E Agrees To Plead Guilty To 84 Counts Of Involuntary Manslaughter For Camp Fire DeathsPacific Gas & Electric announced a proposed settlement with Butte County on Monday over the deadly 2018 Camp Fire.
'Please Help!': Elderly Man Trapped In Snow For 5 Days Rescued By PG&E WorkersTwo PG&E workers rescued an elderly man who was trapped in his home in Calaveras County for five days due to snow.