PG&E Commitment: Latest Updates on Wildfire Response and Recovery Effort

Electrical Reliability

November 8, 2017

PG&E Shares Reliability Update in Stockton

PG&E shared the story of its reliability progress at the Stockton Energy Training Center. And there was a lot of good news to share.

November 6, 2017

Northern California Wildfires: Here Are the Facts

In the wake of the extraordinary, wind-driven wildfires in October, there has been a significant amount of speculation about a broad range of issues, including PG&E’s Electric Operations maintenance policies. Given the nature of these events, we think it’s critical that everyone has the facts.

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November 5, 2017

Facts About PG&E’s Wildfire and Prevention Safety Efforts

The safety of our customers, employees, contractors and the communities we serve is PG&E’s top priority. As part of this commitment, PG&E works hard to reduce the risk of wildfires.

November 2, 2017

PG&E Vegetation Management: What the Law Says

Q: What specific laws and regulations does PG&E follow? A: PG&E’s Vegetation Management Program reduces electrical outages and wildfire risks, helping improve service safety and reliability to our…

October 31, 2017

Facts About Electric Vegetation Management

Through its Electric Vegetation Management (VM) Program, PG&E dedicates hundreds of millions of dollars and thousands of workforce hours to help reduce electrical outages and wildfire risks.  This…

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.

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 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…

September 5, 2017

By the Numbers: Electric Grid

There are 125,147 circuit miles of lines in PG&E’s electric grid. See how PG&E is unlocking the grid of the future.

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August 16, 2017

PG&E Planning for Potential Effects of Solar Eclipse

​What’s big and round and blocks the sun? Yes, your patio umbrella counts. But we’re actually talking about the moon, which will hide the sun in August in a once-in-a-generation solar eclipse that could make things interesting for, well, power generation.

August 15, 2017

With Help from PG&E, Wineries Uncork Energy Savings

PG&E is helping both boutique wineries with small production, and large wine producers, “crush” the harvest season by saving on energy costs. PG&E is offering free energy audits, cash incentives and customized programs during what can typically be an energy intensive time for wineries.

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August 9, 2017

PG&E’s 2017 Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability Report Shares Progress on Safety, Clean Energy, Other Goals

PG&E has released its 2017 Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability Report, which outlines the company’s progress on strengthening public and workforce safety, addressing climate change, better serving customers and investing in local communities, among many other areas.

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