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.
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...
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...
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...
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.