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Panels save funds, energy
More than $1.3 million has been saved in avoided energy costs for the district since 2011 with the help of solar panels that harness power from the sun.
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Fri Mar 14, 2014
PG&E pilot program to upgrade metering at mobile home parks
Following a decision by state regulators March 13, Pacific Gas & Electric will begin reaching out to owners of master-metered mobile home parks in Northern and Central California for a three-year voluntary pilot program to install new gas and electric service for their residents.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
PG&E to finance $2M purchase of new Humboldt Bay dredge
Humboldt Bay Harbor Recreation and Conservation District Chief Executive Officer Jack Crider confirmed today that Pacific Gas and Electric Co.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Electric Energy Online
PG&E Awards $255,000 In Bright Ideas Grants To California Schools 37...
As part of its ongoing commitment to renewable energy education and powering California's future, Pacific Gas and Electric Company announced 37 recipients who will receive Bright Ideas Grants totaling more than $255,000.
More details on Arcata, Ferndale power outages
Pacific Gas and Electric Co. company reported two power outages today, one in Arcata and the other in Ferndale, affecting more than 3,000 customers.
2nd Annual Novato Youth Chili Academy a Tasty Success
Novato's Fire Fighter Chefs joined forces with Novato Youth Center's Middle School Youth on March 6th to offer a spicy and fun cook-off for the community while raising funds to support youth programs in Novato.
Gestamp Solar and 8minutenergy Renewables to Build 50MW Solar Farm
The Midway Solar Farm will create approximately 120 direct and 150 indirect jobs during construction, and contribute to the local economy.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
San Mateo Daily Journal
City to prioritize recovery projects: San Bruno mostly done with...
Although San Bruno's Crestmoor neighborhood is mostly rebuilt three and half years after the 2010 Pacific Gas and Electric Company pipeline explosion and fire, the City Council will be deciding which neighborhood projects are top priority since more money has been spent from a $50 million trust established by PG&E than anticipated.
Local high school awarded grant from PG&E
Falcon Autistic Solar Team, otherwise known as FAST, is the latest of Kern County schools to be receving a grant.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
NBC Bay Area
Bill Aims to Prevent Utility Attack
A Bay Area lawmaker has introduced a bill that seeks to prevent attacks such as the sabotage last year of one of Pacific Gas & Electric Co.'
The Business Journal
Education: PG&E awards $15,000 to Vintage High
Pacific Gas & Electric Co. has awarded a $15,000 "Bright Ideas" grant to two teachers at Napa's Vintage High School , recognizing both for "innovation in renewable energy education."
Sat Mar 08, 2014
PG&E Encourages Safe Planting During California Arbor Week
Trees may eventually grow to heights that can interfere with overhead power lines-regardless of their size when planted.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
The Fresno Bee
EDITORIAL: Call 811 before you dig
Pacific Gas & Electric crews work on a gas leak in Fresno last year that could have been avoided with a telephone call.
Inside Bay Area
San Lorenzo: PG&E cuts down dozens of trees at Duck Pond park
Randy Waage had heard PG&E was going to cut down some trees on the southwest side of the Duck Pond park, but the barren view afterward stunned him.
Santa Cruz Sentinel
Fallen redwood knocks out power, prompts closure of Soquel Drive in Aptos
A redwood tree fell on power lines on Soquel Drive on Friday morning, knocking out electricity to more than 1,100 customers and prompting the road's temporary closure.
Marina, boat launch future under scrutiny
A sign at the entrance to Brinkman's Marine on May 2, 2013, announces the closing of the business, the result of PG&E and the city beginning the process of cleaning up this site and surrounding areas as part of a redevelopment plan.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
PG&E completes electric distribution reliability project
Pacific Gas and Electric Co. completed a multi-year electric reliability effort to improve electric service for customers by focusing on reducing both the frequency and duration of customer outages.
PG&E Completes Multi-Year Electric Reliability Effort, Delivers Long-Term Benefits For Customers
Pacific Gas and Electric Company announced today the successful completion of its Cornerstone Project-an initiative which helped the utility achieve record electric reliability delivered to its customers in 2013.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Electric Energy Online
PG&E Establishes Standard With $2.3 Billion to Diverse Suppliers...
Pacific Gas and Electric Co. announced that it spent $2.3 billion with diverse suppliers in 2013, accounting for 42.1 percent of its total procurement budget.