PG&E

Pacific Gas and Electric company is making plans to sell its architecturally distinct headquarters building in San Francisco’s Financial District. (Shutterstock)

PG&E agrees to sell SF headquarters, plans move to Oakland

Pacific Gas and Electric Co. announced Monday that it has agreed to…

  • May 24, 2021

 

Activists demonstrate inside PG&E's San Francisco headquarters to protest any possible bailouts for the company to cover costs associated with deadly wildfires on Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Protesters demonstrate inside PG&E headquarters

Protesters chanted and sang as they demonstrated against PG&E for their role…

 

PG&E, making efforts to offload liability for the October 2017 North Bay fires,  will likely pass some of its costs to customers. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

PG&E customers may see fee hike in light of North Bay fires

This week’s column expands on last week’s discussion of the implications of…

 

mike koozmin/s.f. examiner file photo

UPDATE: Flow of gas stopped, evacuations lifted after leak reported near Alamo Square

Evacuations have been lifted and the flow of gas stopped near San…

mike koozmin/s.f. examiner file photo

UPDATE: Gas leak that triggered evacuations in Inner Sunset resolved

Residents in San Francisco’s Inner Sunset neighborhood were briefly evacuated Friday morning…

(Photo courtesy Shutterstock)

More than 8,000 PG&E customers without power in Bay Area

As storm conditions persist throughout the Bay Area this evening, PG&E officials…

(Photo courtesy Shutterstock)
Balboa above Highway 280 during the Jan. 3 storm. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Roughly 10,550 PG&E customers affected by outage throughout Bay Area

There are roughly 10,550 PG&E customers without electrical service during this evening's…

Balboa above Highway 280 during the Jan. 3 storm. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
(SFFD/Twitter)

UPDATE: Gas main leak at construction site shuts down two blocks of Townsend Street

UPDATE, 1:45 p.m.: According to SFFD, PG&E has resolved the issue and…

(SFFD/Twitter)
Geisha Williams, Tony Earley and Nick Stavropoulos will all have new roles at PG&E. (Photo: PG&E/Twitter)

Geisha Williams to take over as PG&E CEO and president next year

PG&E's Board of Directors announced the selection of a new President and…

Geisha Williams, Tony Earley and Nick Stavropoulos will all have new roles at PG&E. (Photo: PG&E/Twitter)

Manhole cover blown off PG&E vault in Financial District

An incident that sent a PG&E manhole cover flying Wednesday morning in…

Mylar balloon knocks power out for 6,246 PG&E customers in the Mission

More than 6,000 PG&E customers lost electrical service for nearly an hour…

Crews battle a massive fire following a PG&E pipeline explosion in a residential neighborhood in San Bruno, Calif. September 9, 2010. (Mike Koozmin/2010 S.F. Examiner file photo)

PG&E convicted in criminal pipeline safety trial

After deliberating for nearly two weeks, a federal jury in San Francisco…

Crews battle a massive fire following a PG&E pipeline explosion in a residential neighborhood in San Bruno, Calif. September 9, 2010. (Mike Koozmin/2010 S.F. Examiner file photo)

Prosecutors drop bid for $562 million PG&E fine, maximum will be $6 million if convicted

Federal prosecutors in the criminal pipeline safety trial of PG&E Co. in…

PG&E crews inspect an underground power vault that caught fire early Tuesday morning in San Francisco. (Bryan Carmody/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Equipment in underground vault catches fire in Tenderloin

Equipment in an underground power vault caught fire in downtown San Francisco…

PG&E crews inspect an underground power vault that caught fire early Tuesday morning in San Francisco. (Bryan Carmody/Special to S.F. Examiner)
The final arguments in a case against PG&E for 11 counts allegedly violating safety laws that culminated in the San Bruno pipeline explosion began Tuesday. (Noah Berger/2010 AP File Photo)

Prosecutor calls PG&E ‘a company that lost its way’

A prosecutor told a jury in the criminal trial of PG&E Co.…

The final arguments in a case against PG&E for 11 counts allegedly violating safety laws that culminated in the San Bruno pipeline explosion began Tuesday. (Noah Berger/2010 AP File Photo)
In this Sept. 9, 2010, file photo, a massive fire following a pipeline explosion roars through a mostly residential neighborhood in San Bruno, Calif. One of the country's largest utility companies is set to face a jury in a criminal trial accusing it of misleading investigators in the wake of a deadly pipeline explosion in the San Francisco Bay Area. The September 2010 blast of a Pacific Gas & Electric Co. natural gas pipeline sent a giant plume of fire into the air in a neighborhood in San Bruno, killing eight people and destroying 38 homes. Opening arguments in the trial began Thursday, June 16, 2016. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File)

Prosecutor: PG&E ignored regulations to cut costs

Pacific Gas & Electric Co. ignored pipeline safety regulations to cut costs…

In this Sept. 9, 2010, file photo, a massive fire following a pipeline explosion roars through a mostly residential neighborhood in San Bruno, Calif. One of the country's largest utility companies is set to face a jury in a criminal trial accusing it of misleading investigators in the wake of a deadly pipeline explosion in the San Francisco Bay Area. The September 2010 blast of a Pacific Gas & Electric Co. natural gas pipeline sent a giant plume of fire into the air in a neighborhood in San Bruno, killing eight people and destroying 38 homes. Opening arguments in the trial began Thursday, June 16, 2016. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File)

UPDATE: Miraloma Park gas leak capped

A PG&E spokeswoman said a gas leak Friday morning in San Francisco's…

Power restored to 5K PG&E customers in SF

Service was restored to more than 5,000 residents in San Francisco Sunday…

Judge dismisses some pipeline-related charges against PG&E

A federal judge in San Francisco Wednesday dismissed 15 of 28 pipeline-safety-related…

(S.F.. Examiner file photo)

Renewable energy rate-battle is CPUC’s chance to prove it’s not in PG&E’s pocket

Our hot world is working to cool down, together. In Paris, international…

(S.F.. Examiner file photo)