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Pacific Gas & Electric donating one million (masks and dollars) to coronavirus relief effort

Pacific Gas & Electric is donating nearly one million medical masks to California Gov. Gavin Newsom's emergency office in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Centered in a state which officially has gone into a "shelter in place"...

Peaks and valleys: How National Grid’s non-wires alternative ensures delivery to Nantucket Island

Promoting the development and implementation of sustainable, innovative and affordable energy solutions is central to what National Grid does every day. So, when customer demand for energy continued to trend upward on the island...

PacifiCorp to add renewable energy sources, cut emissions

PacifiCorp has announced plans to add several thousand megawatts of renewable solar and wind energy, along with new battery storage and a transmission line to facilitate the delivery of those resources

Millions of Californians in the dark as PG&E shuts power to 800,000 meters

Today California utility Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E) began the first phase of its Public Safety Power Shutoffs (PSPS) during which the power will be cut to up to 800,000 customers, according to the utility. The utility...

Report: PG&E failed to trim thousands of tree limbs near power lines

A total of about 2,600 trees were involved

PG&E disagrees with report saying it avoided repairs that could have stopped wildfire

The Journal, using documents obtained under the federal Freedom of Information Act, reported in early July that PG&E delayed safety work on a power line that sparked a November wildfire that essentially wiped out the Northern California town of Paradise and killed 85 people

India: Leading in low renewable energy cost across Asia Pacific

India has emerged as the market leader with the lowest renewable energy cost in Asia Pacific, new research from Wood Mackenzie found

PG&E, SCE and Sempra participating in $21B state wildfire fund

PG&E, which is in bankruptcy reorganization partially because of its liabilities in deadly, destructive blazes, initially will pitch in about $4.8 billion, with subsequent annual contributions of approximately $193 million.

Insurers owed billions in wildfire claims want to take over PG&E

PG&E filed for bankruptcy in January to deal with an estimated $30 billion in liabilities from wildfires its equipment may have ignited in 2017 and 2018, including the wildfire in the Northern California town of Paradise and killed 85 people

Pacific Gas & Electric Corp. makes fixes to power lines, poles

Some of the transmission line issues mirrored those on a line that state fire officials have blamed for starting the November wildfire that killed 85 people and nearly destroyed the town of Paradise