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Feb 11, 2016, 16:29 ET
Southern California Gas Co. is the nation's largest natural gas distribution utility, providing safe and reliable energy to 20.9 million consumers through nearly 5.8 million meters in more than 500 communities. The company's service territory encompasses approximately 20,000 square miles throughout Central and Southern California, from Visalia to the Mexican border. Southern California Gas Co. is a regulated subsidiary of Sempra Energy. (PRNewsFoto/Southern California Gas Company)

SoCalGas Temporarily Controls Flow of Gas at Leaking Aliso Canyon Well; Initiates Process of Permanently Stopping the Leak

 Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) today announced that it temporarily has controlled the flow of natural gas at the leaking well at its...

Feb 10, 2016, 20:59 ET
Southern California Gas Co. is the nation's largest natural gas distribution utility, providing safe and reliable energy to 20.9 million consumers through nearly 5.8 million meters in more than 500 communities. The company's service territory encompasses approximately 20,000 square miles throughout Central and Southern California, from Visalia to the Mexican border. Southern California Gas Co. is a regulated subsidiary of Sempra Energy. (PRNewsFoto/Southern California Gas Company)

Aliso Canyon Gas Leak - Incident Update - February 10, 2016

SoCalGas Operations Update — SoCalGas continues to make progress on relief well number one, reaching a measured depth of 8,615 feet. ...

Feb 10, 2016, 18:43 ET
Southern California Gas Co. is the nation's largest natural gas distribution utility, providing safe and reliable energy to 20.9 million consumers through nearly 5.8 million meters in more than 500 communities. The company's service territory encompasses approximately 20,000 square miles throughout Central and Southern California, from Visalia to the Mexican border. Southern California Gas Co. is a regulated subsidiary of Sempra Energy.

SoCalGas Declares Preferred Dividends

The board of directors of Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) has declared regular quarterly dividends for the preferred series stock of the...

Feb 08, 2016, 22:03 ET
Southern California Gas Co. is the nation's largest natural gas distribution utility, providing safe and reliable energy to 20.9 million consumers through nearly 5.8 million meters in more than 500 communities. The company's service territory encompasses approximately 20,000 square miles throughout Central and Southern California, from Visalia to the Mexican border. Southern California Gas Co. is a regulated subsidiary of Sempra Energy. (PRNewsFoto/Southern California Gas Company)

Aliso Canyon Gas Leak - Incident Update - February 8, 2016

SoCalGas Operations Update SoCalGas continues to make progress on relief well number one, reaching a measured depth of 8,600 feet. The closer...

Feb 08, 2016, 14:58 ET
Southern California Gas Co. is the nation's largest natural gas distribution utility, providing safe and reliable energy to 20.9 million consumers through nearly 5.8 million meters in more than 500 communities. The company's service territory encompasses approximately 20,000 square miles throughout Central and Southern California, from Visalia to the Mexican border. Southern California Gas Co. is a regulated subsidiary of Sempra Energy.

SoCalGas Extends Transition Period for Relocated Residents from 48 Hours to Eight Days

 Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) today announced it has reached an agreement with the Los Angeles City Attorney to provide residents who...

Feb 02, 2016, 16:38 ET
Southern California Gas Co. is the nation's largest natural gas distribution utility, providing safe and reliable energy to 20.9 million consumers through nearly 5.8 million meters in more than 500 communities. The company's service territory encompasses approximately 20,000 square miles throughout Central and Southern California, from Visalia to the Mexican border. Southern California Gas Co. is a regulated subsidiary of Sempra Energy.

Southern California Gas Company Statement Regarding Lawsuit by California Attorney General, Los Angeles City Attorney and Los Angeles County Counsel

In December 2015, the Los Angeles City Attorney and Los Angeles County Counsel filed a complaint on behalf of the People of California against...

