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.
November 19, 2013
For the third consecutive year, PG&E is providing thousands of dollars in grants to the winners of a magazine contest to find readers’ favorite San Francisco charities.
October 24, 2013
The new Exploratorium on San Francisco’s Waterfront makes learning about science and math fun. PG&E helped the new facility become more energy efficient and also sponsors field trips for students.
October 11, 2013
The Exploratorium and PG&E have begun a partnership to give California Title I schools the opportunity to visit the hands-on museum of science, art and human perception for free. The first of the field trips took place this week with more than 300 Bay Area students coming to the facility on Pier 15 on San Francisco’s Waterfront.
September 27, 2013
This week, at the White House, PG&E and other supporters of the San Francisco Summer Jobs + program, earned praise from President Obama. The program put more than 6,200 local youth to work this summer in San Francisco.
September 27, 2013
The PG&E Power Dragons took first place for the first time at the recent Kaiser Permanente San Francisco International Dragon Boat Festival.Proceeds from this year’s festival went to two organizations: the California Dragon Boat Association Youth Dragon Boat Program and Self Help for the Elderly.
September 25, 2013
PG&E’s Mission Substation has been around a long time, an urban building that 65 years after it was built continues to distribute electricity that helps power the city. This month, PG&E put the finishing touches on a makeover of the building and the surrounding neighborhood. It’s just one of the many investments the utility is making in San Francisco.
September 23, 2013
At a fundraising event on Saturday, the San Francisco and Marin Food Banks thanked PG&E for its generous and consistent support and presented the company with its Community Partner Award.
September 23, 2013
The American Red Cross Bay Area Chapter and PG&E honored some heroes and encouraged 69,732 football fans at Candlestick Park on Sunday (Sept. 22) to prepare in advance of earthquakes and other emergencies.And Hall of Famer Jerry Rice joined in the ceremonies before the Niners-Colts game.
August 6, 2013
Three dozen Bright Minds scholarship winners come to San Francisco for a two-day PG&E Scholars Summit.It’s a first-time event being held to give the scholarship recipients a chance to network, gain career-building skills and to hear what it’s like to work at PG&E.
July 23, 2013
Bucket trucks. Service-body trucks. Pickups. Passenger cars. In San Francisco’s Justin Herman Plaza, PG&E displayed its range of green fleet vehicles as part of a plug-in electric vehicle conference. This green fleet roadshow demonstrated that if there’s a job to do at PG&E, the utility has a green vehicle to do that job.
July 12, 2013
PG&E’s major remodeling of its San Francisco Service Center Garage at 2270 Folsom Street has earned the highest possible “green” rating – a first for the utility.