July 14, 2016
The Save Mart grocery store in this San Joaquin County city is massive, with aisles of fresh, frozen, boxed and canned food. While shoppers appreciate a roomy grocery store with a wide selection of products, many may not realize the tremendous amount of energy necessary to power those stores. Enter PG&E, which has not only helped the grocery store save money but also improved the shopping experience.
July 12, 2016
Up to 150 residential customers and up to 20 commercial customers in San Jose will receive solar smart inverters and/or behind-the-meter batter storage systems.
July 8, 2016
Since 2007, PG&E has provided more than $500,000 to support established cooling centers in local government-run senior centers, neighborhood parks and recreation centers. The centers provide a safe place for residents to get out of the heat.
July 7, 2016
Small businesses in Oakland will be able to access capital with crowdfunding loans through Kiva.org’s website. PG&E and other community partners are helping to support the new Kiva Oakland program.
July 6, 2016
In response to reports of callers who falsely claim to represent the company and demand credit card information for immediate payment of past due bills, PG&E is providing tips to help customers recognize utility imposters.
June 17, 2016
More than 70 people from PG&E, SMUD and several different agencies worked together in a joint exercise designed to help improve emergency preparedness and response
June 1, 2016
A tour of the Zero Net Energy home display at PG&E’s Energy Training Center in Stockton provides an inside look at how the company is leading the effort to reduce the state’s carbon emissions and encouraging building that supports smart energy use.
May 27, 2016
Since 2007, PG&E has funded local cooling centers in Northern and Central California. The centers, most in local government recreation and senior centers, provide residents a cool, comfortable place to get out of the heat.
May 24, 2016
Customers saved $227 million on their energy bills through energy efficiency programs in 2015. By participating in these programs, on average, a typical PG&E residential customer saved $60-100 during the year, not to mention doing their part for climate change.
May 9, 2016
Since 2010, pg&e has partnered with 2,772 hotels on projects with big-time results.
April 18, 2016
PG&E’s financial contribution was made in honor of the San Francisco Fire Department’s 150th birthday. The utility and first responders work closely together when disaster strikes including earthquakes.
April 15, 2016
More than 400 residents took part in the event, designed to kick off Earth Day celebrations this month. In addition to food and craft exhibits, those in attendance learned how to save on their energy bills.
April 12, 2016
A lot has changed since Brian Mork began working for the Hilton Union Square in San Francisco 28 years ago. Back then, energy efficiency wasn’t exactly top of mind. But it is today. PG&E recently helped the massive hotel save nearly $245,000 in energy costs. For hotels, the savings also benefit customers and the environment.
April 4, 2016
During National Safe Digging Month, and always, customers are reminded to call 811 prior to any digging project to prevent damage to underground utilities. Dig-ins not only damage infrastructure but also pose serious threats to public safety.
March 23, 2016
As Californians begin to tackle their spring cleaning checklists, PG&E urges its customers to add gas appliances to the list with a free inspection from the utility.