California Public Utilities Commission

PG&E microgrids

PG&E bolsters community resilience with microgrid solutions

The California Public Utilities Commission has approved Pacific Gas and Electric Co.’s (PG&E’s) microgrid proposals, which are designed to reduce the number of customers affected by Public Safety Power Shutoff (PSPS) events and mitigate current impacts.
PG&E energy storage

PG&E looking to secure more than 400MW in lithium-ion storage in...

Northern California utility Pacific Gas & Electric Co. is asking for approval from state regulators to procure more than 400MW of lithium-ion energy storage from five projects.
PG&E bankruptcy

PG&E to plead guilty to 84 counts of manslaughter for 2018...

The utility announced it had reached a plea agreement with the Butte County District Attorney’s office, saving PG&E executives from prison sentences, but with a $4 million fine imposed.
PG&E bankruptcy

PG&E files June 2020 bankruptcy recovery plan

PG&E submitted regulatory and court filings outlining the key elements of the company's updated Chapter 11 Plan of Reorganisation.
CPUC PG&E

California orders a raft of “immediate corrective actions” by PG&E

CPUC has ordered PG&E to take immediate corrective actions for problems with management during the largest PSPS event in the history of California.
natural disasters

California proposes storage incentives for wildfire-vulnerable residents

A $100 million storage incentives scheme to assist a new kind of energy-vulnerable consumer.
utilities

PG&E’s 2019 wildfire safety plan adds expanded shutoff programme

PG&E has submitted its 2019 Wildfire Safety Plan to the California Public Utilities Commission.

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