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2002 RELEASES
 

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The PG&E National Energy Group is not the same company as Pacific Gas and Electric Company, the utility, and is not regulated by the California Public Utilities Commission. Customers of Pacific Gas and Electric Company do not have to buy products or services from the National Energy Group in order to continue to receive quality regulated services from Pacific Gas and Electric Company.

 
December 19, 2002 U.S. Department of Defense Agency Presents PG&E Corporation With 2002 California "Pro Patria" Award... more
 
December 18, 2002 Banking Veteran, Les Biller, Appointed Advisory Director of PG&E Corporation and Pacific Gas and Electric Company Boards of Directors... more
 
December 17, 2002 Richard A. Clarke, Former PG&E CEO and Environmental Leader Dies at 72... more
 
December 12, 2002 Two PG&E National Energy Group Power Projects Obtain New Financing Commitments From Lenders... more
 
November 26, 2002 Lender's Provide Limited Funding for PG&E National Energy Group's Construction Projects to Proceed... more
 
November 15, 2002 PG&E Corporation Files Comments in Support of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commissions's Proposed Standard Electricity Market Design... more
 
November 14, 2002 PG&E National Energy Group Defaults on Revolving Credit Facility... more
 
November 13, 2002 PG&E Corp. Reports Third Quarter Financial Results... more
 
November 12, 2002 Lenders Provide Funding for PG&E National Energy Group's La Paloma Construction Project to Proceed... more
 
November 05, 2002 PG&E National Energy Group and Sumitomo Corporation Announce Agreement on Hermiston Generating... more
 
November 05, 2002 Spencer Station Generating to Shut Down... more
 
October 28, 2002 Lenders Provide Limited Funding For PG&E National Energy Group’s Construction Projects To Proceed... more
 
October 24, 2002 PG&E Corporation Joins California Climate Action Registry... more
 
October 21, 2002 PG&E National Energy Group Receives Extension For Renewal Of Credit Facility... more
 
October 18, 2002 PG&E Corporation Obtains New Loan, Resolves Credit Ratings Requirements With Existing Lenders... more
 
October 18, 2002 PG&E Corporation Comments On Downgrade Of PG&E National Energy Group By Moody's Investors Service... more
 
October 16, 2002 PG&E Corporation Comments On Downgrade Of PG&E National Energy Group Units By Moody's Investors Service... more
 
October 11, 2002 PG&E Corporation Comments On Downgrade Of PG&E National Energy Group By Standard And Poor's... more
October 8, 2002 PG&E Corporation Comments On Downgrade Of PG&E National Energy Moody's... more
October 3, 2002 PG&E Corporation Obtains New Waiver Extension... more
 
September 20, 2002 PG&E Issues Statement After U.S. Bankruptcy Court Denies Request By CPUC And Creditors' Committee To Reopen Voting... more
 
September 9, 2002 PG&E's Plan Of Reorganization Receives Overwhelming Creditor Approval; Creditors Soundly Reject CPUC Plan And OCC's Recommendation... more
 
August 30, 2002 Chapter 11 Update: PG&E Issues Statement After U.S. District Court Reverses Preemption Decision... more
 
August 30, 2002 PG&E Corporation Obtains New Waiver Extension, Repays Loan To General Electric Capital...more
 
August 23, 2002 PG&E Corporation Revises GE Loan Term Waiver Agreement... more
 
August 22, 2002 PG&E National Energy Group Receives Extension For Renewal Of Credit Facility... more
August 22, 2002 PG&E Issues Statement After CPUC Announcement... more
August 16, 2002 PG&E Corporation Obtains Extension Of Waiver Of Key Ratings Trigger... more
 
August 5, 2002 PG&E Corp. Obtains Waiver Of Key Ratings Trigger... more
 
August 1, 2002 PG&E Corp. Reports Second Quarter Financial Results... more
 
July 31, 2002 PG&E Corporation Comments On Downgrade Of PG&E National Energy Group Credit Rating By S&P... more
 
