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San Bruno Explosion

Prosecutors Let Utility Out Of Massive Fine In Deadly California Gas Explosion

The Huffington Post | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 08.03.2016 | Green

SAN FRANCISCO ― Federal prosecutors quietly filed court papers Tuesday that may save a utility company from paying $562 million in fines for a pipel...

Utility Company To Pay Half A Billion Dollars In Lawsuits

The Huffington Post | Robin Wilkey | Posted 09.11.2013 | Green

California utility Pacific Gas & Electric expects to pay a total of $565 million in third-party settlements for the deadly 2010 gas line explosion tha...

PG&E's Success in Washington Led to Failure in San Bruno

Donald Cohen | Posted 10.31.2011 | Green
Donald Cohen

PG&E's opposition to pipeline safety standards followed a predictable pattern by industries that are asked to be responsible corporate actors to protect the public against health, safety and environmental dangers.

City Attorney Announces Intent To Sue PG&E Regulators

Carly Schwartz | Posted 09.14.2011 | San Francisco

With the anniversary of the tragic San Bruno pipeline explosion that killed eight people and destroyed several homes just weeks away, San Francisco Ci...

Boxer, Feinstein Ask For Federal Investigation Of Pipelines

Los Angeles Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

California's senators called Monday on federal regulators to order inspections of all interstate natural gas pipelines in the state, with a priority o...

PG&E Has Lobbying Muscle To Help With San Bruno Fallout

Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

This story comes courtesy of California Watch. By Chase Davis As it gears up to avert any public relations or regulatory backlash from last week's f...

PHOTOS: Devastation After San Bruno Explosion

Huffington Post | Adam J. Rose | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

The San Bruno explosion of 2010 didn't set off a fire that will be remembered like the one following the 1906 earthquake in nearby San Francisco, nor ...

Massive Explosion Outside San Francisco Kills 1, Destroys Dozens Of Homes

AP/Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

UPDATED AT 1:09 PM PDT SAN BRUNO, Calif. (AP) -- Fire crews tried to douse the remnants of an enormous blaze and account for the residents of dozens...