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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.

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August 16, 2017

PG&E Planning for Potential Effects of Solar Eclipse

​What’s big and round and blocks the sun? Yes, your patio umbrella counts. But we’re actually talking about the moon, which will hide the sun in August in a once-in-a-generation solar eclipse that could make things interesting for, well, power generation.

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August 15, 2017

With Help from PG&E, Wineries Uncork Energy Savings

PG&E is helping both boutique wineries with small production, and large wine producers, “crush” the harvest season by saving on energy costs. PG&E is offering free energy audits, cash incentives and customized programs during what can typically be an energy intensive time for wineries.

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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 lab resources to ensure the safe operation of its gas system.

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 / August 16, 2017

VIDEO: PG&E Investing in Electric Equipment Without Potent Greenhouse Gas

Energy companies throughout the world use sulfur hexafluoride because it’s an excellent insulator for electrical equipment. But as this video shows, it's also a potent greenhouse gas, which is why PG&E is working with other energy companies to find alternative equipment that doesn't have a...
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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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 / July 18, 2017

VIDEO: PG&E’s Children’s Center, Bringing Peace of Mind to Parent-Employees for 25 years

Twenty-five years ago, PG&E was the first company in San Francisco's Financial District to open an on-site day care center to serve the children of its employees. The center is still thriving today....
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 / July 12, 2017

Energy Executives Agree: Renew Cap and Trade

PG&E's Geisha Williams, and two other energy company executives, are urging California's Legislature to renew cap and trade. Set to disappear in 2020, they call it one of the state's key programs for reducing emissions. ...
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 / July 5, 2017

PG&E’s STEM Scholarship Winners on Path to Becoming Tomorrow’s Leaders

Twenty outstanding students from Central and Northern California — pursuing fields of study in science, technology, engineering and math — are recipients of PG&E’s Better Together STEM Scholarships....


 / June 28, 2017

PG&E Delivers $4 million in Rebates to Customers Using CNG as Clean Fuel

The new rebate is part of California's statewide Low Carbon Fuel initiative, which aims to reduce transportation-related greenhouse gas emissions by encouraging the adoption of clean fuels like compressed natural gas....


 / June 21, 2017

When It Comes to Innovation, EPRI Honors PG&E Rock Stars

Tasked with helping to keep PG&E at the cutting edge of an evolving energy industry, four employees rose to the challenge and earned nationwide honors for their efforts....

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