San Luis Obispo County


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.

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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.

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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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November 6, 2014

PG&E Honors Employees for Outstanding Community Service

PG&E employees contribute more than 50,000 volunteer hours annually to worthy organizations and schools in their hometowns. Each year, PG&E presents the Frederick W. Mielke Award for outstanding community service to several employees. Here’s a look at the three 2014 winners and the charities that they support.

November 5, 2014

PG&E Helps SLO County Businesses Prepare for Disasters

When Mother Nature strikes, will your business be ready? That was the focus today (Nov. 5) of an emergency preparedness workshop for San Luis Obispo County businesses hosted by the Paso Robles Chamber of Commerce and sponsored in part by PG&E.

Lane Biermann says working as a machinist at Diablo Canyon has "heightened my attention to detail." (Photo by Josh Ernstrom.)
October 24, 2014

Meet PG&E’s Lane Biermann

Each day during Nuclear Science Week, Currents will profile a PG&E employee working at its Diablo Canyon Power Plant in San Luis Obispo County. Today, meet Lane Biermann, a machinist at the plant.

October 23, 2014

Meet PG&E’s Colt Wells

Each day during Nuclear Science Week, Currents will profile a PG&E employee working at its Diablo Canyon Power Plant in San Luis Obispo County. Today, meet Colt Wells, a chemistry and radiation protection technician.

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October 22, 2014

With San Luis Obispo Event, PG&E Launches Economic Vitality Grants Across California

More than 200 workers will get job-training and career-boosting skills as a result of a grant announced today by PG&E President Chris Johns in San Luis Obispo. The $20,000 PG&E Economic Vitality Grant is just one of 10 such awards that the company will be making. In all, 10 non-profits will share in $200,000 for job creation, business development and other economic opportunities.

October 22, 2014

Meet PG&E’s Chris Harrison

Each day during Nuclear Science Week, Currents will profile a PG&E employee working at its Diablo Canyon Power Plant in San Luis Obispo County. Today, meet Chris Harrison, a safety injection system engineer.

October 21, 2014

Nuclear Science Week: Meet PG&E’s Sam Williams

Each day during Nuclear Science Week, Currents will profile a PG&E employee working at its Diablo Canyon Power Plant in San Luis Obispo County. Today, meet Sam Williams, a senior reactor operator.

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