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September 1, 2015

America’s ‘Last Company Town’ Getting PG&E Power

A small town along the redwood forests was once completely owned by the Pacific Lumber Company. But that’s all changing and that includes building an electric grid in, around, over and under 262 homes and other buildings. Performing the work are PG&E workers aided by their fleet of blue trucks. As this video shows, these historic homes will benefit from a new electric infrastructure.

September 1, 2015

Thousands Gather to Focus on Disaster Preparedness in Old Sacramento

For the second consecutive year, PG&E partnered with the state’s Office of Emergency Services to help Sacramento residents learn how to be better prepared for natural or man-made disasters.

August 31, 2015

PG&E Completes Overnight Repairs to Transmission Towers Severely Damaged by Third Party in Burlingame

PG&E crews completed temporary repairs to high-voltage electric transmission equipment in Burlingame early this morning (Aug. 31) after a third party doing construction work severely damaged a tower and related electrical equipment last Friday night, closing Highway 101.

August 30, 2015

Section of Highway 101 Closed Overnight as PG&E Continues Repairs to Transmission Towers Damaged by Third Party

PG&E crews began replacing high-voltage electric transmission wires across Highway 101 in Burlingame tonight (Aug. 30) after a third party doing construction work severely damaged a tower and related electrical equipment on Friday night.

August 29, 2015

PG&E Repairs Completed Ahead of Schedule After Third-Party Construction Work Damages Transmission Towers in Burlingame

PG&E crews completed repairs to three transmission towers ahead of schedule after a third party doing construction work severely damaged the towers and related electrical equipment on Friday night, halting traffic on Highway 101 on the Peninsula in both directions.

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August 28, 2015

VIDEO: PG&E Teams Prepare for National Gas Rodeo

As the National Gas Rodeo looms, nearly 50 competing teams from around the country are practicing grueling routines to prepare for the competition. And PG&E’s contenders are no exception.

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August 27, 2015

Antique Gas Lamp in Disrepair Gets a Facelift, Thanks to PG&E

The warm summer nights on North State Street in downtown Ukiah got a little brighter with the lighting of an antique gas lamp in front of the Ukiah courthouse. The lamp had been in disrepair for a few years until a local PG&E employee offered to make some much needed repairs.

August 25, 2015

PG&E Joins Napa Strong Event One Year after 6.0 Quake, Donates Emergency Response Truck

Local leaders, residents and business owners came together to reflect on the events of a year ago and to celebrate the resiliency and strength of the community in the wake of a natural disaster. The Napa earthquake lasted just 26 seconds, but caused damage that still remains today.

August 24, 2015

PG&E Donates Safety Vehicle to City of Napa One Year after Earthquake

During an event Monday, PG&E gave city officials the keys to an innovative, plug-in electric hybrid truck to use during emergency response. The truck features enough exportable power to power a small neighborhood and allows first responders to plug in equipment at the site of an emergency.

August 19, 2015

PG&E Named Company of the Year by Cal Poly’s Hispanic Engineers

For the second year in a row, PG&E was recognized by the Cal Poly Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers for its support of the local chapter.

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August 19, 2015

PG&E Names Melissa Lavinson as Chief Sustainability Officer

Melissa Lavinson, currently vice president of Federal Affairs, will take on an expanded role as chief sustainability officer. In her new role, she will focus on continuous improvement of the company’s national leadership on sustainability practices.

August 17, 2015

Downtown Boutique Gets PG&E Chic

With a little creativity and the help of PG&E’s local team in Sonoma, one small-business owner successfully capitalized on the recent construction work taking place outside her storefront.

August 11, 2015

Better to Be Safe than Sorry, Reminds Gas Locate and Mark Employee

By Nick Smith SAN FRANCISCO — PG&E is using today – Aug. 11 or 8/11 – to remind customers about the importance of calling 811 before starting any…

August 11, 2015

Santa Clara County Supervisors Declare Aug. 11 Safe Digging Day

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors issued a proclamation today (Aug. 11) to remind residents to call 811 before starting any outdoor digging projects. On hand were employees representing the utility, including a lineman and gas crew leader.

August 11, 2015

PG&E, Common Ground Alliance Ring Closing Bell at New York Stock Exchange on National 811 Day

One free call to 811 can save lives, time and money. On National 811 Day (Aug. 11), PG&E and the Common Ground Alliance, shared this important safety message as they rang the closing bell at the New York Stock Exchange.

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