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September 21, 2017

PG&E Crews in Florida Restored Some Humanity, Not Just Electricity

For the 125 PG&E workers who spent two weeks on both coasts of Florida, the experience was as exhilarating as it was exhausting. Besides focusing on safe and efficient power restoration in the wake of Hurricane Irma, it might be the emotional, personal moments that they’ll remember from this humanitarian, mutual-aid mission.

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September 20, 2017

VIDEO: PG&E Crews Move West to Help Restore Area Hit Hard by Hurricane Irma

After supporting restoration efforts for a week in West Palm Beach, PG&E crews traveled 160 miles to the West Coast of Florida to help customers hit hard by Hurricane Irma. In this video, employees share what it’s like to continue to bring power back for residents without power since the natural disaster earlier this month.

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September 18, 2017

PG&E Increases Level of Support for Customers Impacted by Hurricane Irma

PG&E has increased the support it is providing to Florida Power & Light as the Florida energy company works to restore service in the wake of Hurricane Irma. About 30 PG&E customer service representatives are now answering customer service calls for FPL in order to help the company effectively manage extraordinarily high call volumes.

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September 15, 2017

VIDEO: Snakes, Alligators, Heat All in a Day’s Work for PG&E Crews Restoring Power in Florida

For the more than 100 PG&E linemen working to bring a slice of normalcy to the millions of Floridians recovering from Hurricane Irma, the job of restoring power is second nature. But working 3,000 miles from home, Mother Nature’s elements are anything but familiar.

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 / September 22, 2017

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 / September 19, 2017

PG&E Partners with Clean Air Group, IBEW to Connect Underserved Communities with Electric Vehicles

PG&E has announced a new pilot program in partnership with Valley Clean Air Now and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers to provide free electrical panel upgrades to encourage electric vehicle ownership in low-income, underserved communities....
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 / September 14, 2017

VIDEO: PG&E Partners With a Woman-Owned Business to Recycle Street Lights

Laurel Harrop has long wanted to own a green business. She did that, establishing a company that started with recycling scrap metal. Now she's working with PG&E to recycle tens of thousands of street lights being converted to LEDs. It's just one of the many...
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 / September 13, 2017

Santa Maria: PG&E’s Economic Development Rate Saves Money for Airplane Seat Manufacturer

When most of us choose an airline seat, we’re focused on getting an aisle or window seat. But for 1,200 people in Santa Maria, a lot more thought goes into airline seats — in fact, it’s their livelihood. Find out how PG&E helped this employer...
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 / September 11, 2017

VIDEO: Mill Valley Prepares for an Emergency

September is National Preparedness Month, a reminder for everyone to take action to prepare for any emergency. And that’s especially true in California where wildfires are burning throughout the state. In this video, PG&E recently participated in an emergency drill with officials in one Marin...
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 / September 6, 2017

VIDEO: PG&E Focused on Climate Resiliency to Protect Its Communities

California already is facing the consequences of climate change, including severe drought, heat waves, stronger storms and more wildfires. And as this video shows, those challenges are just as relevant to PG&E....
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 / September 5, 2017

‘Rust Never Sleeps’: PG&E Upgrades Training for Gas Corrosion Mechanics

PG&E has a new kind of apprenticeship program to train gas corrosion mechanics. The program, said to be the first of its kind by a U.S. energy company, was created to enhance the the important job of ensuring that gas mains are structurally sound and...
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 / August 30, 2017

VIDEO: Meteorology Technology Gives PG&E a Lead on Emergency Preparedness

California residents endured the stormiest weather in years last winter. PG&E's meteorology team helped the company plan its response even before the wet conditions occurred....


 / August 28, 2017

PG&E Shares Tips on Safety, Preparedness at Sacramento Event

Being prepared before a natural disaster or emergency is a crucial step with many benefits, including saving lives. And if learning about preparedness can be fun, that’s all the better....
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 / August 17, 2017

Simulated Earthquake Tests PG&E’s Emergency Readiness; Customers Also Urged to Be Prepared

First responders don’t always wear uniforms. Sometimes they don colorful vests and show up in the least conspicuous places, like at a work station in an office building. That’s exactly what hundreds of employees did last week for PG&E’s annual companywide earthquake exercise....


 / August 11, 2017

PG&E Opens New Center for Gas Safety and Innovation

PG&E opened its new Center for Gas Safety and Innovation, another significant milestone in the energy company’s efforts to provide customers with safe, reliable, affordable and clean energy. The teams that work there will use some of the industry’s most advanced tools, testing capabilities and...
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 / August 9, 2017

PG&E’s 2017 Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability Report Shares Progress on Safety, Clean Energy, Other Goals

PG&E has released its 2017 Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability Report, which outlines the company’s progress on strengthening public and workforce safety, addressing climate change, better serving customers and investing in local communities, among many other areas....
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 / August 1, 2017

VIDEO: Seasoned Vets, Fresh Faces from PG&E, IBEW Showcase Skills at West Coast Lineman’s Rodeo

Skill, speed and attention to detail with a focus on safety were the emphasis at the 2017 West Coast Lineman’s Rodeo as some of the most talented apprentices and journeyman line workers compete this fall for an international title....


 / July 25, 2017

PG&E Thanks Governor, Legislative Leaders for Climate Change Vision, Action

PG&E joined Gov. Jerry Brown as he signed into law Assembly Bill 398. The landmark legislation strengthens and extends California’s historic market-based, emissions reduction Cap-and-Trade program through 2030....

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