Local: San Joaquin Valley

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April 7, 2015

PG&E, Boys & Girls Clubs Kick Off 2015 Summer Jobs Program

Fourth year of jobs partnerships in Fresno, Bakersfield and Sacramento areas puts teens on career path by providing skills training and paid summer internships.

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March 31, 2015

PG&E Crews and Contractors Descend on Neighborhood After Truck Crash Causes Power Outage

When a dump truck collided with a power pole, pulling down lines, thousands of PG&E customers in Stockton lost power. The company employed an all-hands-on-deck approach using workers from Electric Operations, Gas Operations and Customer Care to respond to the incident.

March 24, 2015

A Manteca Customer’s Unusual Request and How PG&E Kept Memories (and a Fish) Alive

Although unusual requests are all in a day’s work for PG&E planned outage coordinators, here’s a whopper of a fish tale from Manteca.

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March 19, 2015

PG&E Presents $20,000 Check to Read to Me, Stockton!

PG&E has presented a $20,000 check to Read to Me, Stockton! in support of the early childhood literacy program that provides free books to children.

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March 17, 2015

PG&E Opens New Customer Service Office in Lodi

An open house was held today for PG&E’s new Lodi office. The new office is more conveniently located, has more accessible parking and includes new technology to help better serve PG&E customers.

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March 12, 2015

Thanks to PG&E, Children Get Shoes on Their Feet, Smiles on Their Faces

New shoes were purchased for 134 school children in need with funding from PG&E and help from more than a dozen employee volunteers in two communities.

March 11, 2015

PG&E Close To Agreement To Purchase Hinkley Market Property

PG&E has been in discussions for several months with the operator and tenant of the Hinkley Market in Hinkley where the company has an ongoing environmental project. They approached PG&E about a potential purchase of their properties, and both parties are close to an agreement on terms for sale of the market property.

March 6, 2015

PG&E-Sponsored Robotics Event Empowers Young Minds

The FIRST Robotics Regional Competition, which runs through Sunday in Madera, gives students a glimpse of future careers. PG&E is a major sponsor of the event that draws teams from across the Central Valley.

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March 3, 2015

PG&E Energy Auditors Help Businesses Become Energy Wise

PG&E’s Maggie Werner, an energy auditor based in Bakersfield, helps small- and medium-size businesses become more efficient and lower their monthly energy bills.

March 2, 2015

PG&E Relocating Gas Pipelines to Prepare for Highway 178 Widening Project

PG&E is relocating gas pipelines along Highway 178 in Bakersfield from Valley Street to Park Palisade Drive in advance of the State Route 178 Widening Project. PG&E’s work in advance of the project begins today and is scheduled to be complete by August.

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February 20, 2015

PG&E Hosts Workshop Designed to Help Ag Industry

About 80 farmers and representatives from the ag industry attend a workshop offering helpful information on energy efficiency, rebates and incentives and new farm irrigation technologies — all designed to help save water and energy.

February 19, 2015

PG&E Conducting Work to Prepare for Rosedale Highway Widening Project

PG&E is relocating utility poles and upgrading electrical equipment along Rosedale Highway from Gibson Street to Allen Road in advance of the Rosedale Highway Widening Project.

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February 18, 2015

PG&E Partners with Lodi High School Students to Restore Habitat

PG&E volunteers and 35 students from Lodi High School recently planted native California plants, grasses and shrubs at LangeTwins Family Winery and Vineyard in Acampo. This is the second visit to this area for the local students who will have the opportunity to see this area return to natural habitat.

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February 17, 2015

Clovis Unified School District Reaping Benefits of Energy Efficiency

A few years ago, the Clovis Unified School District got serious about energy efficiency and made big changes at many of its 50 school sites that are now paying off. From educating staff to take ownership and responsibility for unplugging lights and computers to replacing hundreds of gym lights with energy-efficient motion sensor lights.

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February 13, 2015

Rescued Kit Fox Now Healthy, Released at PG&E Service Center

A kit fox found sick and receiving medical care for the past month — thanks to the intervention of PG&E employees — was healthy enough to be released on Thursday back at the Bakersfield Service Center.

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