February 10, 2016

Oakland Lineman Marcus Jenkins Steps Up to Lead

Strong mentors helped PG&E lineman get to where he is today. And now he’s passing on his knowledge to a new generation of line workers. Stepping up and personal responsibility is important to Jenkins, featured in PG&E’s new TV ad campaign.

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February 9, 2016

Karen Austin on LinkedIn: How to Break Down Barriers for Mutual Gain

In her new LinkedIn Influencer blog post, PG&E Chief Information Officer Karen Austin discusses how sharing knowledge and information is the best way to break down barriers at work. She says the partnerships aren’t always obvious, and frequently require extra effort, but they almost always yield mutual benefits.

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February 8, 2016

Fill the Air with Love on Valentine’s Day, Not Metallic Balloons

There are at least 370 reasons that balloons should be tied to a weight. That was the number of power outages in PG&E’s service territory in 2015 caused by untethered metallic balloons striking power lines.

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February 5, 2016

PG&E Safely Operates its Natural Gas Storage Facilities

PG&E owns and operates three of California’s 14 underground natural gas storage facilities. Gas storage helps PG&E provide customers with safe, reliable and affordable gas throughout the year, especially in winter months when prices for gas can be higher in other parts of the country.

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Featured Stories



 / February 10, 2016

PG&E Celebrates the Year of the Monkey with More Clean Energy Options for Diverse Communities

Gung Hey Fat Choy! PG&E will participate in several Lunar New Year celebrations, where it will provide diverse communities with information on the company’s energy efficiency programs and its newly launched Solar Choice program....
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 / February 4, 2016

San Joaquin County: Gas Crew Rescues Fallen Baby Owl

Gas crew workers who found a baby owl fallen near their work site rescued the bird and worked with PG&E’s avian experts to return it to its nest. And they gave it a special name....
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 / February 3, 2016

Placer County: PG&E Completes Move to Industry-Leading, High-Tech Electric Distribution Control Centers

With the opening of a third electric distribution center, PG&E has completed a successful, multi-year project that has transformed how the company monitors and operates its electric grid....
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 / January 27, 2016

San Jose: PG&E Honors Businesses for Saving Energy

At a City Hall ceremony, PG&E and Mayor Sam Liccardo recognized 10 San Jose businesses as energy champions for taking simple actions every day to reduce energy....


 / January 25, 2016

Yolo County: PG&E Linemen Honored as American Red Cross Heroes

Stanislaus "Stosh" Wiecek and Jeff Wolford, both PG&E linemen, were honored as everyday heroes by the American Red Cross for tending to abandoned horses following the Valley Fire....


 / January 19, 2016

Four Keys to Making Electric Vehicles an Easier Sell

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 / January 15, 2016

PG&E Convenes National Panel of Advisers to Guide Focus on Sustainability

PG&E’s commitment to sustainability took another big step forward this week when the company convened its first meeting with a newly formed advisory council that includes President Obama’s former energy and climate-change adviser, business entrepreneurs and environmental leaders, among others....

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