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Jun 04, 2018, 03:29 ET New Energy Storage Projects Will Support A Cleaner, More Reliable Power Grid

Energy storage is creating a cleaner, more reliable power grid in the San Diego region, and more storage is on the way. San Diego Gas & Electric...


Feb 28, 2018, 09:12 ET Energy Storage Projects To Benefit Emergency Service Providers And Nonprofits

Today, San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) took another step toward preparing the region for the next major emergency. The company announced plans to...


Jan 23, 2018, 06:30 ET What Is Next For Clean Transportation: Modernizing School Buses, Public Transit, Cross-Border Trucks, Refrigerated Semi-Truck Trailers And More

With school and transit buses, trucks and other medium/heavy-duty equipment generating the bulk of the most harmful air pollutants in the region, San ...


Dec 08, 2017, 06:02 ET SDG&E Has Mobilized Aerial Support And Other Resources To Protect Lives And Property During Red Flag Warning Period

With the National Weather Service extending the Red Flag Warning through 8 p.m., Sunday, due to high fire danger, San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E)...


Nov 07, 2017, 17:24 ET New Alert SDG&E Cameras Prove To Be Critical Fire Watch Tool For Region

Today, San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E), in collaboration with the University of California San Diego (UC San Diego) and the Seismology Lab at the...


May 17, 2017, 16:17 ET SDG&E Awards San Diego Businesses Leading In Energy Efficiency

Achieving a healthier future takes the commitment of an entire community, which is why today, San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) honored eight local...


Apr 28, 2017, 15:25 ET SDG&E Offers Tips For Safe Tree Planting This Arbor Day

Today, many Americans will take action to improve their communities by planting a tree in support of the Arbor Day Foundation's National Arbor Day....


Mar 16, 2017, 16:42 ET SDG&E Spurs Energy Storage Innovation With Flow Battery Technology

Today, SDG&E is unveiling a new vanadium redox flow (VRF) battery storage pilot project in coordination with Sumitomo Electric (SEI), which stemmed...


Feb 24, 2017, 08:00 ET SDG&E Unveils World's Largest Lithium Ion Battery Energy Storage Facility

Today, SDG&E is showcasing the world's largest lithium-ion battery energy storage facility in partnership with AES Energy Storage, which will enhance ...


Jan 20, 2017, 19:43 ET SDG&E Aims To Reduce Air Pollution By Deploying Electric Vehicle Charging Throughout The Community

America's transportation sector is the top source for producing harmful carbon emissions and in San Diego it accounts for more than half of all...


Jan 03, 2017, 04:37 ET SDG&E President, Scott D. Drury, Begins Role

The New Year brings new leadership to San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) as Scott D. Drury becomes president of the energy company. Drury succeeds Jeff ...


Dec 14, 2016, 06:38 ET SDG&E Transforming Vehicle Fleet

As part of its commitment to improve air quality and reduce harmful emissions created from the transportation sector, San Diego Gas & Electric...


Dec 06, 2016, 03:17 ET Clean Energy Milestone: 100,000th Private Solar Array Connected To SDG&E's Power Grid

As of November 30, San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) has connected more than 100,000 private rooftop solar systems to its reliable power grid. This...


May 21, 2016, 03:00 ET Volunteers Remove 100,000th Pound of Trash from the San Diego River

Today, more than 100 volunteers from the San Diego River Park Foundation and San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) worked together to clear trash from a...


May 16, 2016, 05:35 ET SDG&E Injects $7.5M In Education Push To Inspire Drivers To Switch To Cleaner Electric Drive

Today, San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) announced it will invest $7.5 million over the next five years to develop a bold new education campaign to...


Mar 31, 2016, 01:55 ET SDG&E Adding New Technologies To Harness Clean Energy, Efficiencies

Today, San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) announced that it has signed a contract with Hecate Energy Bancroft, LLC for a new 20-megawatt (MW) energy...


Mar 16, 2016, 02:57 ET Community Advocate, SDG&E Stand on Side of Customers for a More Affordable Future

Unified with community, consumer protection and labor advocates, last week San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) asked the California Public Utilities...


Mar 14, 2016, 07:55 ET 'Environmental Champions' Take Center Stage In SDG&E Giving Initiative

Today, San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) began taking applications for the seventh annual "Environmental Champions" initiative. SDG&E plans to award...


Mar 07, 2016, 04:42 ET SDG&E Seeks Energy Storage, Renewable and Other Clean Energy Resources

San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) announced it is seeking up to 140 megawatts (MW), of new "preferred energy resources," including energy storage,...


Feb 29, 2016, 03:04 ET SDG&E To Give $1 Million To Inspire Future Leaders

To kick off 2016, San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) has launched its annual $1 million charitable giving campaign, the Inspiring Future Leaders...


Jan 28, 2016, 04:58 ET SDG&E To Install Thousands Of Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

Today, the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) approved San Diego Gas & Electric's (SDG&E) Electric Vehicle Grid-Integration pilot project, ...


Jan 11, 2016, 03:48 ET Local Officials, SDG&E Urge Emergency Preparedness During El Nino Season

Today, San Diego city and county officials, along with San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E), shared emergency preparedness plans and outreach efforts...


Oct 28, 2015, 03:47 ET SDG&E Customers Lead The Way In Rooftop Solar

Today, San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) will share its progress connecting customers with rooftop solar in a California Public Utilities Commission...


Oct 27, 2015, 02:48 ET SDG&E Receives "Best In The West" Reliability Award For 10th Straight Year

Last week, San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) was awarded the 2015 ReliabilityOne™ Award for Outstanding Reliability Performance among utilities in the ...


Sep 30, 2015, 07:12 ET Natural Gas Pipeline Proposal To Enhance System Safety And Reliability

San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) and Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) today jointly asked the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) for ...