April 22, 2014
PG&E President Chris Johns was honored at San Francisco RBI’s recent All-Star Dinner, where community leaders gathered to support the nonprofit’s integrated reading, baseball, softball and technology program.
April 16, 2014
PG&E volunteers recently gathered at the SF-Marin Food Bank as one of the many Month of Service community projects. As this video shows, their work helped to feed many hungry people.
April 14, 2014
Falcons have been nesting atop PG&E’s headquarters for more than a decade. Today, the eggs hatched.
April 9, 2014
PG&E honored the employees who helped the company set a record for spending on diverse suppliers in 2013. And, one of those suppliers, basketball hall of famer and businessman Magic Johnson, took part in the event.
April 8, 2014
Nearly 60 students from 12 universities across PG&E’s service area spent the day at PG&E rolling up their sleeves to answer a critical question: Given the diversity of PG&E’s customer base, what are the best ways for PG&E to engage its customers on energy efficiency? The event was facilitated by Net Impact, a global nonprofit that empowers a new generation to work within and beyond business for a sustainable future.
April 7, 2014
Every year for more than a decade, PG&E has hosted a daylong conference to encourage developers, architects and other building professionals to become more energy efficient by conserving water. And this year’s event may have been the most important one yet due to one big issue: California’s drought.
February 25, 2014
PG&E’s headquarters complex in downtown San Francisco — which comprises a city block with the 25 Beale, 77 Beale and 245 Market St. buildings and the 50 Main St. garage — recently received Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Gold Certification from the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC). This is the first time the USGBC has awarded this honor to an entire office complex.
February 18, 2014
PG&E helped usher in the Lunar New Year with a focus on safety through various events and activities throughout the San Francisco Bay Area and Sacramento.
January 15, 2014
Chinese energy officials visited PG&E’s headquarters this week to learn firsthand how the utility works closely with the state of California to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and protects the environment with its mix of renewable power and many energy efficiency programs.
January 8, 2014
The Princess Project, a nonprofit that promotes self-confidence and individual beauty by providing free prom dresses to high schoolers from low-income families, has won 7×7 magazine’s “Favorite Charities” contest sponsored by PG&E.
December 13, 2013
PG&E recently received Wildlife at Work certification from the Wildlife Habitat Council for efforts associated with the restoration of native serpentine and for creating a pollinator habitat in three areas at the site of the former Hunters Point Power Plant in San Francisco.
December 6, 2013
For seven PG&E interns from The Arc’s Project Search Program, job satisfaction isn’t about a paycheck. It’s about a sense of accomplishment and personal growth, according to the PG&E employees who work directly with these young people.The Arc San Francisco is a non-profit organization that helps adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families.
December 5, 2013
They sorted socks. They bundled scarves and attached handmade holiday cards. And they assembled gift bags with everyday necessities like shampoo, toothbrushes and soap. In San Francisco’s Tenderloin District, more than 100 PG&E employees teamed with the Golden State Warriors to assist a longtime charitable organization that provides the city’s poor with food, clothing and other basics.
November 27, 2013
People go to car shows to see sleek sports cars, family haulers and the latest auto gadgets. And, this week, they’ll see bucket trucks, material haulers and other vehicles from PG&E’s green fleet. The San Francisco International Auto Show runs from Thanksgiving through Monday at the Moscone Center. PG&E will have a booth and sponsors the Future Drive Expo.
November 20, 2013
Currents is remembering Diane Disney Miller, Walt Disney’s daughter, who died Tuesday. Last year, Mrs. Miller spoke to Currents in anticipation of PG&E’s sponsorship of a celebration at the Walt Disney Family Museum in San Francisco.