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October 19, 2017

PG&E Contributes $3 Million to Help Rebuild, Restore Communities Impacted by Wildfires

PG&E announced it is making a series of donations totaling $3 million to several community groups to help ease the impact of the extraordinary wind-driven wildfires in Northern California.

October 19, 2017

PG&E Nears Completion of Restoration Effort for Electric and Gas Customers

As its crews continued to respond to outages caused by the devastating wildfires in Northern California, PG&E said Wednesday (Oct. 18) evening that it had safely restored 99 percent of electric service to customers who are able to receive power. Gas service has also been restored to approximately 80 percent of those able to receive it.

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October 17, 2017

PG&E Restores Nearly All Electric Customers in Wildfire Zones

After more than a week of around-the-clock restoration work, PG&E has restored electric power to 97 percent of customers who can receive it.

October 16, 2017

PG&E Nears Electric Restoration Completion; Gas Restoration More than 60 Percent Complete in Communities Impacted by Northern California Wildfires

More than 4,300 PG&E employees and mutual-aid partners continued restoring electric and gas service to customers impacted by the unprecedented wind-driven wildfires in Northern California. As restoration efforts continue around the clock, PG&E has an absolute focus on customer and public safety while supporting firefighting efforts.

October 15, 2017

In Aftermath of Wildfires, Nearly All Electric Customers to Be Restored by Late Monday with Continued Progress for Gas Outages

More than 3,000 PG&E employees and mutual-aid partners continued to make progress today restoring electric and gas service to customers in the aftermath of the unprecedented wind-driven wildfires.…

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October 14, 2017

PG&E Continues to Make Electric, Gas Restoration Progress in Communities Impacted by Wildfires

In response to the unprecedented wind-driven wildfires occurring in Northern California, more than 3,000 PG&E employees and mutual-aid partners are working hard to restore electric and gas service to customers.

October 13, 2017

VIDEO: PG&E CEO Geisha Williams Meets with Local Leaders Impacted by Unprecedented Wildfires

PG&E Corporation CEO Geisha Williams today (Oct. 13) met with local community leaders in Rohnert Park (Sonoma County) at one of the company’s base camps. This site is one of four locations where the company is marshalling crews, restoration supplies, equipment and vehicles to respond to the electric and gas outages from wildfires fueled by intense winds.

October 11, 2017

PG&E Statement on North Bay Wildfires

On Tuesday (Oct. 10), PG&E issued the following statement regarding the NorCal wildfires: “PG&E maintains an unwavering focus on delivering safe and reliable electric and gas service to…

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October 9, 2017

PG&E Crews Responding to Wind-Driven Wildfires in North Bay

PG&E’s response to the wind-driven wildfires in the North Bay will continue until all customers who can be restored have their power back.

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October 5, 2017

PG&E’s PowerPathway Program: Investing in the Future

Why does someone go through 16 weeks of instruction for a career in the construction trade, followed by eight weeks of training for a position with PG&E as an electric utility worker? All without getting paid for nearly six months? And with no guarantee of employment upon graduation? For a recent group in PG&E’s PowerPathway training program, the reason is very simple.

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October 3, 2017

Remembering Margaret Mooney, PG&E Trailblazer, Pioneer

Margaret Mooney was one of the first female meteorologists in the nation. She worked for PG&E nearly 30 years and was the inspiration for the company’s Margaret Mooney Award for Innovation. Mooney recently passed away.

October 3, 2017

PG&E Urges Customers to Schedule Free Appliance and Carbon Monoxide Monitor Checks

As cool fall temperatures settle into Northern and Central California, PG&E encourages customers to schedule free gas appliance safety checks with the company, and to make sure carbon monoxide detectors are installed near sleeping areas and are working properly.

October 2, 2017

Magazine Names PG&E One of the 50 Best Places for Latinas to Work in the United States

For the seventh time, PG&E was recognized as one of the companies providing the best career opportunities for Latinas in the United States by LATINA Style Magazine.

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September 29, 2017

PG&E Breaks Ground on State-of-the-Art Substation Training Center in Livermore

The 145,100-square-foot Livermore Training Center will focus on electric substation operations and maintenance. It will be one of PG&E’s premier training facilities when it opens in the first half of 2019.

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