Valero Energy Corp, the operator of the large refinery in Benicia, sued PG&E following an early May power outage at the plant, a representative said Friday.Valero in the suit is seeking damages of more than $75 million for damage to equipment, lost revenue and other damages following the emergency power shutdown, Reuters reported.Reuters reported that the lawsuit claims PG&E breached its contract with Valero when it allowed both the main and backup power supply to go down at the refinery at the same time, without notice.
NYS Entity Status
NYS Filing Date
FEBRUARY 20, 2013
NYS DOS ID#
NYS Entity Type
DOMESTIC BUSINESS CORPORATION
2013 - K & O PET SUPPLIES CORP.
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