May 22, 2017
In recognition of National Dam Safety Awareness Day on May 31, PG&E urges those living or working below dams to recognize the signs of a potential dam breach and to have or update an evacuation plan.
May 8, 2017
PG&E is working in Yuba City to convert overhead power lines to underground to make way for the Twin Cities Bridge replacement.
February 21, 2017
The food bank, which serves eight counties, helped feed evacuees even though its main warehouse was in the evacuation area and many of its own employees also had leave their homes earlier this month.
December 13, 2016
For the second consecutive year, employees from PG&E’s North Valley Division organized a food drive for the North State Food Bank. PG&E and its employees donated 120 frozen turkeys, dozens of hams and a variety of cans containing soups to nuts —2,776 pounds in all.
December 18, 2015
PG&E property taxes increased sharply this year as the utility continued to make significant investments in its gas and electric infrastructure to improve safety and reliability for its customers.
July 23, 2015
The Solar Habitat Program supports 18 local Habitat for Humanity affiliates and will provide solar power on 79 homes throughout Northern and Central California. For 10 years, PG&E’s Solar Habitat Program has provided more than $9.6 million to help meet the housing needs of deserving families.
June 18, 2015
PG&E is installing intelligent switches to build a smart grid serving the Live Oak area in Sutter County. In the event of an outage, this self-healing technology can isolate a trouble spot such as a downed power line or a utility pole damaged by a car crash, then reroute power to restore a majority of customers, all within a few minutes.
May 19, 2015
PG&E is upgrading a natural gas pipe along Epley Drive in Yuba City in order to increase gas service capacity and reliability. PG&E crews are scheduled to perform the $660,000 in upgrades through mid-July.
December 19, 2014
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…
November 7, 2014
PG&E has begun a three-month project to replace 650 wooden poles and streetlights with modern, more efficient lighting and stronger poles in Yuba and Sutter counties. The result will be safer lighting and more reliable street light poles.
May 28, 2014
PG&E is completing key electric infrastructure projects throughout its service area to ensure customers receive safe and reliable performance during the hot summer months ahead.
April 15, 2014
PG&E paid property taxes and franchise fees of more than $302 million this spring to the 49 counties and 243 cities in which provides service to 15 million Californians.
April 1, 2014
PG&E has completed a project to rebuild a 42-mile electric transmission line in Butte, Yuba and Sutter counties that plays an important role in carrying renewable power to customers throughout its service area. Construction began on the project in 2011 and cost about $90 million to complete.
March 24, 2014
PG&E will host open houses this week in Yuba City and Salinas to talk to residents about upcoming hydrostatic pressure testing.
February 20, 2014
Approximately 10 PG&E volunteers joined with solar job trainees from Grid Alternatives today to provide a Yuba City family with solar panels that will nearly eliminate their household electricity bills. The homeowners live in a Habitat for Humanity home completed in 1999.