PG&E Customers

December 19, 2014

PG&E Urges Santa to Go Electric This Holiday Season

Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) today sent a message to the North Pole, suggesting that Santa give his reindeer a break and electrify his sleigh this year.

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December 19, 2014

VIDEO: Epic Storm Now History, Customers Thankful for PG&E Restoration Crews

During last week’s major storms, PG&E customer Lisa Sullivan and her three daughters showed up with cookies to thank restoration crews at their base camp in Scotts Valley.

December 18, 2014

How Smart Meters Can Make You a Smarter Energy Consumer

A PG&E pilot project is helping customers learn about the energy consumption of individual appliances in their homes. As Jonathan Marshall writes in his NEXT100 blog, an inefficient refrigerator can consume $60 more energy than a newer model.

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December 16, 2014

PG&E Brings Garden-to-Table Education to Students in Pittsburg

At Stoneman Elementary in Pittsburg, PG&E planted fruit trees that will help students learn about garden-to-table healthy eating.

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December 16, 2014

PG&E Chairman Tony Earley Sees Electric Vehicles as Opportunity to Define Energy Future

In an address to the Detroit Economic Club, PG&E Chairman and CEO Tony Earley laid out a vision of an environmentally cleaner, economically stronger and more energy-independent America. One of the most important keys to such improvements, he said, is the broader electrification of the transportation sector.

December 13, 2014

Power Restored to Nearly All Customers After Historic Storm

Since Wednesday, PG&E crews have continued working around the clock to restore power to more than 500,000 customers this week as the most severe storm in years made its way across California. As of 9 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 13, fewer than 5,000 customers remain without power.

December 12, 2014

Sierra Storm Knocks Out Power, but Can’t Slow PG&E Crews

By Lynsey Paulo SODA SPRINGS – PG&E crews fanned out across the utility’s 70,000- square-mile service area responding to the first major winter storm of the season this…

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December 12, 2014

Customer: Removing Diseased Trees Avoided Power Outages during Storm

In the small Alameda County community of Sunol, power wasn’t lost during this week’s powerful California storms. One customer credits that to a recent PG&E grant that funded the removal of 50 dead trees.

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December 12, 2014

VIDEO: Storm-Impacted Customers Thank PG&E Crews for Restoring Power

As the biggest storm in years drenched California, PG&E crews worked around the clock to restore power safely and as quickly as possible. As this video shows, customers were appreciative.

December 12, 2014

PG&E Power Restoration Teams Continue to Work Around the Clock as Major Storm Subsides

As a historic winter storm begins to subside in Northern and Central California, PG&E crews continue to work around the clock to restore service for customers who have experienced storm-related outages this week. Nearly all impacted customers are expected to have power by Friday night.

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December 11, 2014

PG&E Responds to Largest Storm in Years As Rain Continues

Crews working around the clock to restore service to customers and repair damage throughout storm-battered Northern and Central California service area.

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December 10, 2014

Mobile Outage Tool Helps Customers Keep Up to Date

PG&E customers can now find out the scope and scale of local outages from their handheld devices with our online outage reporting and alerts service.

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December 10, 2014

VIDEO: Advanced Weather Forecasting Tool, Other Technologies Help PG&E Prepare for Storms

PG&E’s team of meteorologists, in addition to advanced weather technology and mapping, are helping the utility prepare for its storm outage response as a major storm hits much of the state this week.

December 9, 2014

PG&E Implementing Plans for Storm, Urges Customers to Have Preparedness Plan

With a major storm now heading toward Northern and Central California, PG&E is reminding customers that power outages may occur this week due to significant rainfall, potential flooding and high winds. PG&E is implementing its emergency preparedness plans and utilizing advanced technology to be ready to restore service to impacted customers safely and as quickly as possible.

December 9, 2014

PG&E Reminds its Customers to Stay Safe as Storms Arrive

With heavy rains and winds predicted for much of PG&E’s service area over the next several days, the utility reminds its customers to plan ahead for safety.

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