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Feb 12, 2016, 20:56 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. (PRNewsFoto/Southern California Gas Company)

SoCalGas Media Statement On New Infrared Video, Real-Time Air-Monitoring Data

 Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) issued the following statement following today's release of infrared video by the California Air...

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 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 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...

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...

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...

Sep 09, 2015, 17:04 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 to Award $500,000 to Community Partners through its 'Environmental Champions' Initiative

 Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) is committed to a cleaner and healthier future for California and has announced its Environmental...

Aug 11, 2015, 23:07 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 Reminds Contractors, Customers and Business Owners to 'Call 811 Before You Dig'

 Today is National 811 Day and Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) is joining other utilities around the country to remind contractors,...

Apr 13, 2015, 03:01 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 (NYSE: SRE).

SoCalGas Launches First Power-to-Gas Project in U.S.

 Southern California Gas Company (SoCalGas) is bringing sci-fi innovation to life and has joined with the Energy Department's National...

Apr 07, 2015, 19:05 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 (NYSE: SRE).

SoCalGas Sponsors Seven Nonprofit Groups for Earth Month Events

April is Earth Month and Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) and its employees are teaming up with seven nonprofit groups that focus on...

Jan 27, 2015, 16:34 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 (NYSE: SRE).

Study Finds Low-Carbon Gas Fuels NEW Option for Meeting California's Greenhouse Gas Reduction Goals

As California policymakers move toward environmentally focused energy goals, including increased reliance on renewable sources, a new study by...

Oct 16, 2014, 19:15 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 (NYSE: SRE).

SoCalGas Offers Emergency Preparedness Tips for Great ShakeOut

 Natural disasters and other emergencies can strike without warning. As millions of Californians join today in earthquake preparedness drills...

Aug 14, 2014, 16:58 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 (NYSE: SRE). (PRNewsFoto/Southern California Gas Company)

Southern California Gas Co. Declares Preferred Dividends

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

Jul 29, 2014, 19:32 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 (NYSE: SRE). (PRNewsFoto/Southern California Gas Company)

"Solar Summer Tour" Heats Up Southern California As SoCalGas' Solar Water-Heated Unit Is Visiting 22 Locations

 Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) recently kicked off its "Solar Summer Tour" and is in the process of shining the light on its...

Jun 26, 2014, 20:10 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 (NYSE: SRE). (PRNewsFoto/Southern California Gas Company)

SoCalGas Earns Top Marks in Greenlining Institute's 2014 Supplier Diversity Report Card

Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) earned top marks as an energy utility industry leader in The Greenlining Institute's recently released 2014...

May 08, 2014, 09:00 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 (NYSE: SRE). (PRNewsFoto/Southern California Gas Company)

SoCalGas, California Energy Commission Collaborate to Advance Hyperlight Technology: Low-Cost, Utility-Scale Renewable Power

 Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) has joined with the California Energy Commission to support the commercialization of a low-cost,...

Mar 03, 2014, 11:00 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 (NYSE: SRE). (PRNewsFoto/Southern California Gas Company)

Dennis Arriola Assumes Role as CEO of SoCalGas

 Dennis V. Arriola, president of Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) has assumed the role as the company's CEO, effective March 1. Arriola...

Sep 05, 2013, 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 (NYSE: SRE). (PRNewsFoto/Southern California Gas Company)

SoCalGas Establishes $1M Innovation Fund To Speed Development Of Clean Technologies

Southern California Gas Company (SoCalGas) has established a $1 million innovation fund with the Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator (LACI) to speed...