September 26, 2013
Upgrading power poles and electric lines on a 700-foot coastal mountaintop sounded like a tall challenge. PG&E’s solution? High-flying electric line workers. This week in San Mateo County, two helicopters ferried line workers, tools and poles along the pole line overlooking the Pacific Ocean. It’s a project that will improve electric capacity and reliability for 6,000 coastal customers.
April 18, 2013
As part of April’s National Safe Digging Month, PG&E conducted emergency responder training at its San Carlos Service Center for fire, police, and emergency services departments in San Mateo County today. Prior to the training, it was announced that a Peninsula 811 Task Force to increase the awareness of calling 811 before any digging project.
May 21, 2012
PG&E is hosting an open house in South San Francisco to talk to residents about an upcoming pipeline replacement.
April 18, 2012
On Saturday (April 14), more than 65 volunteers from PG&E and Oracle joined the California State Parks Foundation (CSPF) to restore Burleigh Murray Ranch, a state park property in the foothills southeast of Half Moon Bay.
December 16, 2011
PG&E paid more than $148 million this week to 49 California counties. The money represents full, timely payment of property taxes due for the last six months of 2011, from July 1 to December 31, in the counties where PG&E operates.
December 15, 2011
PG&E said today (Dec. 15) that it will restore normal operating pressure to three important natural gas pipelines on the San Francisco Peninsula starting next week.
November 8, 2011
A police chief, a taxi driver and the head of a Catholic church were among residents honored at the San Mateo County Hispanic Chamber of Commerce’s Diversity Celebration Awards, an event sponsored by PG&E.
November 7, 2011
Since April, PG&E has conducted more than 60 pipeline pressure strength tests on more than 120 miles of gas transmission pipelines throughout its service territory.
October 26, 2011
Three leaders of the Silicon Valley Smart Grid Task Force today unveiled the findings of a new report—the first of its kind—on the marked economic impact of smart grid innovation and deployment in the core Bay Area.
October 13, 2011
Since the San Bruno accident, PG&E has been rigorously inspecting, testing and replacing its gas transmission pipeline system to ensure its integrity and safety.
September 19, 2011
PG&E is improving its electrical service reliability in the San Francisco Bay Area with some high-wire work beginning today (Sept. 19) along the San Mateo Bridge.
July 26, 2011
When it comes to corporate philanthropy, few San Francisco Bay Area companies give more than PG&E.
April 18, 2011
Approximately 30 PG&E employees and their families volunteered at the San Bruno Mountain State Park in San Mateo County in celebration of Earth Day.
April 16, 2011
Hundreds of PG&E volunteers, including employees, retirees, family members and friends, worked to restore state parks on Saturday, April 16, in celebration of Earth Day. Read about the work at Benicia State Recreation Area and other locations through photos and firsthand accounts from PG&E volunteers.
March 28, 2011
PG&E officials met with firefighters and police officers from across San Mateo County on March 24 to better facilitate the necessary communication and response to any potential gas or electrical emergencies.