November 16, 2017
After more than a decade, cleanup at PG&E’s Hunters Point Power Plant is near completion. The environmental remediation project pioneered local hiring practices and today the 31-acre site hosts community events and features a new shoreline recreational trail.
September 28, 2017
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 13, 2017
The San Francisco Giants and PG&E celebrate another “green” milestone at AT&T Park. A recent lighting project resulted in a home run of energy savings for AT&T Park and the Giants. In partnership with PG&E, the ballpark recently upgraded more than 556 traditional light bulbs to new energy efficient LED lights.
September 8, 2017
For the eighth time, PG&E Corporation has been named to the prestigious Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index, which lists companies that lead their industries in corporate economic, environmental and social performance.
August 24, 2017
Paul Cook, congressman from Yucca Valley, visited PG&E where he was thanked by company officials for sponsoring the HIRE Vets Act. The HIRE Vets Act establishes a national certification standard to help employers benchmark their hiring of veterans against other companies.
August 17, 2017
First responders don’t always wear uniforms. Sometimes they don colorful vests and show up in the least conspicuous places, like at a work station in an office building. That’s exactly what hundreds of employees did last week for PG&E’s annual companywide earthquake exercise.
August 2, 2017
Hundreds of underprivileged children will get the chance to start off on the right foot this school year, thanks to dozens of PG&E employees. This week, employees volunteered at My New Red Shoes in Redwood City, a local nonprofit that provides homeless and low-income Bay Area children with a brand new pair of shoes, just in time for the first day of school.
August 2, 2017
Another set of Warriors has been soaring lately. The three juvenile peregrine falcons, who hatched in the nest box on the 33rd floor of PG&E’s 77 Beale headquarters in June, have taken their first flights.
July 25, 2017
PG&E joined Gov. Jerry Brown as he signed into law Assembly Bill 398. The landmark legislation strengthens and extends California’s historic market-based, emissions reduction Cap-and-Trade program through 2030.
July 18, 2017
Twenty-five years ago, PG&E was the first company in San Francisco’s Financial District to open an on-site day care center to serve the children of its employees. The center is still thriving today.
July 17, 2017
Some of PG&E’s seasoned women executives recently shared their career insights and perspectives, along with valuable lessons learned, rising through the corporate ranks.
July 12, 2017
Birdy McBirdface didn’t make the cut. But Steph, KD and Iggy — named after three world-champion Warriors basketball players — were chosen as names for the baby falcons born atop the 33rd floor of PG&E’s downtown headquarters.
June 29, 2017
PG&E employees save lives. They develop innovative cost-saving ways to build gas regulator stations. And they lead employee resource groups to make colleagues feel more comfortable at work. All were among the winners of PG&E’s annual Employee Champion Awards.
June 19, 2017
With record-setting temperatures gripping much of the state, PG&E crews have been working hard to keep the power on. The extreme heat is expected to stick around most of the week and customers are being asked to conserve and keep safety in mind.
June 7, 2017
After months of uncertainty, the annual peregrine falcon season reached a high point this past week as three baby birds hatched in the nest that sits on the ledge on the 33rd floor of PG&E’s San Francisco headquarters.