Sacramento /  August 28, 2014

PG&E Boosts Efforts to Prevent Catastrophic Wildfires during Drought

PG&E actions to prevent wildfires and increase public safety during extreme drought conditions were on display at the monthly meeting of the California Board of Forestry and Fire Protection on Wednesday.

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Bay Area /  August 27, 2014

PG&E Continues Work with Customers in Aftermath of Napa Earthquake

PG&E employees spent Tuesday (Aug. 26) going door-to-door, talking to customers and checking for gas leaks – two days after an earthquake struck the Napa area.

Bay Area /  August 26, 2014

PG&E, San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office Share Back-to-School Safety Lesson

With children of all ages going back to school, PG&E teamed up with the San Mateo County Sheriff’s office in Redwood City on August 21 to provide safety reminders for families across Northern and Central California.

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Plumas County /  August 26, 2014

PG&E to Increase Flows for Whitewater Recreation on Rock Creek Reach of North Fork Feather River

PG&E will increase water flows for whitewater recreation in the Rock Creek Reach of the North Fork Feather River in Plumas County over two weekends.

Napa /  August 24, 2014

American Canyon Earthquake Update

PG&E is working to restore power to approximately 30,000 customers following a 6.0 magnitude earthquake centered in American Canyon, Calif.

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Bakersfield /  August 22, 2014

PG&E’s Energy Savings Assistance Program Helps Customers Save Money

Rosie Serrata received more than $3,000 in energy efficient upgrades to her Bakersfield home after she signed up for PG&E’s Energy Savings Assistance Program.

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Bay Area /  August 22, 2014

PG&E Volunteers Help Preserve a Piece of ‘The Rock’

Staffers from the PG&E Academy, the utility’s skills training and development arm, volunteer for numerous community events throughout the year. That includes Aug. 14, when 16 Academy employees spent four hours tending to the gardens on San Francisco’s Alcatraz Island.

Central Coast /  August 21, 2014

PG&E Honored for Conservation Efforts

For taking the extra mile in conserving natural resources, PG&E was recently presented with the Conservationist of the Year Award from the Coastal San Luis Resource Conservation District. The presentation took place Tuesday at the San Luis Obispo County Board of Supervisors’ chambers.

Central Coast /  August 20, 2014

PG&E Provides $16,500 to Support Allan Hancock College Student Programs

Allan Hancock College students will directly benefit from a series of grants recently awarded by PG&E through the college’s foundation. The “Boosting Student Success” grants total $16,500 and will support science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) students.

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Bay Area /  August 20, 2014

Concord Employees Protect Public from Live Wire

Imagine going out for lunch, sitting down, and before taking a bite, you hear a loud noise outside. A large truck had hit a utility pole, causing a transformer to crash to the ground and leaving a live electrical wire dangling at the side of the pole. That experience recently happened to two PG&E office workers, who immediately took action to protect bystanders.

Alameda County /  August 19, 2014

PG&E Working on Pipe Replacement Project in Union City and Fremont

PG&E is working on a project to replace an eight-inch natural gas distribution feeder main that runs from Union City to Fremont, improving system safety and reliability.

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Rocklin /  August 18, 2014

PG&E Opens New Regional Office

Together with the City of Rocklin, the Rocklin Area Chamber of Commerce and several business leaders and local elected officials, PG&E held a ribbon-cutting ceremony at its new regional office in Rocklin that will be home to approximately 200 employees.

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Solano County /  August 18, 2014

Mary Molina Credits Mentors for Her Success

PG&E pipeline engineer Mary Molina credits workplace mentors for helping her build career success and confidence and relishes opportunities to continue learning.

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Bay Area /  August 15, 2014

PG&E Donates Backpacks to Help Local Students Go Back to School

PG&E was among the sponsors of the backpack giveaway in Richmond. Kids get new supplies as they get ready for the new school year.

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Bakersfield /  August 14, 2014

CARE Customers Learn About Electric Rate Changes, Saving Energy

PG&E hosts community event in east Bakersfield to help CARE program customers understand new rate changes that went into effect Aug. 1.

Fresno /  August 13, 2014

Hiring our Heroes Event Draws More Than 100 Veterans

PG&E and the U.S Chamber of Commerce sponsored a Hiring our Heroes job fair in Fresno this week. More than 100 veterans attended.

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