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Students to Build More Than 100 Renewable Energy Kits in PG&E's Solar Suitcase Program

April 27, 2017 SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. — Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) announced today a $400,000 grant that will put more than 100 portable solar kits into the hands of 2,000 students...

PG&E Calls for Proposals from Local California Renewable Energy Developers for Clean Energy Program

April 26, 2017 SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. — Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) today announced a call for proposals for renewable energy developers to build new projects for a clean energy program available...

PG&E and Other California Energy Companies Propose Reforms to Support the State's Clean Energy Goals, Protect Customer Choice and Ensure Customer Equality

April 25, 2017 SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. — Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) joined other California energy companies today in proposing a plan that supports the state's clean energy goals, protects customer...

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Nearly 70 Percent of PG&E’s Electric Power Mix Free of Greenhouse Gases

March 16, 2017—Nearly 70 percent of the electricity PG&E delivered to its customers in 2016 came from greenhouse gas-free resources, the company announced this week.

PG&E Delivered Second Best Reliability in History in 2016, Despite Challenging Weather

March 14, 2017—PG&E delivered excellent electric reliability in 2016 with the average customer experiencing one outage during the year. PG&E’s sizable investment in its electric infrastructure and its robust commitment to integrating innovative technology continues to pay dividends for its customers.

New Plug-In Electric Truck Keeps the Lights on During Outages

March 7, 2017—Providing safe, reliable, affordable and clean energy is the commitment that PG&E makes to its customers every day.

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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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