Bay Area /  July 22, 2014

PG&E, Marin Fire Safe Council Team to Prevent Wildfires

PG&E and the Marin Fire Safe Council today (July 22) announced a partnership to help prevent wildfires in the Inverness area.

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El Dorado County /  July 21, 2014

PG&E Helping Reduce Wildfire Risk in Sierra Area by Partnering with Fire Safe Councils

PG&E and the El Dorado, Nevada and Placer Sierra Fire Safe Councils are partnering to help prevent wildfires in the Grass Valley area.

Sacramento /  July 18, 2014

PG&E Focuses on Safety at the 2014 California State Fair

PG&E is celebrating more than a decade at the California State Fair in Sacramento. Today through July 27, PG&E will be providing safety advice and other tips at its booth. PG&E is partnering with the IBEW this year.

Bay Area /  July 18, 2014

Residents See Increased Work as PG&E Enhances Integrity, Reliability of Gas System

Crews to perform hydrostatic pressure testing in San Rafael and San Anselmo communities as part of ongoing effort to ensure gas pipeline safety and reliability.

Sacramento Valley /  July 17, 2014

Mud Creek Causing Turbidity on McCloud River, Reservoir

Those recreating along the McCloud River in Siskiyou County might notice turbid, or murky, water being caused by mud flows from Mud Creek. This “river of mud” is a natural occurrence during low snow years and has occurred at least seven times in the past 100 years.The muddy flows are not the result of PG&E operations at McCloud Reservoir. PG&E is closely monitoring the situation.

Oakdale /  July 17, 2014

PG&E Volunteers Trim Trees to Keep Guardian House Play Area Safe

About eight years ago, volunteers planted a row of cypress trees along the back of the Guardian House — a local shelter for children facing circumstances of abuse or neglect — to provide a visual barrier and privacy screen for the children. Over the years, the cypress trees had become overgrown and needed some attention. In stepped PG&E.

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Alameda County /  July 16, 2014

PG&E Scholarship Sends Oakland Student to Leadership Program in Washington

Oakland High School student Donzahniya Pitre joined about 50 other young women at the six-day Young Women’s Political Leadership Program in Washington, D.C. The program is designed to give participants the tools needed for a career in political leadership.

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Bakersfield /  July 15, 2014

PG&E Partners with City, Various Groups at Water Conservation Event

Community partners in Bakersfield host free event with information to help residents with water conservation during the state’s ongoing drought.

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Bay Area /  July 11, 2014

PG&E-Supported Lab Will Allow Energy Efficiency Tests Before Buildings are Constructed

On Thursday on the UC Berkeley campus, U.S. Department of Energy Deputy Secretary Daniel Poneman was joined by dignitaries from across many industries, including PG&E, to officially launch FLEXLAB – the first test bed in the world that will test, in real-life conditions, the most cutting-edge commercial energy efficiency technology available.

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Central Coast /  July 9, 2014

PG&E-funded Central Coast New Tech High School Teaching Tomorrow’s Leaders

Students at this innovative school in San Luis Obispo County are excited about the hands-on learning their school provides, as this video story shows. And school officials say none of it would have been possible without PG&E’s support.

Colusa County /  July 8, 2014

PG&E to Enhance Electrical Reliability in Colusa, Glenn Counties

PG&E has scheduled a planned power outage for Elk Creek and Stonyford the night of Thursday, July 17 so crews can safely make electrical upgrades to improve electric reliability in western Glenn and northwest Colusa counties.

Sacramento County /  July 8, 2014

PG&E’s Eric Brown Wins Award for Presentations at Cosumnes River Preserve

The Galt City Council presented PG&E’s Eric Brown with the Galt Community of Character Coalition for Integrity award for his work with students.

San Joaquin Valley /  July 3, 2014

PG&E Energy Savings Program Makes for Cool Customers

Some families in warmest areas can’t always afford home improvements designed to save energy and turn to the Energy Savings Assistance program for help.

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Bakersfield /  July 2, 2014

PG&E’s Shonda Abercrombie Supports Family, Troops and Customers

Following in her PG&E-employee father’s footsteps, Shonda Abercrombie has had a long PG&E career while dedicating herself to raising twin daughters.

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Bakersfield /  July 1, 2014

PG&E Provides Low-cost and No-cost Summer Energy Saving Tips

From ceiling fans to weather stripping, homeowners can take simple steps to keep energy usage in check as this video story shows.

Bakersfield /  July 1, 2014

PG&E to Conduct Pipeline Pressure Test

As part of its system-wide program to ensure the safety of the transmission pipelines that deliver natural gas across Northern and Central California, PG&E will conduct a hydrostatic pressure test in Bakersfield in September.

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