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August 3, 2015

PG&E Proposes Smart Energy Reform in Support of Growth of Rooftop Solar

PG&E, which has interconnected more rooftop solar power than any utility in America, is proposing smart energy reform in support of sustainable growth of solar power as a vital resource for California.

August 3, 2015

PG&E Statement on Obama Administration’s Clean Power Plan

SAN FRANCISCO— Today the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released guidelines around how each state will develop plans to achieve greenhouse gas reduction targets under section 111(d) of the…

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August 3, 2015

PG&E Grows Solar and Promotes STEM with Solar Suitcase Program

PG&E has selected 19 Northern and Central California schools to participate in the inaugural year of the Solar Suitcase Program. Under the program, students will build portable solar units, share their commitment to sustainability by participating in local projects and have an opportunity to share the solar suitcases with students in Kenya.

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August 1, 2015

PG&E Supports Three Major Sacramento Region Wildfires to Protect First Responders, Customers

Wildfires continue to burn throughout California, but three large fires in the Sacramento area are wrapping up thanks to the rapid response of first responders and support from PG&E.

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July 31, 2015

San Francisco: Circus Festival Big Draw at Former PG&E Power Plant Site

For one day, the site of a former PG&E power plant in the city’s Bayview-Hunters Point was transformed into a circus. This was the second consecutive year for the Circus Bella, which drew more than 1,200 community members, nearly double last year’s attendance.

July 30, 2015

PG&E Recognizes the Graduates of its Supplier Development Program

PG&E honored the companies who graduated from their Supplier Development Program, one of the successful practices the utility uses to strengthen its diverse suppliers.

July 29, 2015

PG&E Participates in California Climate Change Adaptation Workshop

PG&E this week participated in a climate change adaptation workshop co-hosted by the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) and the California Energy Commission.

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July 29, 2015

Come to the Rodeo: See PG&E/IBEW’s World Champion Linemen Demonstrate Their Skills

PG&E’s line workers and apprentice line workers work in vast variety of conditions — harsh sun, pouring rain, falling snow, cheering crowds. Wait, cheering crowds? Yes, that’s right if the linemen are participants in the PG&E/IBEW 1245 Lineman’s Rodeo, that is. This year’s event, the fourth annual, takes place on Saturday.

July 29, 2015

PG&E Corporation Reports Second-Quarter Financial Results

PG&E Corporation’s (NYSE: PCG) second-quarter 2015 net income after dividends on preferred stock (also called “income available for common shareholders”) was $402 million or $0.83 per share, as reported in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP). This compares with $267 million, or $0.57 per share, for the second quarter of 2014.

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July 23, 2015

PG&E Commits $1 Million to Solar-Powered Habitat for Humanity Homes

The Solar Habitat Program supports 18 local Habitat for Humanity affiliates and will provide solar power on 79 homes throughout Northern and Central California. For 10 years, PG&E’s Solar Habitat Program has provided more than $9.6 million to help meet the housing needs of deserving families.

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July 21, 2015

PG&E Surpasses 10,000 Solar Customers in Bakersfield, Fresno, San Jose

PG&E is celebrating the connection of 10,000 solar customers each in three of California’s largest cities — Bakersfield, Fresno and San Jose — as part of PG&E’s milestone of connecting the 175,000th solar customer to its electric grid. It’s clear: California residents are blazing a trail for solar adoption supporting a clean energy future.

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July 20, 2015

VIDEO: Solar Jobs Up for Grabs at PG&E-Sponsored Fair in San Francisco

PG&E’s Pacific Energy Center in San Francisco was the site of a solar job fair as hundreds of job seekers came to look for employment in a growing industry.As this video shows, the utility teamed with nonprofit Grid Alternatives on the job fair that provided professional photos for social networks, resume reviews and mock interviews.

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July 15, 2015

PG&E Grows Solar with $100,000 Grant to GRID Alternatives

PG&E pledged $100,000 to GRID Alternatives to ensure solar is reaching underserved communities throughout Northern and Central California.The announcement this week comes in support of the Obama administration’s recent call to increase access to solar energy for low- and moderate-income communities.

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July 13, 2015

PG&E Announces Promotion of Senior Officers as Part of Streamlined Organizational Structure

With the upcoming retirement of Pacific Gas and Electric Company President Chris Johns, which was previously announced, PG&E announced it is promoting three senior executives and implementing a new, streamlined organizational structure for senior management.

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July 10, 2015

PG&E Reminds Customers to Be Safe Around Water This Summer

With the state’s lingering drought affecting water levels and creating potentially hazardous conditions, PG&E provides tips to help customers stay safe around rivers and recreation areas this summer.

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