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Wednesday, Jun 29, 2016

PG&E Boosted Pressure on Pipeline Prior to San Bruno Blast: Testimony

PG&E Boosted Pressure on Pipeline Prior to San Bruno Blast: Testimony

PG&E engineers boosted pressure on the San Bruno gas pipeline a year before the deadly blast despite knowing its data about the line was riddled with errors, according to testimony Wednesday in the federal...

Tuesday, Jun 28, 2016

PG&E May Have Records Prosecutors Claim Company Lacked

PG&E May Have Records Prosecutors Claim Company Lacked

A bombshell hit the PG&E trial Tuesday with the revelation that the utility may actually have the very gas pipeline test records that federal prosecutors allege the company lacks.

Friday, Jun 17, 2016

Prosecutor Says PG&E Values Profits Over Safety

Prosecutor Says PG&E Values Profits Over Safety

Opening statements in the federal pipeline safety case against PG&E on Friday had government lawyers slamming the company as choosing profits over safety before the deadly San Bruno blast in 2010.

Thursday, Jun 16, 2016

PG&E's Federal Pipeline Safety Trial Begins Friday

PG&E's Federal Pipeline Safety Trial Begins Friday

After two years of legal wrangling, the federal case against Pacific Gas and Electric Company on charges of violating pipeline safety laws and obstructing the federal probe of the 2010 San Bruno blast will begin...

Wednesday, Jun 15, 2016

Opening Statements in PG&E Federal Case Could Begin This Week

Opening Statements in PG&E Federal Case Could Begin This Week

Opening statements are now expected as soon as Thursday morning in the federal case against PG&E on pipeline safety counts and a lone charge of obstructing the federal investigation into the 2010 San Bruno...

Tuesday, Jun 14, 2016

Jury Selection Begins in PG&E's Pipeline Safety Case

Jury Selection Begins in PG&E's Pipeline Safety Case

Pacific Gas & Electric Company lawyers and prosecutors sparred in court Tuesday as jury selection began in the federal pipeline safety and obstruction case of the company arising out of the 2010 San Bruno...

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

San Bruno Meets Over PG&E Blast Payout

San Bruno Meets Over PG&E Blast Payout

Nearly five years after a PG&E gas pipeline ruptured in San Bruno, killing eight people and destroying 38 homes, the Crestmoor area is starting to resemble a neighborhood again.

Thursday, Apr 9, 2015

CPUC Fines PG&E $1.6B After Deadly Explosion

CPUC Fines PG&E $1.6B After Deadly Explosion

The California Public Utilities Commission on Thursday voted unanimously to fine PG&E Co. $1.6 billion following a deadly 2010 blast in San Bruno - the largest penalty ever against a California utility - to be...

Thursday, Apr 9, 2015

CPUC to Decide PG&E Penalty for Explosion

CPUC to Decide PG&E Penalty for Explosion

Four and one-half years after a fatal pipeline explosion in San Bruno, the California Public Utilities Commission is set to decide in San Francisco Thursday on a penalty for PG&E Co.

Friday, Mar 13, 2015

CPUC Proposes Larger $1.6B Fine for PG&E

CPUC Proposes Larger $1.6B Fine for PG&E

California Public Utilities Commission President Michael Picker on Friday proposed increasing to $1.6 billion a penalty imposed on PG&E for safety violations related to a fatal 2010 gas pipeline explosion in San...

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