Educational Resources—College and University Students
Learn about contests, scholarships, internships and careers. Explore the latest energy efficient electronics, or audit your school's energy use. Plus learn how you can bring a Green Campus initiative to your campus.
|Energy Analyzer Tools|
How energy efficient is your home or school, find out with these online tools
Residential/Dorm Energy Savings Tips (PDF, 30 KB)
Things you can do at school and at home that help to conserve energy.
EPA Student Activity Guide
A student's guide to improving energy performance on campus.
Go Green on Your Campus
The Alliance to Save Energy's Green Campus Program is leading the way to campus sustainability. Through Green Campus, students are working to save energy by building campus awareness, incorporating energy conservation and efficiency into course curricula, implementing projects targeting energy use and making operational changes. Learn more about Green Campus Best Practices (PDF, 68 KB) in building campus awareness and reducing energy use.
California Student Sustainability Coalition
The California Student Sustainability Coalition unites students, campuses, and campaigns from across California to transform educational systems into models of sustainability. Get involved!
Carbon Footprint Calculator
Estimate your carbon footprint from the energy you use and the vehicle you drive. Are there ways you can reduce your impact on the environment?
There are many opportunities for college students that PG&E can help you discover. Is a green job or a career at PG&E right for you?
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- Students pursuing bachelor's, master's and MBA degrees can participate in PG&E internships that typically last 10 to 12 weeks and include a competitive salary, paid company holidays and medical benefits.
- Since 2005, PG&E employee associations have granted $705,334 in scholarships to 397 students who have demonstrated academic achievement and community service. Learn more about PG&E scholarship opportunities.
Campus Recruiting Events
- Look for us on campus and other special events. See why PG&E is a great place to work!
Opportunities for College Grads
- PG&E offers special opportunities for new or recent college graduates of Business, Engineering and IT.
- Offered at community colleges throughout California, PG&E's PowerPathways program trains and prepares individuals for high-demand positions at PG&E and throughout the energy sector.
PG&E MBA Leadership Program
- Our two-year program enables top-tier talent from the nation's best business schools to work on some of our toughest business challenges.
Centers of Excellence for Green Jobs
- Energy and the environment comprise some of the fastest growing industries in the state. In 2008, the Centers of Excellence launched a statewide effort to study green industries and occupations. Visit their website to learn more about the careers and job opportunities in this hot new field.
Pacific Energy Center in San Francisco
Access educational and certification programs, tap into an extensive library of energy information, borrow energy measurement tools and more.
Energy Training Center in Stockton
Access educational and certification programs, discussions, hands-on training, tool lending library and more.