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.
February 10, 2016
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.
October 28, 2015
After 22 years in the Air Force, Patrick Latour began looking for the next challenge in his life and the next opportunity for his family. A visit to PG&E’s website delivered both. This week, Latour and 16 of his fellow veterans completed the first phase of a unique PowerPathway cohort and joined the PG&E team as trainees in the Fresno Contact Center.
September 13, 2015
Crews from PG&E worked through the weekend to support first responders including CAL FIRE on three major wildfires in Northern and Central California. The company is also assessing impacts to portions of the electric grid damaged by these active fires.
August 6, 2015
Today (Aug. 6) was a big day for 100 Fresno youngsters. They graduated from the PG&E Summer Jobs Program, now in its fourth year, which provides training to prepare local youth for the workforce.
June 22, 2015
When PG&E’s Latino Employee Resource Group learned there was a need for long-sleeve shirts for Central Valley farmworkers, they immediately sprang into action. Within a few weeks, they collected about 120 shirts and 245 bandanas from members in Fresno, Bakersfield and San Jose.
April 7, 2015
Fourth year of jobs partnerships in Fresno, Bakersfield and Sacramento areas puts teens on career path by providing skills training and paid summer internships.
January 21, 2015
More than 20 elected officials and public safety representatives toured PG&E’s new electric distribution control center in Fresno today. PG&E’s Gary Cassilagio told them that the facility, which opened in October, already is paying dividends.
November 21, 2014
When staffers on PG&E’s Vegetation Management team in Fresno wanted to talk to residents about upcoming work, they thought hosting a picnic might be a innovative approach. Residents like Carlos Poblano agree. “I think it’s a much better way of doing business,” he said.
November 9, 2014
Leading up to Veterans Day on Tuesday, we’re sharing stories of PG&E employees who have served in the military. Today’s profile is Rodrigo Marquez, a U.S. Marine Corps veteran who works for PG&E as a gas utility worker in Fresno.
October 31, 2014
The new electric distribution control center will help improve electric reliability and will be followed by two others slated to open in Concord and Rocklin by next year. Together, the centers will help PG&E manage more than 140,000 miles of electric distribution lines serving nearly 16 million Californians.
August 13, 2014
PG&E and the U.S Chamber of Commerce sponsored a Hiring our Heroes job fair in Fresno this week. More than 100 veterans attended.
August 12, 2014
When PG&E retiree David Sauseda learned that Honor Flight — which flies World War II veterans to see the nation’s war memorials — was starting in Fresno, he immediately signed up as a chaperone. Never could he have imagined his life would be forever touched by 92-year-old Pearl Harbor survivor Joe Quercia.
August 5, 2014
PG&E today hosted a “graduation” ceremony for the 105 area teens who completed the utility’s Summer Jobs program with the Boys & Girls Clubs of Fresno County.