PG&E and San Francisco investigate power outages at Candlestick Park

PG&E is working closely with the city and county of San Francisco, owner and operator of Candlestick Park, to determine the cause of the power outages

San Francisco, December 20, 2011 — Pacific Gas and Electric Co. issued the following statement from Geisha Williams, executive vice president of electric operations, about the power outages that impacted Candlestick Park December 19:

"PG&E is working closely with the city and county of San Francisco, owner and operator of Candlestick Park, to determine the cause of the power outages.

"The first priority for both PG&E and the city and county has been to get the power restored as quickly and safely as possible and keep the power on through the rest of the game.

"Determining exactly what happened and working to prevent something like this from happening again is very important to everyone involved."

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