July 31, 2002 Chapter 11 Update: Pacific Gas And Electric Company Pays $4.3 Million To Resolve Approximately 4,000 Claims... more
 
July 22, 2002 PG&E Issues Statement After Bankruptcy Court Denies CPUC's Request To Have Utility Pay For UBS Warburg's Fees... more
 
July 17, 2002 Chapter 11 Update: PG&E Outlines Confirmation Objections To The CPUC's Alternative Plan Of Reorganization... more
July 11, 2002 Chapter 11 Update: PG&E Files Opposition To CPUC's Request To Have Utility Pay For UBS Warburg's Fees... more
July 2, 2002 PG&E National Energy Group Tells Public Utility Commission Of Texas No Manipulation Of Ercot Market... more
 
June 21, 2002 PG&E Corporation Tells California State Senate Its Units Had No Business Relationship With Perot Systems... more
 
June 21, 2002 Pacific Gas And Electric Company Provides Additional Information To Senate Committee Showing That It Did Not Have Business Relationships With Perot Systems... more
 
June 21, 2002 PG&E National Energy Group Tells California State Senate Committee No Business Relationships With Perot Systems... more
 
June 20, 2002 Pacific Gas And Electric Company Responds To State Senate Committee; It Did Not Have Any Business Relationships With Perot Systems... more
 
June 14, 2002 PG&E Corporation Tells California State Senate Units Did Not Engage In Enron-Style Trading Strategies... more
 
June 14, 2002 Pacific Gas And Electric Company Responds To State Senate Committee; It Did Not Engage In Enron-Like Trading Activities... more
June 14, 2002 PG&E National Energy Group Tells California State Senate Committee No Enron Trading Strategies Found... more
June 13, 2002 FERC Sets Timeline To Review The Bilateral Contract Contained In PG&E's Plan Of Reorganization... more
 
June 11, 2002 PG&E National Energy Group Removes Ratings Triggers From Financing Agreement... more
 
June 5, 2002 PG&E Corporation Units Respond To FERC Investigation Into Natural Gas Trading Activity... more
 
June 5, 2002 Pacific Gas And Electric Company Tells FERC: It Did Not Engage In Wash Trading In Gas Markets... more
 
June 5, 2002 PG&E National Energy Group Tells FERC No Natural Gas Sell/Buyback Trades... more
 
May 31, 2002 PG&E Corporation Units Respond To FERC Request For Information On Energy Trading Transactions... more
 
May 31, 2002 Pacific Gas And Electric Company Responds To FERC: It Did Not Engage In Wash Trading Strategies... more
May 31, 2002 PG&E National Energy Group Responds To FERC Inquiry On Energy Trading Transactions... more
May 30, 2002 Electricity Plant Begins Operations In Denver Area... more
 
May 23, 2002 Pacific Gas And Electric Company Files Settlement To Help Ensure Stable Market For Natural Gas Deliveries... more
 
May 22, 2002 PG&E Corporation Units Did Not Engage In Enron Trading Strategies, FERC Told... more
 
May 22, 2002 Pacific Gas And Electric Company Confirms To FERC: It Did Not Engage In Enron-Like Trading Strategies... more
 
May 22, 2002 PG&E National Energy Group Tells FERC No Enron Trading Strategies Found... more
 
May 20, 2002 Pacific Gas And Electric Company Announces Interest Payments On Unsecured Financial Debt, Including 7.90 Percent Deferrable Interest Subordinated Debentures, Series A... more
 
May 3, 2002 PG&E Files Objections To CPUC's Disclosure Statement... more
May 1, 2002 PG&E Corp. Reports First Quarter Financial Results... more
April 24, 2002 Chapter 11 Update: U.S. Bankruptcy Court Approves Pacific Gas And Electric Company's Disclosure Statement... more
 
April 16, 2002 Pacific Gas And Electric Company Files With CPUC To Allow Average Electric Rate Reduction Of Nearly Four Percent... more
 
