Bakersfield /  November 25, 2015

PG&E Employees into Holiday Spirit of Giving

Creating cards for U.S. troops, volunteering at a local homeless shelter and buying gifts for seniors are just a few of the ways Bakersfield employees are getting into the holiday spirit.

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Sacramento /  November 24, 2015

PG&E Supports Food Bank Turkey Distribution

More than 11,000 turkeys were collected and then distributed to thousands of families in need on Monday. PG&E donated dollars and manpower to the cause as more than 75 employees volunteered to help distribute turkeys and Thanksgiving fixings.

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Alameda County /  November 24, 2015

PG&E Joins Red Cross, First Responders in Urging El Niño Preparedness

A recent roundtable in Fremont focused on the upcoming storm season including what to expect and to best prepare for the El Niño effect. With a focus on safety, panelists provided tips on everything from downed power lines to the importance of having a family emergency plan.

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North Coast /  November 23, 2015

PG&E’s Roy Gillham, Thankful to Serve Customers in Ukiah

Customer Relationship Manager Roy Gillham went from taking care of worms to taking care of PG&E customers in the North Coast. The dedicated father of three appears in one the PG&E’s local television commercials.

Bay Area /  November 20, 2015

San Mateo Substation Modernization Will Benefit Customers, Improve Reliability

The modernization of the 60-year-old San Mateo Substation’s technology and infrastructure will improve safety and reliability for customers and better prepare it for continued, future operation.

Madera /  November 19, 2015

Autistic Students Partner with PG&E to Deliver Artistic Energy

The first commissioned piece of art in the Madera County Government Center was unveiled this week, and it’s the result of a partnership between the county, Madera High School and PG&E.

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Bay Area /  November 16, 2015

PG&E Linemen Walk Red Carpet with Travolta for ‘Life on the Line’ Premiere

A new movie about the life of line workers had its world premiere this past weekend in Napa County. And joining John Travolta for the unveiling were five PG&E linemen, who received praise from the movie star and a standing ovation from those in attendance.

Holding an oversized check are PG&E's Eric Daniels, Soledad Mayor Fred Ledesma, PG&E's Rob Morse and members of the Soledad City Council. (Photos by Mayra Tostado.)
Monterey County /  November 16, 2015

City of Soledad Saves Big with Energy Efficiency

This month, the City of Soledad received a rebate check for more than $31,000 from PG&E for energy-efficient improvements at its wastewater treament plant. In all, the improvements could save the city more than $48,000 a year.

Hinkley /  November 16, 2015

Enthusiasm, PG&E Partnerships Drive Successful Community Cleanup Day

PG&E employees, county agencies, 4H Club students, church volunteers and local residents came together over the weekend to help cleanup Hinkley. It was the second such gathering aimed at beautifying the community.

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Bay Area /  November 13, 2015

Smiles, Racecars and Safety On a Roll at PG&E and Sonoma Raceway Touch-A-Truck

Race cars, bucket trucks and tractors were just some of the vehicles that families and children could safely explore during the recent Touch-A-Truck event at Sonoma Raceway. As this video shows, the event gave children the opportunity to see, touch, sit in and explore their favorite big trucks and heavy machinery.

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Bay Area /  November 12, 2015

A Lineman’s Life, Now Up in Movie Lights

PG&E troubleman Mike Bock knows he’s part of a profession where safety is an absolute must. So he relates to “Life on the Line,” a new John Travolta movie about line workers that has its world premiere this weekend in Napa County. Bock and three fellow PG&E line workers will attend the movie and meet the actor who portrays the important work they do every day.

Madera County /  November 12, 2015

PG&E Removing Forest Trees Weakened by Drought and Bark Beetle, Reducing Fire Fuel

One of the devastating impacts of California’s drought is visible in the state’s forests, where weakened trees are being killed in alarming numbers by Bark Beetles. In Madera County, PG&E is teaming with homeowners and the U.S. Forest Service to remove those dead trees, which can lead to wildfires.

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Auburn /  November 10, 2015

Public Safety Specialist Dedicated to PG&E, Nourishing Her Auburn Community

Cynthia Haynes has served many roles for PG&E over the years. But it’s her work with military veterans that’s most rewarding. And it all began as a young girl when she discovered World War I letters to home from her great-uncles.

Butte County /  November 9, 2015

Food Bank to Save $10,000 Annually through Energy Efficiency and PG&E Rebates

The North State Food Bank will save thousands each year after making lighting and refrigeration upgrades — money that will go back into providing more services to local residents in need.

Central Coast /  November 9, 2015

Diablo Canyon Engineer Lends Nuclear Naval History to Warbirds Museum

A lot of nuclear engineers start out as U.S. Navy veterans, and Diablo Canyon Power Plant’s Martin Wright is no different. His passion for nuclear power and all its applications, particularly in the Navy, led to him create a new display at the Estrella Warbirds Museum in Paso Robles. It’s the museum’s first collection to focus on the nuclear Navy.

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Yolo County /  November 6, 2015

PG&E Breaks Ground on $75 Million State-Of-The-Art Gas Training Facility

PG&E has broken ground on its new Gas Operations Technical Training Center, a state-of-the-art facility, in the agricultural city of Winters. Said PG&E’s Nick Stavropoulos: “If we expect to be the safest, most reliable gas company in the country, we need the best workforce to accomplish that.”

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