PG&E bills going up in the new year

SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) -- Your PG&E bill will be going up in the new year.

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The company is increasing rates for gas and electricity customers by about $1 starting Tuesday.

Company officials say it's because of a jump in natural gas prices.

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Earlier this month PG&E requested a large rate increase by 2020.

The state public utilities commission is currently reviewing the proposal.

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