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2013-05-28 12:23:04

SAN FRANCISCO, May 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) announced today a tender offer to purchase for cash up to $500 million in aggregate principal amount (the "Maximum Tender Amount") of its outstanding 4.80% Senior Notes due 2014 (the "Notes"). The tender offer is being made upon, and is subject to, the terms and conditions set forth in the Offer to Purchase, dated May 28, 2013 (the "Offer to Purchase") and the related Letter of Transmittal. The following...

2013-05-28 12:22:56

More than 100,000 Participating Customers Help Prevent Brownouts and Spare the Air SAN FRANCISCO, May 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 100,000 residential customers of Pacific Gas and Electric Co. (PG&E) are now participating in the SmartRate(TM) program--five times the number a year ago--giving them an opportunity to save money by conserving energy on a handful of hot afternoons this summer. Participating customers last year saved an average of 12 percent on their summer...

2013-05-23 12:28:23

SAN JOSE, Calif., May 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) and the California Energy Commission today unveiled an innovative battery energy storage system pilot project to better balance power needs of the electric grid. An official ribbon-cutting ceremony for the project was held at HGST, Inc's facility in east San Jose. The Yerba Buena Battery Energy Storage System Pilot Project charges batteries when demand is low and then sends reserved power to the grid...

2013-05-23 08:21:48

California Utility PG&E Will Discuss Safety Benefits of Picarro Technology at AGA Event SANTA CLARA, Calif., May 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Picarro Inc. will participate in an Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Natural Gas STAR workshop during the American Gas Association (AGA) Operations Conference in Orlando, Fla., on Thursday, May 23. San Francisco-based Pacific Gas and Electric Company, a customer of Picarro Inc., will be on hand to talk about the technology and how it...

2013-05-10 16:20:41

For Graduation and Mother's Day Celebrations This Month, Keep Helium Filled Metallic Balloons Secured to a Weight and Away From Overhead Power Lines SAN FRANCISCO, May 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- May is National Electrical Safety Month and Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) offers important safety tips to help raise awareness of dangerous electrical hazards. Thousands of children and adults suffer critical and sometimes fatal injuries each year from accidental contact with...

2013-05-09 16:22:54

Now in its Third Year, Competition Will Award up to $25,000 in Prizes, Support State Goals SAN FRANCISCO, May 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) joins American Institute of Architects, San Francisco chapter (AIASF), in partnership with Tenderloin Neighborhood Development Corporation (TNDC), today to announce the opening of the third annual Architecture at Zero competition for zero net energy (ZNE) building designs. ZNE buildings produce as much clean...

2013-05-08 20:21:56

WASHINGTON, May 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) today expressed appreciation to U.S. Senators Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) and Rob Portman (R-OH) for their leadership in introducing the "Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act of 2013" and their recognition of the important role energy efficiency plays in the American economy (letter attached). The Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee favorably reported the legislation today, with broad...

2013-05-07 20:22:03

Fifth Year in a Row Utility Recognized by DiversityInc as a Leader in Diversity SAN FRANCISCO, May 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) has been recognized by DiversityInc as one of the top regional utilities in the country for its strong diversity practices. This is the fifth year in a row that the utility has been recognized by DiversityInc, a leading publication on diversity and businesses. "It is clear that U.S. companies are increasingly...

2013-05-06 20:20:48

SAN FRANCISCO, May 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) released the following statement from PG&E Corporation Chairman and CEO Tony Earley in response to filings by parties proposing fines and penalties related to the San Bruno accident, PG&E's operation of its gas transmission pipeline system in or near locations of higher population density, and recordkeeping investigations before the California Public Utilities Commission: "I understand the desire...

2013-05-03 12:21:28

FRESNO, Calif., May 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- In honor of Cinco de Mayo this weekend, PG&E and its Latino Employee Resource Group (ERG) will celebrate with Hispanic communities by participating in several Cinco de Mayo festivals in Northern and Central California. The utility's volunteers will share important information on gas and electric safety, energy efficiency and financial assistance programs. "Community Cinco de Mayo festivals provide the perfect venue for PG&E to reach our...