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PG&E Warns Anglers and Outdoor Recreationists of Cold-water Hazards During Spring Snowmelt

April 17, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. — With the exceptional California snowpack melting as temperatures rise, rivers and streams are full of dangerously cold and swift moving water this spring. Pacific Gas and Electric...

PG&E Increases Property Tax and Franchise Fees Payments to Cities, Counties This Year Due to Increased Infrastructure Investment

April 16, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. — Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) is paying property taxes and franchise fees of more than $388 million this spring to the 50 counties and 247 cities...

New PG&E Board Announces Additional Leadership Actions

April 11, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. — PG&E Corporation (NYSE: PCG) today announced that its newly constituted Board of Directors has taken additional actions to further enhance PG&E’s safety culture and operational...

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PG&E Aerial and Ground Patrol Prevents Dig-In Damage this Summer

October 30, 2018— Even for PG&E, this was a massive project — seven weeks to strength test 60 miles of natural gas pipeline spanning two counties in the Mojave Desert with temperatures as high as 110 degrees.

Central Valley Blue Star Moms Send a Piece of Home to Loved Ones Serving Our Country

October 26, 2018—It’s 5 a.m. on a Tuesday, and the members of the Central Valley Blue Star Moms are at a breakfast restaurant, gathered around a table filled with packages of cookies, socks and soup packs. The owner of Batter Up Pancakes is nearby, trying to get the Moms to eat in between TV interviews.

PG&E Recognized for Outstanding Customer Service for Second Year in a Row

October 25, 2018—PG&E has won a prestigious award for its customer service. The Edison Electric Institute (EEI) announced on Monday that PG&E is a recipient of its 2018 Awards for Outstanding National Key Accounts Program Award for Outstanding Customer Service for the second consecutive year.

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Wildfires Illustrate PG&E’s Call for Action on Liability

August 08, 2018 - The Mercury News editorial on July 28 references Gov. Jerry Brown’s proposal to deal with the liability from the growing threat of catastrophic wildfires in California, and suggests that now might not be the time to address these important questions.

PG&E CEO Urges Bay Area Businesses to Help Communities Prepare for Climate Change

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.

PG&E CEO: Energy Companies Are Critical Partners to Advancing Clean Transportation

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.

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