October 25, 2016
Marc Hockenberger celebrated a career milestone at PG&E with two families. Hockenberger brought his wife, Tiffany, to his graduation from apprentice to journeyman lineman. And he watched as his family of classmates took to the stage one by one to receive recognition for finishing PG&E’s rigorous, five-year apprenticeship.
October 19, 2016
Gray skies, windy conditions, and fierce competition were no deterrent for PG&E linemen competing in the International Lineman’s Rodeo this past weekend at the National Agriculture Center & Hall of Fame. PG&E took home seven awards for a total of 34 awards the past four years.
October 13, 2016
As the first storm of the season moves toward Northern and Central California packing rain and gusty winds, PG&E was hard at work preparing for the storm.
October 12, 2016
Sustainability is a guiding principle for the Blue Lake Rancheria, a Native American tribe located between coastal mountains and the Pacific Ocean in Humboldt County. As this video shows, PG&E is among the groups helping them in their quest to conserve energy and reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
October 10, 2016
Nick Stavropoulos, PG&E’s president, Gas, has been elected to the Gas Technology Institute (GTI) board of directors. GTI is a leading energy research and development organization focused on improving safety, reliability and affordability to the energy industry through technology-based solutions.
October 10, 2016
Nonprofit groups and PG&E volunteers came together to build playhouses for the children of Travis Air Force Base airmen as part of a Habitat for Humanity East Bay/Silicon Valley program that raises money for the construction of Habitat houses while giving fun “homes” to kids.
October 6, 2016
A PG&E building that’s home to Diablo Canyon Power Plant’s emergency planning team is one of the country’s greenest buildings. The Kendall Road Campus has been awarded the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Gold designation.
October 5, 2016
Working by canoe and kayak, PG&E employees joined other volunteers to pick up litter on the lower Colorado River as part of a fourth annual river cleanup.
September 28, 2016
Sure, the Bay Area is known for the Golden Gate Bridge and city skylines. But the magic of the Bay also includes its plants, animals and natural resources. This week, PG&E helped the nonprofit Save the Bay kick off its first Bay Day to celebrate the Bay Area with the reminder that it be protected for future generations.
September 21, 2016
On Tuesday, PG&E and the Golden State Warriors hosted a volunteer event at Sacred Heart Community Service in San Jose where 5,000 lunch bags were packed and later delivered for low-income students.
September 16, 2016
To help food pantries prepare for turkey dinners and stuffing during the holidays, PG&E employees from the South Bay recently donated their time to sort healthy goods that will be distributed to thousands of families.
September 13, 2016
With its transmission lines spanning two-thirds of California, PG&E’s high-wire work is clearly visible. Not as evident are the depths the company goes to ensure reliable electricity for customers.
September 12, 2016
If you’ve considered trading in your gas-guzzler for a low-maintenance, cleaner model vehicle, but you’ve never been behind the wheel of an electric vehicle, PG&E has you covered.
September 1, 2016
Since 2010, PG&E has partnered with California schools on energy efficiency projects and achieved some big-time results. Bakersfield City School District, together with other districts, helped save enough energy to power nearly 26,000 homes and remove 43,000 cars from the road per year.