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PG&E Recognized for Excellence in Diverse Supplier Spend

December 13, 2017 SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. — Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) was recognized for supplier diversity excellence by being named to the Billion Dollar Roundtable (BDR). The company joins an exclusive...

USFS Identifies 27 Million Additional Dead Trees in California in 2017; PG&E Continues Critical Safety Work Removing Dead Trees

December 11, 2017 SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. — A new aerial survey released today by the U.S. Forest Service (USFS) shows that trees continue to die at a rapid rate in California. Even with...

PG&E Named Greenest Energy Provider in America and No. 4 among Greenest Companies Overall

December 11, 2017 SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. — PG&E's clean energy and sustainability initiatives have been recognized by the 2017 Newsweek Green Rankings, which named the company as the greenest energy provider in the...

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PG&E Proposes Innovative Clean Energy Alternative to Aging Fossil Fuel Plant in Oakland

December 06, 2017—PG&E today (Dec. 6) announced a proposal that, if approved, would provide a clean energy alternative to a decades-old fossil-fuel power plant in Oakland.

A Proud Moment as PG&E Graduates New Class of Linemen

December 05, 2017—The hard work was done, and it was time for Chase Harrah to celebrate the end of a long journey. Harrah was one of 51 linemen to graduate on Tuesday (Nov. 28) from PG&E’s five-year apprenticeship program.

PG&E to Offer More Than 200 College Scholarships Totaling Nearly $700,000

December 01, 2017—PG&E announced today (Dec. 1) that scholarship applications are now being accepted for college-bound high schoolers as well as current college and continuing students living in Northern and Central California.

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Northern California Wildfires: Here Are the Facts

November 6, 2017 - In the wake of the extraordinary, wind-driven wildfires that swept across Northern California in October, there has been a significant amount of speculation about a broad range of issues, including PG&E’s Electric Operations maintenance policies. Given the nature of these events, and their impact on local communities, we think it is critical that everyone has the facts — including a complete picture of the complexity of providing our customers safe, reliable, affordable and clean energy in a region at high risk for wildfires.

Hurricane Lessons Relevant to Us in California

September 22, 2017 - “As I write this, more than 80 major wildfires are burning across the Western United States. The third major hurricane in as many weeks just hit Puerto Rico. And legions of mutual-aid responders — including PG&E crews from California — are braving sweltering heat and the occasional alligator as they restore the electric grid in a storm-ravaged Florida.

Energy Executives Agree: Renew Cap and Trade

July 12, 2017 - The following opinion piece, “Energy Executives Agree: Renew Cap and Trade,” was published in The Sacramento Bee today (July 12). It was authored by Geisha J. Williams, CEO and president of PG&E Corp., Pedro J. Pizarro, president and CEO of Edison International, and Steven D. Davis, corporate group president of utilities of Sempra Energy.

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