San Luis Obispo County

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January 8, 2015

VIDEO: Fresno State Student Tatiana Overturf Reflects on Winning PG&E Bright Minds Scholarship

A year ago, high-achieving Templeton High School student Tatiana Overturf thought she had no chance of going to college because her family couldn’t afford it. A PG&E Bright Minds Scholarship changed her life.

January 6, 2015

Diablo Canyon Unit 1 Returns to Full Power Following Planned Outage

PG&E today announced that operators at Diablo Canyon Power Plant safely returned Unit 1 to full power following a planned outage to repair a feedwater heater on the non-nuclear side of the plant.

Lauren Killingsworth gets a hug from her mom as PG&E's Wendy Fukamaki and Vice Principal Bryan Lynch look on.
January 5, 2015

Applications for PG&E’s 2015 Bright Minds Scholarships Available through Feb. 9

Applications for the 2015 PG&E Bright Minds Scholarships are now available. Bright Minds scholarship winners will receive scholarships of up to $20,000 per year for up to five years; program finalists will receive $2,000 towards their studies.

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January 2, 2015

Year in Review: PG&E Committed to Environmental Stewardship, Clean Energy

Being good stewards of the environment is important to PG&E, whether it’s helping to protect birds from coming into contact with power lines to deepening its commitment to electric vehicles within its fleet.

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December 31, 2014

Year in Review: PG&E Committed to Local Communities It Serves

From Bright Minds scholarships helping to make college dreams a reality to employees donating both time and money to local programs, PG&E is dedicated to the communities it serves.

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December 30, 2014

Year in Review: PG&E Helps with Affordability, Energy Efficiency

From new rebates and incentives to partnerships with cities to install energy-efficient street lights, PG&E helped business and residential customers become more energy efficient.

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December 29, 2014

Year in Review: PG&E’s Efforts Ensure Service Reliability for Customers

Here’s a look back at some of the ways that PG&E kept its gas and electric service reliable for customers in 2014.

December 22, 2014

Jack’s Helping Hand Receives $20,000 from PG&E

On Dec. 17, PG&E presented $20,000 to Jack’s Helping Hand, a local nonprofit dedicated to helping families of children with cancer and special needs. The funds will go toward the construction of the Jack Ready Imagination Park, the first universally accessible park of its kind between Los Angeles and San Francisco that will allow kids of all abilities to play side-by-side.

December 19, 2014

Diablo Canyon Support Facility Recognized for Innovative Green Design

PG&E’s newest building in San Luis Obispo has been recognized for its innovative green design by the U.S. Green Building Council’s California Central Coast Chapter.

December 19, 2014

PG&E Pays $172 million in Property Taxes to California Counties

PG&E increased its payment of property taxes sharply this year as the utility continued to make significant investments in its gas and electric system to improve safety and…

December 9, 2014

Unit 1 at Diablo Canyon Safely Returns to 100 Percent Power

PG&E today announced that operators at Diablo Canyon Power Plant safely returned Unit 1 to 100 percent power after a planned outage.

November 20, 2014

City Receives $10K Energy Efficiency Rebate from PG&E

Energy efficient improvements under way at the Water Resource Recovery Facility are starting to pay off for the City of San Luis Obispo.

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November 14, 2014

PG&E Gives $10,000 to Alzheimer’s Association, the Kern Favorite Charity Winner

The first-ever Kern Gives charity contest winner was awarded a $10,000 PG&E grant at a reception on Thursday. Four other nonprofits received $2,000 grants in a contest where members of the public voted online for their favorite charity.

November 14, 2014

PG&E’s Diablo Canyon Land Stewardship Program Recognized by Wildlife Habitat Council

PG&E’s Diablo Canyon Land Stewardship Program has once again received the Wildlife Habitat Council’s Corporate Lands for Learning accreditation.

November 10, 2014

Diablo Canyon Unit 2 Safely Returns to Full Power

PG&E today announced that Unit 2 at Diablo Canyon Power Plant safely returned to 100 percent power after a scheduled refueling and maintenance outage that began on Oct. 5. Unit 1 is safely operating at 100 percent power.

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