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May 24, 2016

PG&E Helped Customers Save through Energy Efficiency Programs in 2015

Customers saved $227 million on their energy bills through energy efficiency programs in 2015. By participating in these programs, on average, a typical PG&E residential customer saved $60-100 during the year, not to mention doing their part for climate change.

May 24, 2016

PG&E Corporation Names David Thomason as Vice President and Controller

PG&E Corporation (May 24) today announced the appointment of David Thomason as vice president and controller effective June 1. Thomason was also appointed vice president, chief financial officer and controller of the corporation’s subsidiary, Pacific Gas and Electric Company.

May 23, 2016

PG&E Corporation Raises Common Stock Dividend, Highlights Progress at Annual Shareholder Meeting

PG&E Corporation today announced that it is raising its quarterly common stock dividend to 49 cents per share, an increase of 3.5 cents per share, beginning with dividends for the second quarter of 2016.

May 23, 2016

Infographic: History Lesson: 1994

PG&E establishes telephone call centers in Sacramento, San Jose, Fresno and San Francisco to provide a wide range of services for customers throughout the service area.

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May 23, 2016

PG&E, Division of Boating and Waterways Warn of Higher, Colder Flows

With more snow melt this year than in recent years, California State Parks Division of Boating and Waterways and PG&E are warning water enthusiasts to be aware of colder and higher river and stream flows, and to take precautions when in or near water.

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May 18, 2016

PG&E Sees Drone Technology as Opportunity with Safety and Reliability Benefits

PG&E constantly leverages the latest technology to improve its delivery of safe, reliable, clean and affordable services to customers. Thanks to strategic partnerships with leading innovators, PG&E has begun testing how it can use Unmanned Aerial Systems — better known as drones — to help monitor and survey its gas and electric infrastructure.

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May 17, 2016

VIDEO: Students Act Locally, Think Globally with Solar Suitcases

Their futures are so bright they have to wear shades — especially the students involved in PG&E’s Solar Suitcase program. As this video shows, several students and teachers who participated in PG&E’s first Solar Suitcase program returned from delivering solar kits to communities in Kenya. It’s another example of PG&E’s commitment to STEM education and renewable energy.

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May 17, 2016

PG&E Leader Details Five Ways for Asian-Americans to Ascend the Corporate Ladder

A recent report highlights the low representation of Asian-Americans in senior leadership positions in the workplace. At PG&E, Fong Wan is one of nine Asian-American officers. The 30-year PG&E employee recently highlighted ways employees of all ethnicities can rise up in the corporate world.

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May 16, 2016

PG&E Retiree’s Book Chronicles How Linemen Revolutionized Power Delivery in America

At more than 500 pages, “The American Lineman” tells the long history of a profession mostly unknown by the public but one that’s vitally important to California and the country. Its author is a former longtime PG&E lineman and employee who now works at Northwest Lineman College in Idaho. In this Q&A, he tells Currents what motivated him to write this ambitious book.

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May 12, 2016

PG&E Sponsors HOPE Latina Action Day to Inspire California Latinas to Become Community Leaders

More than 500 Latina leaders attended the 22nd annual Hispanas Organized for Political Equality (HOPE) Latina Action Day. The day of advocacy training and conversations with 120 elected officials at the State Capitol was sponsored by PG&E.

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May 10, 2016

PG&E, Sonoma Raceway Partner For Second Military Career Day

PG&E and Sonoma Raceway will join forces to play hosts to the second Military Career Day at the Raceway during this year’s Toyota/Save Mart 350 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series weekend on June 24.

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May 9, 2016

Kindergarten Class Names PG&E Falcons as Scientists Band the Young Birds

As their peregrine parents swooped and squawked, three young peregrine falcons atop the PG&E building were banded by researchers. And now they have names, thanks to suggestions from a kindergarten class in Santa Clara County.

May 9, 2016

Infographic: Energy Savings: Lodging

Since 2010, pg&e has partnered with 2,772 hotels on projects with big-time results.

May 5, 2016

PG&E Names Travis Kiyota Vice President, Community Relations and Public Affairs

Travis Kiyota — who has been with PG&E since 2001— has been named vice president, community relations and public affairs at PG&E. Additionally, Ananda Baron was promoted to senior director, community relations.

May 4, 2016

PG&E Corporation Reports First-Quarter 2016 Financial Results

PG&E Corporation’s first-quarter 2016 net income after dividends on preferred stock was $107 million or $0.22 per share, as reported in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles. This compares with $31 million, or $0.06 per share, for the first quarter of 2015.

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