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September 19, 2017 SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – Pacific Gas and Electric Company today announced a new pilot program in partnership with Valley Clean Air Now (Valley CAN) and the International Brotherhood...
September 18, 2017 SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) has increased the support it is providing to Florida Power & Light (FPL) as the Florida energy company works to...
September 13, 2017 SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – The San Francisco Giants and PG&E celebrate another "green" milestone at AT&T Park. A recent lighting project resulted in a home run of energy savings for...
September 14, 2017—Laurel Harrop, the CEO of Laurel Environmental Group, has always been ecologically conscious. She was initially interested in environmentally responsible women’s clothing. “I wanted to do clothing design. I wanted to sew,” she said. “I was really interested in green fashion. I’m very passionate about the environment. I wanted to get into recycling and do something that made a difference.”
September 12, 2017—On Sept. 8, about 125 PG&E personnel, including IBEW Local 1245 line workers, equipment operators, supervisors and support personnel, flew from California Florida to assist with the response to Hurricane Irma. After waiting out the dangerous weather, they got to work three days later. Their goal is the same as for our customers: Providing safe and quick restoration to help lives start returning to normal.
September 5, 2017—After 14 years in Gas Operations, Erick Sanchez had an itch to do something different in his career. He found his opportunity as one of 16 employees selected for a new apprenticeship program training gas corrosion mechanics. It’s the first program of its kind by a U.S. energy company, according to those who manage the program. The first class graduated earlier this year and two more groups have started the apprenticeship throughout PG&E’s service area.
July 12, 2017 - Climate change is an urgent challenge for our state and nation. We are already seeing the effects in rising sea levels, warming oceans, record-breaking heat waves and other extreme weather events.
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.
April 13, 2017 - The energy economy in California is changing fast. Disruptive technologies and new market players are reshaping the game, even as policymakers up the ante on the state’s clean energy ambitions.