June 30, 2015
High demand for electricity due to exceptionally hot weather has prompted a system-wide Flex Alert, calling for energy conservation on June 30 and July 1.
June 24, 2015
PG&E customers saved $160 million on their energy bills through energy efficiency programs in 2014. Learn five simple ways you can manage you energy use and save money this summer
June 18, 2015
Redwood City and PG&E joined forces this week to help residents of this San Mateo County city reduce energy and water use at home, save on their bills and help the environment by reducing greenhouse gas emissions.
January 2, 2015
Students worked with small- and medium-size businesses to find out how PG&E can better assist these customers in becoming more energy efficient.
November 20, 2014
Energy efficient improvements under way at the Water Resource Recovery Facility are starting to pay off for the City of San Luis Obispo.
November 17, 2014
With cold weather just around the corner, there’s never been a better time for customers to consider multiple energy-saving improvements, like upgrading their heating system, insulating their attic and sealing air leaks.That’s because besides saving money on heating bills and improving their comfort this winter, customers can take advantage of energy efficiency rebates of up to $6,500* from PG&E through the Energy Upgrade California Home Upgrade Program.
November 5, 2014
With winter nearing and nighttime temperatures beginning to cool, it’s time to have your furnace inspected and to turn on your pilot lights. Simply calling 1-800-PGE-5000 will help families be safer and warmer this winter.
October 29, 2014
As Halloween nears, PG&E’s Tim Fitzpatrick reminds customers to be aware of vampire appliances, electronic devices like televisions and game consoles that continue drawing power even when you think you’ve turned them off.
September 19, 2014
PG&E supports a U.S. Department of Energy proposal for new efficiency standards that would cut commercial rooftop air conditioner energy use by about 30 percent, saving businesses billions of dollars.
September 16, 2014
A longtime gas distributor upgraded the lighting at its Northern California service stations and warehouses. The result was dramatic, saving the company $68,000 a year in energy costs. Perhaps even more surprising was how much the company paid for the lighting and labor. Exactly nothing, thanks to PG&E’s special financing for energy-saving projects.
July 24, 2014
PG&E is ranked as a top utility for delivering clean electricity to its customers and implementing effective energy efficiency programs, according to a report released today (July 24) by Ceres, a leading environmental sustainability advocacy organization. Clean-tech sector research and advisory firm Clean Edge co-produced the report.
July 22, 2014
As California struggles to cope with one of the worst droughts in recorded history, PG&E’s energy efficiency programs are helping to save vast amounts of water as well as energy, sparing the state’s environment along with customer wallets.
July 3, 2014
Some families in warmest areas can’t always afford home improvements designed to save energy and turn to the Energy Savings Assistance program for help.
July 1, 2014
From ceiling fans to weather stripping, homeowners can take simple steps to keep energy usage in check as this video story shows.
May 21, 2014
U.S. cities are competing for a chance to win a $5 million energy efficiency contest.
Will Davis win the prize? Or will it be Danville, Berkeley, Fremont or Sunnyvale? Those are the cities in PG&E’s service area that are part of a Georgetown University contest.