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Pacific Gas and Electric leave Butte County in the dark

Pacific Gas and Electric leave Butte County in the dark

Kimberly Morales

November 7, 2019

Through this past year, the Pacific Gas and Electric Company, the largest electricity and gas provider in California, has been in Butte County's spotlight. For the past year, cities across the county have persevered through the devastation of the Camp Fire. The Orion has observed PG&E’s re...

Phone scammers target Butte residents

Phone scammers target Butte residents

David Mcvicker

December 6, 2014

Butte county district court officers warned residents Thursday about a scam involving Pacific Gas and Electric.District Attorney Mike Ramsey said in a news release that his office has received several complaints over that last few days about individuals calling customers of the power company and telling...

Chico State files lawsuit against PG&E

Chico State files lawsuit against PG&E

Ernesto Rivera

May 2, 2014

Chico State is suing Pacific Gas and Electric to recover costs from an environmental cleanup the university performed during the construction of the WildCat Recreation Center. From 1874 to 1928, the Chico Manufactured Gas Plant on West Second Street generated tars, sludge and powdered carbon that wer...

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