July 23, 2015
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.
June 25, 2015
With California entering its fourth consecutive year of record drought, PG&E is partnering with CAL FIRE and local Fire Safe Councils to help prevent wildfires across Northern and Central California.
February 11, 2015
Members of a PG&E electric repair crew saved the life of a baby struggling to breathe in a pizza restaurant as they stopped for lunch on their way to restore power following last weekend’s storm.
February 11, 2015
More than 2,000 PG&E personnel fanned out across Northern and Central California over the past five days to restore power to hundreds of thousands of customers impacted by the first storms of 2015. Heavy rain and high winds pummeled a large swath of the utility’s service area. From early morning on Friday through Tuesday, the utility restored service to nearly all of the more than 460,000 customers who lost power.
December 19, 2014
PG&E increased its payment of property taxes sharply this year as the utility continued to make significant investments in its gas and electric system to improve safety and…
July 15, 2014
Electric line workers work long hours in freezing temperatures and sweltering heat to provide Californians with safe and reliable power year-round. The company’s more than 1,500 line workers, foremen, apprentices and troublemen recently were recognized for the important work they do. The State Assembly designated July 10 as Journeyman Lineman Recognition Day in California.
May 20, 2014
Mendocino County Energy Watch, which has been helping businesses and residents save money and energy in conjunction with PG&E, was recognized for its innovation recently.
April 15, 2014
PG&E paid property taxes and franchise fees of more than $302 million this spring to the 49 counties and 243 cities in which provides service to 15 million Californians.
December 12, 2013
PG&E this week is making property tax payments totaling more than $158 million to the 49 counties in which it operates. Mark Caron, PG&E’s vice president of tax, says local governments are facing challenges including public safety, environmental protection and education. These payments help fund those critical needs.
March 14, 2013
Energy efficiency is paying off for Mendocino College — nearly $800,000 to be exact. he financial rebates and incentives will help offset costs associated with energy efficiency upgrades throughout the college’s main campus in Ukiah.
December 11, 2012
PG&E announced today (Dec. 11) it is making property tax payments totaling more than $157 million to the 49 counties in which it operates.
July 2, 2012
PG&E today (July 2) will propose a two-year energy efficiency portfolio that, if approved by the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), would enhance the company’s industry-leading programs.
May 18, 2012
PG&E is increasing water flows into the upper Eel River in Mendocino County to aid the downstream migration of juvenile salmon and steelhead to the ocean.
April 26, 2012
PG&E announced this week that is has paid franchise fees and property taxes of almost $286 million to the 49 counties and 243 cities where it operates.
March 16, 2012
PG&E provides funding, typically of up to a million dollars, to local government customers, including associations and quasi-government groups, to help them demonstrate and measure innovative ways to deliver energy savings. PG&E and the program participants both undertake to spread the lessons learned so other public agencies can adopt best practices.