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.
March 23, 2016
Howling winds and a steady rainfall created a big problem last week in the Contra Costa County town of Moraga. Specifically, a huge sinkhole. The situation went from bad to worse as as streetlight toppled into the hole, damaging a gas pipeline. This is how PG&E responded, kept the public safe and worked tirelessly to get service restored for grateful customers.
March 10, 2016
When a land survey revealed that a Redding woman’s mobile home was too close to a gas pipeline, PG&E’s Annalesa Wagner had the difficult task of notifying the homeowner. But Wagner and her team got creative and it resulted in the company providing a new home for the woman.
March 7, 2016
The staff at a nursing facility in El Cerrito had a major concern when power was lost during a storm that battered Northern California this past weekend. Power was quickly restored, one of the many examples of PG&E working around the clock this past weekend as El Niño-driven storms pounded the region.
March 3, 2016
Three new solar projects are expected to save Madera County millions annually and have qualified the county for rebates under the California Solar Initiative.
February 19, 2016
Work will begin this spring to enhance the safety and reliability of PG&E’s natural gas system serving several communities in Shasta County.