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Innovative App for PG&E Field Crews Earns InformationWeek IT Excellence Award

May 22, 2017 SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. — InformationWeek announced Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) as the winner of the 2017 IT Excellence Award in the Data and Analytics category. The annual award...

PG&E's Solar Choice Program Brings Clean Energy to Customers at Lower Cost

May 19, 2017 SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. — Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) today announced the cost to participate in its 100 percent solar energy program has dropped by 30 percent for residential...

PG&E Ranked as One of the Top Utilities in the Nation for Diversity

May 11, 2017 SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. — For the ninth consecutive year, Pacific Gas and Electric Co. (PG&E) has been named as one of the top utilities in the U.S. for diversity by...

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One Text Could Wreck it All: Bakersfield Teens Get Straight Talk on Distracted Driving

April 11, 2017—Driving is the first taste of freedom for many teenagers. But with freedom comes responsibility.

PG&E and California Cities Surpass Energy-Saving Goals for Step Up and Power Down Initiative

April 6, 2017—PG&E today (April 6) announced that the five cities participating in Step Up and Power Down surpassed their goals for the community initiative encouraging businesses and residents to save energy.

From Outer Space to Planet Earth, PG&E Tests Drone Technology to Improve Gas Safety

April 4, 2017—It came from outer space — to bring safety to your street. PG&E recently hosted a demonstration of new drone technology at its training facility in Livermore.

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California's Big Bright Renewable Future

January 12, 2017 - This is the seventh in a series of opinion columns on California’s clean energy future. In this installment, Geisha Williams, president of PG&E, Electric, who will become PG&E’s CEO in March, explains how...

Facing California's Climate Future, from a Forgotten Past

December 15, 2016 - This is the sixth in a series of opinion columns on California’s clean energy future. In this installment, PG&E Chairman and CEO Tony Earley tells the story of the California Megaflood of 1861-62 and the lessons for coping with climate change.

Partnering to Build Climate Resilience

December 5, 2016 - As we head into the final month of the year, a look back at 2016 confirms familiar and troubling trends: a warming planet, more extreme weather events and rising sea levels.

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