Jan 31, 2016, 12:00 ET
Southern California Gas Co. is the nation's largest natural gas distribution utility, providing safe and reliable energy to 20.9 million consumers through nearly 5.8 million meters in more than 500 communities. The company's service territory encompasses approximately 20,000 square miles throughout Central and Southern California, from Visalia to the Mexican border. Southern California Gas Co. is a regulated subsidiary of Sempra Energy.

SoCalGas Wants Customers to Know They Might Have Higher Natural Gas Bills Due to Recent Cold Snap; Offers Online Tools, Assistance Programs

 Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) wants customers to know that they may experience higher than expected natural gas bills in January due...

Jan 25, 2016, 22:47 ET
Southern California Gas Co. is the nation's largest natural gas distribution utility, providing safe and reliable energy to 20.9 million consumers through nearly 5.8 million meters in more than 500 communities. The company's service territory encompasses approximately 20,000 square miles throughout Central and Southern California, from Visalia to the Mexican border. Southern California Gas Co. is a regulated subsidiary of Sempra Energy.

Aliso Canyon Gas Leak -- Incident Update -- January 25, 2016

  Southern California Gas Company Update SoCalGas Enters Final Phase in Stopping the Leak Southern California Gas Company (SoCalGas)...

Jan 18, 2016, 21:07 ET
Southern California Gas Co. is the nation's largest natural gas distribution utility, providing safe and reliable energy to 20.9 million consumers through nearly 5.8 million meters in more than 500 communities. The company's service territory encompasses approximately 20,000 square miles throughout Central and Southern California, from Visalia to the Mexican border. Southern California Gas Co. is a regulated subsidiary of Sempra Energy.

SoCalGas Expects to Stop Aliso Canyon Leak by Late February, Possibly Sooner

Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) today announced that its relief well project to stop the Aliso Canyon natural gas leak is proceeding ahead...

Jan 14, 2016, 22:03 ET
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SoCalGas Statement on Los Angeles City Council Motion on Expanded Relocation

 Los Angeles City Councilmember Mitchell Englander introduced a motion on Jan. 13, 2016 requesting  Southern California Gas Co....

Jan 13, 2016, 19:14 ET
Southern California Gas Co. is the nation's largest natural gas distribution utility, providing safe and reliable energy to 20.9 million consumers through nearly 5.8 million meters in more than 500 communities. The company's service territory encompasses approximately 20,000 square miles throughout Central and Southern California, from Visalia to the Mexican border. Southern California Gas Co. is a regulated subsidiary of Sempra Energy.

Southern California Gas Aliso Canyon Progress Update

 Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) continues to work as quickly and safely as possible to stop the natural gas leak at its Aliso Canyon...

Jan 12, 2016, 19:00 ET
Southern California Gas Co. is the nation's largest natural gas distribution utility, providing safe and reliable energy to 20.9 million consumers through nearly 5.8 million meters in more than 500 communities. The company's service territory encompasses approximately 20,000 square miles throughout Central and Southern California, from Visalia to the Mexican border. Southern California Gas Co. is a regulated subsidiary of Sempra Energy.

California Air Resources Board Latest Leak Estimates Indicate 60-Percent Reduction of Porter Ranch Methane Leak

 The most recent Aliso Canyon preliminary methane emissions estimates by the California Air Resources Board (CARB) were posted yesterday,...

Jan 11, 2016, 19:49 ET
Southern California Gas Co. is the nation's largest natural gas distribution utility, providing safe and reliable energy to 20.9 million consumers through nearly 5.8 million meters in more than 500 communities. The company's service territory encompasses approximately 20,000 square miles throughout Central and Southern California, from Visalia to the Mexican border. Southern California Gas Co. is a regulated subsidiary of Sempra Energy.

SoCalGas Statement Regarding Senate Legislative Bill Package on Aliso Canyon

 Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) today released the following statement in response to this morning's announcement of a Senate...

