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November 16, 2017

PG&E Employees on Central Coast, Fresno Support Veterans Day Events

From the Operation Hook, Line and Sinker fishing event on the Central Coast to the Veterans Day Parade in downtown Fresno, PG&E employees came out to support those who served in the armed forces.

November 15, 2017

PG&E, First Responders Support ‘Sonoma Strong’ Community Event

A month after the start of devastating wildfires, hundreds of Sonoma County residents gathered to take another step in the recovery process. Billed as “Sonoma Strong: A Community Gathering,” and held in Santa Rosa’s Old Courthouse Square, the event was a way for the community to gather, to thank first responders and to begin rebuilding.

November 8, 2017

PG&E Shares Reliability Update in Stockton

PG&E shared the story of its reliability progress at the Stockton Energy Training Center. And there was a lot of good news to share.

November 8, 2017

PG&E’s Military Career Day Focused on Service-Disabled Veterans

By Tony Khing SONOMA — When looking at former U.S. Navy Chief Petty Officer Ana Sarver, one can’t tell she’s suffering from PTSD and has a traumatic brain…

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October 24, 2017

PG&E Employees Help Evacuated Residents as They Return Home

Dina Minyon and Roberto Godinez are helping return a bit of normalcy to residents’ lives following devastating North Bay wildfires. In this video, PG&E gas service representatives turn gas back on for residents in Santa Rosa.

October 17, 2017

PG&E Restores Nearly All Electric Customers in Wildfire Zones

After more than a week of around-the-clock restoration work, PG&E has restored electric power to 97 percent of customers who can receive it.

October 16, 2017

PG&E Nears Electric Restoration Completion; Gas Restoration More than 60 Percent Complete in Communities Impacted by Northern California Wildfires

More than 4,300 PG&E employees and mutual-aid partners continued restoring electric and gas service to customers impacted by the unprecedented wind-driven wildfires in Northern California. As restoration efforts continue around the clock, PG&E has an absolute focus on customer and public safety while supporting firefighting efforts.

October 14, 2017

PG&E Continues to Make Electric, Gas Restoration Progress in Communities Impacted by Wildfires

In response to the unprecedented wind-driven wildfires occurring in Northern California, more than 3,000 PG&E employees and mutual-aid partners are working hard to restore electric and gas service to customers.

October 6, 2017

PG&E Awards Student Scholarships at Fresno Fair

Four local students won $1,500 scholarships this week from PG&E as part of The Big Fresno Fair’s 4.0 and Above program.

October 5, 2017

PG&E’s PowerPathway Program: Investing in the Future

Why does someone go through 16 weeks of instruction for a career in the construction trade, followed by eight weeks of training for a position with PG&E as an electric utility worker? All without getting paid for nearly six months? And with no guarantee of employment upon graduation? For a recent group in PG&E’s PowerPathway training program, the reason is very simple.

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October 3, 2017

Remembering Margaret Mooney, PG&E Trailblazer, Pioneer

Margaret Mooney was one of the first female meteorologists in the nation. She worked for PG&E nearly 30 years and was the inspiration for the company’s Margaret Mooney Award for Innovation. Mooney recently passed away.

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October 2, 2017

PG&E Distributes Emergency Safety Kits to Children Impacted by Recent Evacuations

They may be young, but the students at Ophir Elementary School have more practice than even most grownups when it comes to responding to life-or-death emergencies. Their families have had to evacuate their city due to the Oroville Dam incident, as well as several wildfires. Last week, PG&E led an emergency preparedness assembly and gave fourth and fifth graders emergency safety kits.

September 29, 2017

PG&E Breaks Ground on State-of-the-Art Substation Training Center in Livermore

The 145,100-square-foot Livermore Training Center will focus on electric substation operations and maintenance. It will be one of PG&E’s premier training facilities when it opens in the first half of 2019.

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September 28, 2017

Earthquake Early Warning System Added to Some PG&E Elevators

PG&E has deployed a commercial-grade early warning system on a bank of four elevators at its downtown San Francisco headquarters. The 34-story building is the first high-rise building on the West Coast to have elevators equipped with the immediate, automated recall.

September 27, 2017

PG&E Opens New Academy to Train Gas Safety Workforce of the Future

PG&E opened its new Gas Safety Academy in Winters today. The state-of-the-art site will serve as the primary training center for employees learning to operate and maintain every aspect of the company’s natural gas infrastructure.

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