May 27, 2016
Since 2007, PG&E has funded local cooling centers in Northern and Central California. The centers, most in local government recreation and senior centers, provide residents a cool, comfortable place to get out of the heat.
May 25, 2016
An ordinary day for Stephen Boyle at Tokay High School quickly turned extraordinary. This week, Boyle was named one of 10 PG&E Better Together Scholarship winners. See the moment of surprise in this video as Boyle learns he’s one of the big winners.
May 25, 2016
Bakersfield student Jineava To will study biochemistry at UCLA and plans to attend medical school to become pediatrician or a physician’s assistant. She’s a first-generation American and will be the first in her family to attend college.
May 24, 2016
Krista Miguel walked into a Fresno State meeting room prepared to speak to a TV reporter about the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers. Instead, she learned she’s the winner of a PG&E Better Together Scholarship, worth up to $20,000 a year.
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.