April 25, 2016
More than one-third of the PowerPathway graduates are laid off oil field workers from an industry that has been hard hit by falling oil prices. The students wrapped up the nine-week program last week.
April 21, 2016
Michael Minges and Cody Love are only 18 but they now have full-time jobs, thanks to the PG&E-sponsored Hinkley Career Training Program.
April 13, 2016
More than one-third of the students in PG&E’s PowerPathway class in Bakersfield are former oil field workers who lost their jobs when crude oil prices plummeted on the world market. Learning new jobs skills has given many of these students a renewed sense of optimism and hope for the future.
April 4, 2016
More than 500 students took part in Dia de Ciencias — or, Day of Science — recently at University of the Pacific. The event was designed to inspire the next generation of engineers and scientists.
March 30, 2016
PG&E’s new regional office in Stockton is energy efficient. And that’s a good thing as the company is focused on helping customers every day save energy and money.
March 25, 2016
PG&E and Southern California Gas Company partnered this week in Bakersfield to help educate farmers and their employees about safe digging practices and the importance of calling 811 before digging.
March 17, 2016
The Bakersfield students learned about electricity and how to build solar-powered suitcases to provide light. But they said the resulting global impact of their work, knowing it will help communities in Kenya, is the greatest benefit.
March 14, 2016
PG&E recently awarded $200,000 in Better Together Economic Vitality Grants to organizations in 10 cities focusing on business development projects.
March 8, 2016
Students from Barstow High School’s career academy learn about the importance of education, utility-industry careers and much more at a recent PG&E-hosted event.
March 3, 2016
Three new solar projects are expected to save Madera County millions annually and have qualified the county for rebates under the California Solar Initiative.
March 1, 2016
PG&E recently participated in Habitat for Humanity of San Joaquin County’s home dedication event to celebrate the completion of two new homes built for families in Stockton. But these aren’t your regular run-of-the-mill houses. They are zero net energy homes.
February 29, 2016
PG&E has awarded $20,000 to the San Joaquin County Office of Education through its Economic Vitality Grants Program.
February 23, 2016
Preschoolers naturally think of nurses or police officers as community helpers. But a group of children in Bakersfield recently got to experience how PG&E troublemen help their communities, too.
February 22, 2016
PG&E is installing new electric equipment, enhancing existing equipment, and upgrading electric lines that will improve electric capacity and reliability in the Kern County city of Shafter.
February 12, 2016
About 40,000 visitors at the World Ag Expo — the world’s largest ag-industry gathering — stopped by PG&E’s exhibit area during the three-day event in the heart of the Central San Joaquin Valley.