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Essentially All Customers Restored Following Public Safety Power Shutoff; 4 Incidents of Damages/Hazards Identified So Far

November 21, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. — As of Thursday afternoon, Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) has restored power to essentially all customers impacted by the Public Safety Power Shutoff (PSPS) event that started on Wednesday...

PG&E Issues Weather "All Clear" for Safety Inspections and Restoration Work to Begin in All Impacted Areas; Safety Inspections and Restoration Work Underway; Restoration Progress Continues: 10,000 Customers Restored

November 21, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – PG&E reported that the company issued a weather "all clear" for all counties within its service area impacted by Wednesday's...

Nov. 20 PSPS UPDATE: Improved Weather Conditions Reduce Scope of PSPS Event; Power Turned Off for Safety to a Total of Approximately 50,000 Customers in 11 Counties

November 20, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. — As of 7 p.m., Pacific Gas and Electric Company had turned off power to all customers in scope for the current Public Safety Power Shutoff event. In total, approximately 50,000 customers in portions of the following counties were impacted: Butte, Colusa, Glenn, Lake, Mendocino, Napa, Shasta, Solano, Sonoma, Tehama and Yolo....

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PG&E Aerial and Ground Patrol Prevents Dig-In Damage this Summer

October 30, 2018— Even for PG&E, this was a massive project — seven weeks to strength test 60 miles of natural gas pipeline spanning two counties in the Mojave Desert with temperatures as high as 110 degrees.

Central Valley Blue Star Moms Send a Piece of Home to Loved Ones Serving Our Country

October 26, 2018—It’s 5 a.m. on a Tuesday, and the members of the Central Valley Blue Star Moms are at a breakfast restaurant, gathered around a table filled with packages of cookies, socks and soup packs. The owner of Batter Up Pancakes is nearby, trying to get the Moms to eat in between TV interviews.

PG&E Recognized for Outstanding Customer Service for Second Year in a Row

October 25, 2018—PG&E has won a prestigious award for its customer service. The Edison Electric Institute (EEI) announced on Monday that PG&E is a recipient of its 2018 Awards for Outstanding National Key Accounts Program Award for Outstanding Customer Service for the second consecutive year.

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Wildfires Illustrate PG&E’s Call for Action on Liability

August 08, 2018 - The Mercury News editorial on July 28 references Gov. Jerry Brown’s proposal to deal with the liability from the growing threat of catastrophic wildfires in California, and suggests that now might not be the time to address these important questions.

PG&E CEO Urges Bay Area Businesses to Help Communities Prepare for Climate Change

May 15, 2018 - Across California, climate change is forcing communities to prepare for a growing array of extreme conditions. The danger list reads like a formula for demonic plagues: persistent drought and flash floods; heat waves and wildfires; rising sea levels and land subsidence.

PG&E CEO: Energy Companies Are Critical Partners to Advancing Clean Transportation

May 09, 2018 - The market for electric vehicles (EVs) in the U.S. continues to grow significantly, driven by a variety of factors including technology improvements, changing customer preferences, declining costs, and more. With one in five EVs in the U.S. plugging into PG&E’s grid and fueled by clean electricity, the company is dedicated to supporting EVs as a critical part of improving air quality and lowering greenhouse-gas emissions in California.

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