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December 5, 2016

Sustainability Advisory Council Urges PG&E to Think Big, Bold

The time for climate change leadership and bringing the benefits of clean energy to everyone is now. That was the message delivered by the company’s panel of external advisors on sustainability as the group engaged with PG&E leaders on issues ranging from climate resilience to clean energy, advancing electric vehicle adoption and spurring job creation and energy equity.

December 5, 2016

PG&E Named Corporation of the Year by the National Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce

PG&E was named 2016 Corporation of the Year by the National Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce. The honor, recently awarded in Washington, D.C., recognizes PG&E for its outstanding support and dedication to ensuring fairness and equal opportunity for LGBT suppliers, customers and employees.

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December 5, 2016

PG&E Urges Customers to Focus on Safely Heating Their Homes as Temperatures Dip

With temperatures expected to drop in Northern and Central California this week, PG&E urges customers to be cautious when heating their homes.

December 2, 2016

Zero Net Energy Building Designs Honored at PG&E-Sponsored Competition

PG&E and the American Institute of Architects, California Council (AIACC) today (Dec. 2) announced the winners of the sixth annual Architecture at Zero competition for zero net energy (ZNE) building design. The competition has awarded six student and professional winners with a total of $25,000 in prizes.

November 29, 2016

PG&E Names Dr. Jonathan Foley Newest Member of Sustainability Advisory Council

PG&E today (Nov. 29) announced the addition of environmental scientist Dr. Jonathan Foley to its external Sustainability Advisory Council, a 10-member group of experts that advises the company on its climate change, clean energy, economic development and community vitality initiatives.

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November 29, 2016

PG&E Launches New Tools to Support Electric Vehicle Adoption in Northern and Central California

PG&E released a new report and interactive map to support and ease the installation of critical electric vehicle fast chargers in Northern and Central California. The goal is to help increase electric vehicle adoption and extend electric vehicle benefits across communities.

November 28, 2016

PG&E, SLO County, SLO Coastal Unified School District, Local Cities Reach Accord on Diablo Canyon Community Support Funding

A proposed settlement announced today would provide $85 million in support for the San Luis Obispo County community as part of a mutual goal to ensure a successful transition to a post-DCPP operations economy.

November 28, 2016

Infographic: Electric Vehicles Accelerate in PG&E Service Area

PG&E identified 300 areas in Northern and Central California with the highest expected need for DC fast charger installations by 2025 based on EV adoption forecasts.

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November 28, 2016

With a Focus on Local Response, PG&E Prepares for Winter Storm Season

With winter storm season fast approaching, PG&E is using new tools, technologies and restoration capabilities to localize response across the company’s 70,000-square-mile service area with the goal of minimizing outages.

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November 22, 2016

Solar Powering California’s Clean Energy Revolution

From small rooftops to vast fields of sun-drenched panels, solar energy is playing a key role in California’s fight against global warming.

November 22, 2016

PG&E Provides Safety Tips to Help Households Stay Safe and Warm this Thanksgiving

The number of residential fires on Thanksgiving is more than double the average of all other days of the year combined, with 72 percent caused by cooking. PG&E reminds customers to take a few extra precautions to stay safe.

November 22, 2016

PG&E Encourages Customers to Go Green on Black Friday

Black Friday marks the beginning of the holiday shopping season and while not everyone is thinking about their energy use, a good bargain on the latest appliance or electronic this month can end up adding more to your electric bill next month and beyond.

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November 21, 2016

Save Energy When Cooking Your Thanksgiving Feast

Making a delicious Thanksgiving meal for family and friends requires energy from you … but also from your appliances. Learn more about how much energy is needed to make a complete turkey dinner whether you’re using electric or gas appliances.

November 21, 2016

PG&E Honored for ‘Exceptional’ Emergency Preparedness Efforts

Preparing and responding to natural disasters and emergencies remains a hallmark for PG&E. And it’s not just PG&E saying that.

November 18, 2016

PG&E Partners to Restore Wetland, Giving Community Clean Surface Water

An 18-acre wetland was re-flooded through a partnership between the Monterey County Water Resources Agency, Central Coast Wetlands Group at Moss Landing Marine Labs and PG&E.

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