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PG&E project aimed at boosting grid


Release Date: Sep 2, 2016


Pacific Gas and Electric Co. wants to beef up the local power grid to answer concerns about its reliability, bringing additional high-power lines to a system that connects parts of Santa Barbara to Kern and San Luis Obispo counties.


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PG&E tightens focus of Central California Power project plan


Release Date: May 26, 2016


Pacific Gas and Electric Co. has been reaching out to the public to help focus its plans to build a substation near Santa Maria and about 100 miles of transmission lines.


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Release Date: May 24, 2016


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Meetings planned on major PG&E power project


Release Date: May 11, 2016


Pacific Gas and Electric Co. has plans to build a new substation in the Santa Maria area and wants feedback from the community before submitting final plans to state and federal regulators.


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PG&E Seeks Community Feedback for Proposed Central California Power Connect Infrastructure Project


Release Date: May 6, 2016

Contact: PG&E Corporate Relations (408) 282-7140


SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. — Delivering safe and reliable electric service is a top priority for Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E). Central California Power Connect, a proposed new electric infrastructure project, will do just that. PG&E is engaging local Central Coast and Central Valley communities for a second round of open houses to seek input on potential substation site locations, transmission line route alternatives and design options.


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PG&E Seeks Community Feedback for Proposed Central California Power Connect Infrastructure Project


Release Date: May 6, 2016

Contact: PG&E Corporate Relations (408) 282-7140


BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — Delivering safe and reliable electric service is a top priority for Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E). Central California Power Connect, a proposed new electric infrastructure project, will do just that. PG&E is engaging local Central Coast and Central Valley communities for a second round of open houses to seek input on potential substation site locations, transmission line route alternatives and design options.


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PG&E Planning New 230kv Line to Midway Substation


Release Date: February 28, 2016

Contact: PG&E Corporate Relations (408) 282-7140


Central California Power Connect Project will bring line across from Santa Maria area to Buttonwillow


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PG&E Seeking Feedback on New Energy Project in Santa Maria


Release Date: February 10, 2016

Contact: PG&E Corporate Relations (408) 282-7140


Pacific Gas and Electric Co. has plans to build a new substation in the Santa Maria area and wants feedback from the community before submitting final plans to state and federal regulators.


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