April 16, 2002 U.S. Department Of Defense Agency ESGR Presents PG&E Corporation With Awards For "Above And Beyond" Military Leave Policy... more
 
April 15, 2002 Pacific Gas And Electric Company Makes Preliminary Rate Case Filing For Distribution Of Gas And Electricity... more
 
April 15, 2002 Chapter 11 Update: Pacific Gas And Electric Company Issues Statement On CPUC's Alternate Plan Of Reorganization... more
 
April 11, 2002 PG&E Issues Statement After Bankruptcy Court Tentatively Approves Its Disclosure Statement... more
 
April 2, 2002 Pacific Gas And Electric Company Makes Over $145 Million In Franchise Fee Payments To Local Governments... more
March 26, 2002 Chapter 11 Update: U.S. Bankruptcy Court Sets Schedule For Upcoming Events In PG&E's Bankruptcy Case... more
 
March 25, 2002 Chapter 11 Update: Pacific Gas And Electric Company Receives Court Approval To Pay Certain Pre-Petition Claims... more
 
March 5, 2002 PG&E Corporation Reports Year-End 2001 Financial Results... more
 
February 27, 2002 Chapter 11 Update: PG&E Issues Statement After U.S. Bankruptcy Court Decision... more
 
February 27, 2002 Chapter 11 Update: Bankruptcy Court Allows PG&E To Pay $333 Million Mortgage Bond Maturity... more
 
February 21, 2002 PG&E Corporation Delays Release Of Earnings... more
 
February 20, 2002 Chapter 11 Update: PG&E Says Fatal Flaws In CPUC's Term Sheet Shows It Is Not Credible And Will Not Work... more
 
February 15, 2002 PG&E Corp. Moves To Dismiss Attorney General's Lawsuit... more
February 13, 2002 Chapter 11 Update: PG&E Issues Statement On CPUC Term Sheet... more
 
February 13, 2002 PG&E Corporation To Report 2001 Fourth Quarter And Year End Earnings On February 21... more
 
February 12, 2002 PG&E Given Court Approval To Begin Electric Transmission Projects On Path 15 And In Bay Area's Tri-Valley... more
 
February 8, 2002 Attorney General's Suit Against PG&E Corporation Transferred To Bankruptcy Court... more
 
February 8, 2002 Chapter 11 Update: PG&E Issues Statement Following Bankruptcy Court Ruling On Preemption... more
 
February 1, 2002 Chapter 11 Update: PG&E Files Plan Supplement With U.S. Bankruptcy Court... more
 
January 31, 2002 Chapter 11 Update: PG&E Submits Filing To Securities And Exchange Commission Seeking Regulatory Approval Of Elements Of Plan Of Reorganization... more
 
January 25, 2002 Anatomy Of A Power Outage... more
January 22, 2002 PG&E Files Response To Preemption And Eleventh Amendment Immunity Objections To Its Bankruptcy Plan... more
 
January 17, 2002 Pacific Gas And Electric Company Files Breach Of Contract Claim Against The State Of California... more
 
January 16, 2002 Chapter 11 Update: PG&E Issues Statement Following Bankruptcy Court Decision On Extending Exclusivity... more
 
January 10, 2002 Chapter 11 Update: PG&E Submits Summary Of Remaining Objections To The U.S. Bankruptcy Court... more
 
January 10, 2002 PG&E Corporation Comments On Attorney General's Claim... more
 
January 9, 2002 Pacific Gas And Electric Company's CIO Honored As Premier 100 It Leader By Computerworld... more
 
January 8, 2002 Chapter 11 Update: Pacific Gas And Electric Company Issues Statement On CPUC's Action In The Bankruptcy Case... more
 
January 8, 2002 PG&E National Energy Group Names Thomas Heischman Senior VP - Construction... more
 
January 2, 2002 Chapter 11 Update: PG&E Asks Court For Preliminary Injunction Against Director Of Office Of Ratepayer Advocates... more
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