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PG&E Pays $172 million to California Counties

 Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) increased its payment of property taxes sharply this year as the utility continued to make...

Dec 16, 2014, 13:30 ET

PG&E Engaged Diverse-Owned Banks for $2.7 Billion in Bond Sales in 2014

 As part of its commitment to diversity and inclusion, Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) employed 11 diverse-owned investment banks...

Dec 13, 2014, 12:45 ET

Power Restored To Nearly All Customers After Historic Storm

Since Wednesday, Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) crews have continued working around the clock to restore power to more than 500,000...

Dec 12, 2014, 09:00 ET

PG&E Power Restoration Teams Continue To Work Around The Clock As Major Storm Subsides

 As a historic winter storm begins to subside in Northern and Central California, Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) crews continue to...

Dec 11, 2014, 22:34 ET

PG&E Responds To Largest Storm In Years

 As a powerful weather system continues to batter Northern and Central California, Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) crews are...

Dec 09, 2014, 13:36 ET

PG&E Awards $250,000 In Bright Ideas Grants To California Schools

As part of its ongoing commitment to renewable energy education and powering California's future, Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) today...

Dec 05, 2014, 14:00 ET

PG&E and AIA Foundation Announce Winners of Zero Net Energy Design Competition

 Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) joins the American Institute of Architects Foundation (AIAF) and East Bay Asian Local Development...

Dec 03, 2014, 17:14 ET

PG&E President Shares Vision of Interconnected Energy Grid

 The electric grid of the future is the platform that enables continued gains for clean-energy technology and the nation's economy as a whole,...

Nov 28, 2014, 04:30 ET

Apply Now! PG&E Announces Applications For 100 Scholarships Available

Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) announced today that applications are now available for scholarships for college-bound high school...

Nov 25, 2014, 20:20 ET
PG&E shares these tips for a safe and joyful holiday season.

Make Decorating with Holiday Lights Safe, Efficient and Fun

 Every Thanksgiving, after the turkey has been devoured and families settle down for an evening of parades and football, many people begin...

Nov 24, 2014, 12:40 ET

PG&E Provides Five Safety Tips To Help Households Stay Safe And Warm This Thanksgiving

Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) today reminds customers enjoying the winter holidays to stay safe and warm with these simple holiday...

Nov 18, 2014, 15:05 ET

PG&E Announces Two Major Electric Vehicle Initiatives At The White House With Senior Administration Officials

 During a White House event today, U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz, Counselor to the President John Podesta, PG&E...

Nov 17, 2014, 12:00 ET

PG&E Can Help Customers Save Money This Winter with a Home Upgrade

 With cold weather just around the corner, there's never been a better time for customers to consider multiple energy-saving improvements, like...

Nov 14, 2014, 11:00 ET

PG&E Offers Ways to Save on Refrigerator Recycling and Purchases

 Like unwanted house guests who overstay their welcome, old refrigerators can get in the way and drain your resources. Fortunately, they are...

Nov 12, 2014, 12:20 ET

Lloyd's Register Recertifies PG&E as Best-in-Class Gas System Operator

Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) announced today that Lloyd's Register, the independent, international auditor, recertified the company...

Nov 10, 2014, 15:44 ET

PG&E Celebrates Veterans Day Every Day

One day every year (Nov. 11), America honors those who've served in the armed forces. But at Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E), every...

Nov 10, 2014, 13:19 ET

PG&E Ranked Among Top-100 Military Friendly Employers

Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) has been designated as a 2015 Top-100 Military Friendly® Employer by Victory Media, publisher of...

Nov 03, 2014, 14:16 ET

PG&E Honors Six Leading Business Partners at Ninth Annual Supplier Awards

When 2014 Supplier of the Year INTREN, Inc. started providing Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) with underground and electrical overhead...

Oct 30, 2014, 15:21 ET

No permita que los electrodomesticos vampiros le den una mordida a su presupuesto

 Con cualquier cantidad de criaturas espeluznantes paseando por el norte y centro de California esta semana, Pacific Gas and...

Oct 30, 2014, 15:21 ET

Stop Vampire Appliances From Taking A Bite Out Of Your Budget

With any number of spooky creatures wandering around Northern and Central California this week, Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) is...