Public Safety

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April 17, 2015

PG&E Coordinating with CPUC for Removal and Repair of Damaged Pipeline from Fresno Gas Line Incident, Supporting Field Investigation

Utility responds quickly after non-PG&E workers strike transmission pipeline in north Fresno. Incident serves as reminder on the importance of calling 811 two days before digging. .

April 17, 2015

PG&E Shares Safety Tips During Earthquake Preparedness Month

From knowing safe spots in each room to having emergency supplies on hand, last year’s Napa earthquake shows why businesses and families need to be prepared…

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April 9, 2015

PG&E Says Lessons of Tragic San Bruno Explosion Will Not Be Forgotten

PG&E Chairman and CEO Tony Earley following today’s CPUC decision: “All of us at PG&E have committed ourselves to a goal of transforming this company into the safest and most reliable energy provider in America.”

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April 8, 2015

PG&E Meets Spring Break Request to School District Going Solar

The last step for a San Luis Obispo County school to go solar involved getting a new transformer. So when the school district asked PG&E to perform the work during the school’s spring break this week, the utility’s Division Leadership Team made it happen.

April 8, 2015

See What’s Underground and Why You Should Always Call 811 before Digging

A 3D painting shows natural gas pipelines, electric power lines and other buried utilities that can lie within just a few feet of the ground’s surface. The painting is striking because it looks so real. But the artwork has a serious safety message for everyone who plans to dig in their yard.

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April 6, 2015

April is National Safe-Digging Month; PG&E Reminds Customers to Call 811 Before Digging

Whether building a deck, trenching or planting — customers need to call 811 two days before digging so that underground utility lines can be safely marked. The free service protects the safety of the community and can prevent outages.

March 30, 2015

PG&E to Upgrade Natural Gas Lines in Redding to Increase Safety and Reliability

PG&E will begin work this week to upgrade natural gas distribution lines on a half-mile section of Churn Creek Road in Redding. PG&E crews are scheduled to perform the $1 million in upgrades through mid-July.

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March 26, 2015

CEO Tony Earley: PG&E Uniquely Positioned to Lead the Way in Era of Energy Innovation

In a letter to PG&E shareholders, Chairman and CEO Tony Earley highlights the company’s the company’s progress in 2014, noting big gains in safety and reliability and a continued commitment to affordability for customers.

March 20, 2015

PG&E Committed to Seismic Safety at Diablo Canyon Power Plant

Ed Halpin, PG&E’s senior vice president and chief nuclear officer, writes about Diablo Canyon Power Plant’s design and how it was built to a higher safety standard than other commercial buildings.

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March 20, 2015

PG&E Offers Tips to Help Customers Spring Clean a Safer and More Energy-Efficient Home

Today is the first day of spring. Here are some tips from PG&E to help you spring-clean your way to a safer, more energy-efficient home.

March 19, 2015

PG&E Upgrading Natural Gas Pipelines in Folsom

PG&E will begin work later this month to modernize 4,600 feet of natural gas distribution main pipeline in Folsom. PG&E crews are scheduled to work through August, weather permitting.

March 17, 2015

Safety Comes First at Diablo Canyon

In a commentary, PG&E’s Ed Halpin says nothing is more important to the company’s Diablo Canyon Power Plant than its safe operation.

March 16, 2015

PG&E Installing New Plastic Gas Distribution Pipe in Woodland

PG&E will begin work later this month to modernize more than 1,100 feet of natural gas distribution pipes and 14 service lines in Woodland. PG&E crews are scheduled to work through May, weather permitting.

March 16, 2015

PG&E to Increase Lake Britton, Pit River Levels This Month While Testing New Dam Bladder Gates

PG&E will be increasing the water level of Lake Britton while it tests newly installed bladder crest gates atop the Lake Britton Dam. PG&E encourages people recreating in or near Lake Britton or in the Pit River downstream of the Lake Britton Dam to use extra caution from March 21-31.

March 11, 2015

Call Before You Dig During California Arbor Week (and Every Day)

All you have to do is walk outside to see that trees are a vital and beautiful part of California’s natural landscape. But trees also require great responsibility.

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