Get updates via our Outage Map, refreshed every 15 minutes, and sign up for outage alerts to receive information by text, phone or email.
Find expert sources for your stories, download B-roll footage, subscribe to our news feeds, read from our archive of press releases and more.
Get the latest on storms and emergency responses across our service area, and find resources to help you tell the stories behind the scenes.
May 25, 2018
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. — PG&E today issued the following statement in response to the release of information by the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE)...
May 22, 2018
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. — As PG&E prepares to meet the "new normal" of climate change, working with state and local officials to find a comprehensive solution to California's approach...
May 21, 2018
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. — PG&E wants customers with air conditioners to know they can cool their home for less as temperatures heat up. Today, PG&E shares four simple ways...
May 09, 2018—On Monday (May 7), PG&E leaders announced continued and expanded support for Oakland Promise and Stockton Scholars through the company’s Better Together: Investing in California’s Youth initiative. Both programs provide scholarships to high school students in their respective cities to help them pursue higher education.
May 08, 2018—In preparation for the 2018 wildfire season, PG&E on Tuesday (May 8) opened its new Wildfire Safety Operations Center. The center, to be staffed 24/7, will monitor potential fire threats across PG&E’s service area in real time and coordinate with first responders and public safety officials to respond to any emerging threats and help keep communities safe.
May 04, 2018—Three people with diverse backgrounds: an ex-Air Force airman first class; a former women’s basketball player at the University of Arizona; and a crane operator for a Nevada construction company. But the trio have one goal in common: a career in the utility industry by participating in PG&E’s nationally renowned PowerPathway program.
May 15, 2018 - Across California, climate change is forcing communities to prepare for a growing array of extreme conditions. The danger list reads like a formula for demonic plagues: persistent drought and flash floods; heat waves and wildfires; rising sea levels and land subsidence.
May 09, 2018 - The market for electric vehicles (EVs) in the U.S. continues to grow significantly, driven by a variety of factors including technology improvements, changing customer preferences, declining costs, and more. With one in five EVs in the U.S. plugging into PG&E’s grid and fueled by clean electricity, the company is dedicated to supporting EVs as a critical part of improving air quality and lowering greenhouse-gas emissions in California.
February 07, 2018 - PG&E employees began first aid-training around 1910, which wasn’t uncommon for California-based companies following the devastating Great Earthquake of 1906. According to PG&E archivist Grace Eng, the destructive fires that followed the quake may have destroyed records showing training started at PG&E — even before 1910..