California Public Utilities Commission

Jeff Chiu/2013 AP File PhotoMany Lyft drivers that worked on New Year's Eve made slim profits

S.F. ridesharing companies ordered to produce insurance info, including workers’ comp

San Francisco rideshare companies Uber and Lyft have been asked by an…

Jeff Chiu/2013 AP File PhotoMany Lyft drivers that worked on New Year's Eve made slim profits
Courtesy PhotoTaxi companies say ride-sharing companies like Lyft

Lyft works out operations issues with state regulators

Vehicles sporting pink mustaches could proliferate on the streets of San Francisco…

Courtesy PhotoTaxi companies say ride-sharing companies like Lyft
AP File PhotoPG&E’s safety plan

Both sides unhappy with $2.2B PG&E safety plan

While state regulators approved a new pipeline safety plan for PG&E on…

AP File PhotoPG&E’s safety plan
California taxi drivers are hoping that companies like Uber and Sidecar would be finished after state authorities conduct a formal investigation into the businesses.

State regulators launch inquiry into regulating ridesharing services

State authorities will begin a formal investigation into how to regulate ride-sharing…

California taxi drivers are hoping that companies like Uber and Sidecar would be finished after state authorities conduct a formal investigation into the businesses.
Cab drivers say that Uber creates unfair business competition because they operate outside state and local regulations.

Cabdrivers file class-action lawsuit against Uber ride service

A class-action lawsuit has been filed against Uber demanding that the transportation…

Cab drivers say that Uber creates unfair business competition because they operate outside state and local regulations.
Getty Images File PhotoPG&E is also being sued by victims of the San Bruno blast despite the utility claiming they shouldn't have to pay punitive damages to victims because they didn't know that the pipeline was faulty.

Request to delay PG&E hearings blasted

A San Mateo County lawmaker is criticizing a request by utility regulators…

Getty Images File PhotoPG&E is also being sued by victims of the San Bruno blast despite the utility claiming they shouldn't have to pay punitive damages to victims because they didn't know that the pipeline was faulty.
S.F. EXAMINER PHOTO ILLUSTRATIONCab shortage: Companies that connect private drivers and passengers say they were born out of a need.

Lyft, SideCar, Zimride say they will fight cease-and-desist orders to stop services

Despite recent cease-and-desist letters from state regulators, the founders of three San…

S.F. EXAMINER PHOTO ILLUSTRATIONCab shortage: Companies that connect private drivers and passengers say they were born out of a need.

San Francisco and CPUC are pointing fingers, not fixing pipes

We know there are at least 36 miles of old cast-iron pipeline…

League of Women Voters of SF president celebrates important anniversary

Karen V. Clopton is the current and first black president of the…

PG&E threatened with fines of $1 million for pipeline data

State regulators are threatening PG&E with fines of $1 million a day…

Newly appointed CPUC commissioner kicks off tour to meet customers

A newly appointed commissioner for the California Public Utilities Commission kicked off…

Public can vent on proposed PG&E rate hikes

The California Public Utilities Commission will hold two public hearings today on…