PG&E Supports CPUC'S Appointment of Former U.S. Senator George Mitchell to Mediate Talks Related to San Bruno Pipeline Accident
Release Date: October 15, 2012
Contact: PG&E External Communications (415) 973-5930
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) released the following statement today from Tom Bottorff, senior vice president of regulatory affairs, regarding the California Public Utilities Commission's (CPUC) appointment of former U.S. Sen. George Mitchell to serve as mediator in talks to resolve a series of cases stemming from the September 2010 natural gas pipeline accident in San Bruno:
"We support the Commission's decision. Senator Mitchell has a distinguished career, including experience presiding over many complex negotiations. We are committed to working with Senator Mitchell and the Commission to achieve a fair and comprehensive settlement of these issues."