Jan 04, 2016, 09:30 ET
Southern California Gas Co. is the nation's largest natural gas distribution utility, providing safe and reliable energy to 20.9 million consumers through nearly 5.8 million meters in more than 500 communities. The company's service territory encompasses approximately 20,000 square miles throughout Central and Southern California, from Visalia to the Mexican border. Southern California Gas Co. is a regulated subsidiary of Sempra Energy.

SoCalGas Enhances Support for Residents Impacted by Aliso Canyon Natural Gas Leak

 Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) today announced a series of new measures designed to better assist communities that have been impacted...

Dec 16, 2015, 12:00 ET
Southern California Gas Co. is the nation's largest natural gas distribution utility, providing safe and reliable energy to 20.9 million consumers through nearly 5.8 million meters in more than 500 communities. The company's service territory encompasses approximately 20,000 square miles throughout Central and Southern California, from Visalia to the Mexican border. Southern California Gas Co. is a regulated subsidiary of Sempra Energy.

SoCalGas Opens New Community Resource Center In Porter Ranch Town Center

 Southern California Gas Company (SoCalGas) today opened a new Community Resource Center in the Porter Ranch Town Center, as work continues to...

Dec 10, 2015, 18:12 ET
Southern California Gas Co. is the nation's largest natural gas distribution utility, providing safe and reliable energy to 20.9 million consumers through nearly 5.8 million meters in more than 500 communities. The company's service territory encompasses approximately 20,000 square miles throughout Central and Southern California, from Visalia to the Mexican border. Southern California Gas Co. is a regulated subsidiary of Sempra Energy.

SoCalGas Announces Progress on Relief Well, New Efforts to Reduce Gas Flow, and Additional Resources for Porter Ranch Residents

Southern California Gas Company (SoCalGas) announced the opening of a new community resource center for Porter Ranch residents Wednesday and said...

Nov 20, 2015, 21:56 ET
Southern California Gas Co. is the nation's largest natural gas distribution utility, providing safe and reliable energy to 20.9 million consumers through nearly 5.8 million meters in more than 500 communities. The company's service territory encompasses approximately 20,000 square miles throughout Central and Southern California, from Visalia to the Mexican border. Southern California Gas Co. is a regulated subsidiary of Sempra Energy.

SoCalGas Sponsors 2015 United Way HomeWalk with over 800 walkers and more than $100,000 in contributions

 Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) is proud to take part in this year's United Way HomeWalk to help raise money and awareness to end...

Nov 19, 2015, 17:29 ET
Southern California Gas Co. is the nation's largest natural gas distribution utility, providing safe and reliable energy to 20.9 million consumers through nearly 5.8 million meters in more than 500 communities. The company's service territory encompasses approximately 20,000 square miles throughout Central and Southern California, from Visalia to the Mexican border. Southern California Gas Co. is a regulated subsidiary of Sempra Energy.

Deadline Nears for SoCalGas Customer Truck Rental Program

Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) is accepting applications through the end of the year to a first-of-its-kind program to provide free...

Nov 17, 2015, 15:00 ET
Southern California Gas Co. is the nation's largest natural gas distribution utility, providing safe and reliable energy to 20.9 million consumers through nearly 5.8 million meters in more than 500 communities. The company's service territory encompasses approximately 20,000 square miles throughout Central and Southern California, from Visalia to the Mexican border. Southern California Gas Co. is a regulated subsidiary of Sempra Energy.

SoCalGas Declares Preferred Dividends

 The board of directors of Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) has declared regular quarterly dividends for the preferred series stock of...

Nov 16, 2015, 15:24 ET
Freeway Mayors Call for Less Pollution, Cleaner trucks Along Freeway Corridors of South Gate, Bell, Commerce, Compton and Maywood

Freeway Mayors Call for Less Pollution, Cleaner trucks Along Freeway Corridors of South Gate, Bell, Commerce, Compton and Maywood

 The mayors of five cities near polluted freeway corridors are calling for cleaner heavy duty trucks along those corridors. Studies have shown...