Sep 3, 2014

PG&E to Appeal $1.4B Penalty for Deadly Pipeline Explosion

PG&E to Appeal $1.4B Penalty for Deadly Pipeline Explosion

PG&E Co. announced Wednesday in San Francisco it will appeal a record $1.4 billion pipeline-safety penalty and fine to the California Public Utilities Commission.

Sep 3, 2014

PG&E Fined $1.4B for Deadly 2010 Gas Line Blast

PG&E Fined $1.4B for Deadly 2010 Gas Line Blast

PG&E was hit with $1.4 billion in penalties by the California Public Utilities Commission Tuesday for safety violations related to the 2010 gas pipeline explosion in San Bruno.

Aug 18, 2014

PG&E Pleads Not Guilty to Charges in Deadly Blast

PG&E Pleads Not Guilty to Charges in Deadly Blast

Pacific Gas & Electric Co. has pleaded not guilty to charges in a new indictment that accuses the utility of lying to federal investigators looking into a fatal pipeline explosion in a San Francisco Bay...

Aug 13, 2014

Some in San Bruno Not Ready for New Home Construction

Some in San Bruno Not Ready for New Home Construction

Some survivors of the 2012 gas-pipeline explosion in San Bruno say they're not ready for new homes to be built.

Jul 30, 2014

PG&E Charged with Obstruction in San Bruno Blast

PG&E Charged with Obstruction in San Bruno Blast

Pacific Gas & Electric is accused of lying to federal investigators in connection with the fatal 2010 pipeline explosion that leveled a San Bruno neighborhood in 2010.

Jul 25, 2014

Settlement Reached Over Pipeline Explosion Documents

Settlement Reached Over Pipeline Explosion Documents

The San Francisco Bay Area city that was the site of a deadly 2010 gas line explosion says it has settled a lawsuit against state regulators over documents and emails related to the blast.

Jun 4, 2014

PG&E Expects New Indictment Over San Bruno Explosion

PG&E Expects New Indictment Over San Bruno Explosion

Pacific Gas & Electric Co. is bracing itself for a new federal indictment against the company next month in connection with a deadly pipeline explosion that leveled a suburban California neighborhood in 2010.

Apr 22, 2014

PG&E Pleads Not Guilty in San Bruno Pipeline Blast

PG&E Pleads Not Guilty in San Bruno Pipeline Blast

Pacific Gas & Electric Co. pleaded not guilty Monday to a dozen felony charges stemming from alleged safety violations in a deadly 2010 natural gas pipeline explosion that leveled a suburban neighborhood in the...

Apr 2, 2014

PG&E Criminally Charged in Fatal San Bruno Pipeline Blast

PG&E Criminally Charged in Fatal San Bruno Pipeline Blast

Pacific Gas and Electric was charged on Tuesday with federal felony counts involving safety violations linked to a 2010 natural gas pipeline explosion that killed eight people in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Mar 28, 2014

PG&E: Federal Charges Likely in San Bruno Blast

PG&E: Federal Charges Likely in San Bruno Blast

Pacific Gas & Electric Co. said Thursday the company will likely face federal criminal charges for its role in a fatal gas pipeline explosion in the San Francisco Bay Area.

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