Plumas County

December 18, 2015

PG&E’s Property Tax Payments Increase to $193 Million as it Further Supports Economic Development

PG&E property taxes increased sharply this year as the utility continued to make significant investments in its gas and electric infrastructure to improve safety and reliability for its customers.

October 12, 2015

PG&E Project to Improve Caribou Road

PG&E will reinforce a hillside along Caribou Road about a mile below the Belden Dam between Oct. 19-30, with no through traffic allowed during work hours.

August 21, 2015

PG&E Converting Greenville’s Overhead Electric Lines to Underground

PG&E crews will work through December to build an all-new underground electric system along several blocks of central Greenville. Work is being done at the request of Plumas County and ahead of a highway improvement project.

May 21, 2015

PG&E Projects Lake Almanor, Bucks Lake Water Levels to be Below Normal This Summer

PG&E announced today that Lake Almanor and Bucks Lake water levels are projected to be below normal this summer due to continued drought conditions.

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February 11, 2015

PG&E Safely Restores Power to Nearly All Customers after Back-to-Back Weekend Storms

More than 2,000 PG&E personnel fanned out across Northern and Central California over the past five days to restore power to hundreds of thousands of customers impacted by the first storms of 2015. Heavy rain and high winds pummeled a large swath of the utility’s service area. From early morning on Friday through Tuesday, the utility restored service to nearly all of the more than 460,000 customers who lost power.

December 19, 2014

PG&E Pays $172 million in Property Taxes to California Counties

PG&E increased its payment of property taxes sharply this year as the utility continued to make significant investments in its gas and electric system to improve safety and…

October 9, 2014

PG&E Reducing Wildfire Risk, Improving Public Access to Bucks Lake

PG&E is removing hazardous trees, along with dead and dying trees, near Bucks Lake in order to reduce wildfire risk, improve public access and boost forest health.

September 22, 2014

PG&E Project Will Upgrade Reliability in Chester

PG&E has scheduled a planned power outage for Chester on Saturday, Sept. 27, while crews make upgrades to improve electric reliability. The outage is scheduled to take place between 6 a.m. and 6 p.m. and will impact approximately 2,500 customers in virtually all of Chester and small portions of Lake Almanor and Westwood.

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August 26, 2014

PG&E to Increase Flows for Whitewater Recreation on Rock Creek Reach of North Fork Feather River

PG&E will increase water flows for whitewater recreation in the Rock Creek Reach of the North Fork Feather River in Plumas County over two weekends.

May 9, 2014

Water Levels at Lake Almanor, Bucks Lake to be Below Normal This Summer

Lake Almanor and Bucks Lake water levels are projected to be below normal this summer due to drought conditions, PG&E said today.

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April 15, 2014

PG&E Pays $302 Million in Taxes and Fees to California Cities and Counties

PG&E paid property taxes and franchise fees of more than $302 million this spring to the 49 counties and 243 cities in which provides service to 15 million Californians.

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December 12, 2013

PG&E Pays $158 Million in Property Taxes to 49 California Counties

PG&E this week is making property tax payments totaling more than $158 million to the 49 counties in which it operates. Mark Caron, PG&E’s vice president of tax, says local governments are facing challenges including public safety, environmental protection and education. These payments help fund those critical needs.

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November 22, 2013

A Half Century Later, a Father’s 1955 Rescue by PG&E Crews Evokes Memories for Son

The discovery of a journal leads to the retelling of the story of a 1955 rescue by a PG&E crew of an injured man trapped in a canyon.

November 20, 2013

Planned Power Outage for Portion of Lake Almanor While PG&E Improves Reliability

PG&E has scheduled a planned power outage for a portion of Lake Almanor the evening of Nov. 23, lasting into early the next morning while crews complete substation improvements.

September 6, 2013

Major Electric Upgrades to Reduce Power Outages in Mountainous Area

PG&E this week began work on a three-month project designed to reduce the frequency and duration of power outages for 5,000 customers in the Lake Almanor Basin in Plumas County.

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