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May 23, 2016

At Giants Game, PG&E Surprises Petaluma Student with $20,000-a-Year Scholarship

High school student Claire Killian and her parents arrived at a recent San Francisco Giants game after they were told they would be taking a VIP tour of AT&T Park. Little did they know that PG&E representatives would be greeting them and award the 17-year-old a big scholarship.

April 18, 2016

PG&E Supports Fire Department with $250,000 Birthday Gift

PG&E’s financial contribution was made in honor of the San Francisco Fire Department’s 150th birthday. The utility and first responders work closely together when disaster strikes including earthquakes.

March 4, 2016

Warriors’ Rush Joins PG&E, Red Cross to Teach Emergency Preparedness to Children

This week, some San Francisco youngsters met Brandon Rush, a member of the World Champion Golden State Warriors. The NBA player teamed with PG&E and the American Red Cross to spread an important message — preparing for an emergency.

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February 22, 2016

PG&E Celebrates Partnership with Chinese Hospital at Lunar New Year Parade

PG&E played a major role in building the new Chinese Hospital in San Francisco’s Chinatown. So for this year’s Southwest Airlines Lunar New Year Parade, it was only appropriate that a PG&E truck pulled its community partner’s float in the annual event.

February 10, 2016

PG&E Celebrates the Year of the Monkey with More Clean Energy Options for Diverse Communities

Gung Hey Fat Choy! PG&E will participate in several Lunar New Year celebrations, where it will provide diverse communities with information on the company’s energy efficiency programs and its newly launched Solar Choice program.

February 5, 2016

PG&E Provides Valuable Energy-Saving Tips at Super Bowl Rebuilding Together Event

PG&E provided residents with important ways to save energy and money at an event Friday (Feb. 5) where volunteers rebuilt six homes and restored a community shelter in the city’s Bayview neighborhood.

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January 29, 2016

PG&E Doing Its Part to Prepare for Super Bowl 50

As the Golden State prepares to host the golden anniversary of one of the most anticipated sporting events all year, PG&E is doing its part to ensure that residents and visitors celebrating Super Bowl 50 in the Bay Area have access to safe, reliable and clean energy.

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January 29, 2016

Official Clean Energy Partner of Super Bowl 50 Host Committee, PG&E Helps Bay Area Prepare for Waves of Fans Arriving for Big Game

In advance of the game, PG&E is working with the Super Bowl 50 Host Committee and myriad law-enforcement and other agencies in San Francisco and the South Bay.

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January 22, 2016

PG&E Leaders Stress Importance of Understanding Unconscious Bias

At a recent Martin Luther King Jr. Dialogue on Diversity meeting with company employees, PG&E leaders discussed the importance of recognizing unconscious bias in the workplace.

December 15, 2015

PG&E Distributes Sports Equipment to Children at Weekend Playground Opening

A San Francisco supervisor wanted to take his child to the local elementary school to play one weekend but the school was closed.That led to a project to open schoolyards to the public on weekends.

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December 8, 2015

Longtime Charity Dedicated to Helping Children Wins $10,000 PG&E Grant

Riding a bicycle represents independence for children. But for the parents of 7-year-old Chandler Christen and other children with disabilities, just finding a bike can be an ordeal.

December 1, 2015

PG&E Teams with Meals On Wheels to Deliver Emergency Preparedness Kits

Thousands of home-bound seniors in San Francisco depend on Meals On Wheels San Francisco for food, home safety and a friendly face, which is why PG&E volunteers joined forces with the organization, delivering emergency preparedness kits to those in need as part of Giving Tuesday.

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October 27, 2015

PG&E Addresses Transition, Retention at Veterans Employment Seminar

PG&E recently took part in the inaugural Veterans Employment Seminar, held in San Francisco during Fleet Week. The utility was well represented at the event, which included a job fair and panel discussions. The goal: Hire more veterans.

October 19, 2015

Customer Choice Top of Mind for PG&E’s Giammona

By Jil Shingledecker SAN FRANCISCO — Customer expectations are far different today than 20 years ago. Do you remember a time when the lights were on and there…

October 13, 2015

Modernized Substation Improves Reliability for San Francisco Customers

This month, PG&E put the finishing touches on a project eight years in the making — the modernization of its Mission Substation. These enhancements will improve reliability for customers while also lowering maintenance and operations costs.

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