PG&E Bargaining Committee Prepares for Negotiations

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  The Pre-Bargaining Committee met Feb. 19 at Weakley Hall to prepare for IBEW 1245’s general negotiations with Pacific Gas & Electric. The committee will be officially convened after proposals from members are received during March. In addition to proposals received in March, the committee will examine all proposals received during this same time last… [Read More]

CPUC President Proposes $1.6 Billion in Remedies in PG&E Pipeline Cases

The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) today issued a proposal by President Michael Picker that would penalize PG&E $1.6 billion in connection with the investigations of PG&E’s operations and practices related to gas transmission, including the pipeline rupture in San Bruno, Calif., in 2010.

Now Accepting Bargaining Proposals for 2015 Contract Negotiations

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March is the month for IBEW 1245 members at PG&E to submit proposals for bargaining. This year the union will bargain changes in all three major PG&E agreements: Physical, Clerical and Benefits. As always, these changes begin with you. You can submit your proposals at unit meetings, to members of the bargaining committee, or to… [Read More]

PG&E System Dispatchers Vote to Join IBEW 1245

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This week, the System Dispatchers and Senior System Dispatchers who work at PG&E facilities in San Francisco and Vacaville voted to join IBEW 1245. The election was certified by the National Labor Relations Board on Tuesday, February 10. The dispatchers first met to discuss the possibility of joining IBEW in July of 2014, and began… [Read More]