PG&E Pipeline Explosion Hushed by Calif. Public Utilities Commish?
One has to wonder why the media in California are not talking about the results of the investigation into the 2010 pipeline explosion that killed 8 people in San Bruno? It would seem like a natural story of a public utility’s arrogance and negligence, but somehow few people are aware of the details. You may recall the disaster that befell San Bruno, California when a | Read More »
San Francisco utility buys video game power production
The San Francisco-area utility company PG&E wants to buy fictional energy from a company that up until now builds air conditioning and solar power for individual homes and buildings. Specifically, the SolarEn LLC, despite its ugly webpage and track record of exclusively small-scale deployments of solar power, claims it’s going to send satellites into space to gather energy, and then beam that energy SimCity-style to | Read More »