August 16, 2017
Energy companies throughout the world use sulfur hexafluoride because it’s an excellent insulator for electrical equipment. But as this video shows, it’s also a potent greenhouse gas, which is why PG&E is working with other energy companies to find alternative equipment that doesn’t have a climate impact.
August 11, 2017
PG&E opened its new Center for Gas Safety and Innovation, another significant milestone in the energy company’s efforts to provide customers with safe, reliable, affordable and clean energy. The teams that work there will use some of the industry’s most advanced tools, testing capabilities and lab resources to ensure the safe operation of its gas system.
July 26, 2017
The future of electric distribution was on display this week at the Grid Innovation Expo in Washington, D.C., and PG&E was at the heart of it.
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 21, 2017
Tasked with helping to keep PG&E at the cutting edge of an evolving energy industry, four employees rose to the challenge and earned nationwide honors for their efforts.
June 14, 2017
“We can’t do this alone” is a common refrain among those seeking to solve big problems. Addressing California’s energy and climate challenges is no different. Success will depend on engaging stakeholders, forging coalitions and enlisting partners.
June 14, 2017
This week, temperatures are expected to heat up to 100 degrees or more in many parts of California including Sacramento, Bakersfield and Fresno. Get prepared by taking advantage of PG&E’s program to ensure your air conditioner is running smoothly, reducing energy costs.
June 8, 2017
Newly released result of a PG&E pilot program with BMW successfully demonstrate PG&E’s theory that electric vehicles can be used as a flexible grid resource.
May 30, 2017
Barry Anderson, PG&E’s vice president of Electric Distribution, has been appointed to the California Earthquake Early Warning Advisory Board.
May 22, 2017
InformationWeek announced PG&E as the winner of the 2017 IT Excellence Award in the Data and Analytics category.
May 18, 2017
In an ambitious application to the California Public Utilities Commission, PG&E requests approval for more than 40 new and innovative projects that will help meet the state’s energy goals and advance industry innovation.
May 16, 2017
PG&E is testing new “keyhole” technology that uses special tools and is less invasive when replacing service tee caps — underground pipe pieces that link together other pipes. The new method enhances safety and is more efficient and environmentally friendly because it eliminates larger digs and restoration.
May 4, 2017
PG&E recently tested a new system developed in Europe and designed to help utilities across the globe improve the safety of their digging.
May 2, 2017
PG&E Corporation’s first-quarter 2017 net income after dividends on preferred stock (also called “income available for common shareholders”) was $576 million or $1.13 per share, as reported in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP).
April 24, 2017
PG&E was named No. 1 among gas and electric providers and No. 22 overall in the list of 100 Best Corporate Citizens according to Corporate Responsibility (CR) Magazine. This is the third straight year PG&E has earned distinction on the list and marks an improvement from last year’s overall ranking of 39th place.