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2014-01-09 00:20:16

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) has learned of an email scam targeting residents across the United States. The utility has received calls from people, both within its service area and outside of it, reporting that they have received suspicious emails that appeared to be bills sent by PG&E. This is similar to email and phone scams that have been happening recently throughout the country involving several utilities. "It's unacceptable...

2013-12-31 12:21:18

Rates Will Increase to Pay for Clean-Energy Programs, Enhanced Safety and Reliability SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Typical residential customers of Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) will see a forecast increase of about 2.8 percent, or $3.38, in their combined natural gas and electric bills due to rate changes on January 1 to pay for higher wholesale energy purchase costs as well as work to maintain and modernize the utility's infrastructure to meet higher...

2013-12-30 16:20:44

SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- As temperatures fluctuate this winter, Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) urges customers to be mindful of the dangers associated with carbon monoxide. Several tragic cases of carbon monoxide poisoning take place each year during the winter months as people try to stay warm using a variety of heat sources. Carbon monoxide is a colorless, tasteless and odorless gas that is created by the incomplete combustion of fossil fuels and wood. If...

2013-12-19 20:20:38

Utility Proposes Three-Year Plan to Continue Maintaining and Modernizing its Gas System to Meet Tougher Safety Standards and Goals SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) today provided state regulators with its comprehensive proposal for 2015-17 to continue maintaining and modernizing its approximately 6,750 miles of gas transmission pipelines and extensive storage facilities, which serve more than 4.4 million customers over an area of 70,000...

2013-12-19 16:23:42

SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) (NYSE: PCG) today issued the following statement regarding Line 147, a 3.8 mile cross-tie gas transmission line on the San Francisco Peninsula. The pipeline has been the subject of questions about its safety by the City of San Carlos. In addition, it has been the subject of a California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) proceeding regarding the company's self-reporting of records discrepancies...

2013-12-19 12:24:26

Annual "Campaign for the Community" Raises Funds for Nonprofit Organizations SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) announced today that its employees and retirees have raised more than $6.5 million to support nonprofit organizations and schools through the utility's annual giving initiative, Campaign for the Community. The total was the most ever pledged in the campaign's history and exceeded last year's total by $500,000. Employee...

2013-12-18 20:20:21

SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- PG&E Corporation (NYSE: PCG) today announced the election of Sara Cherry as Vice President, Investor Relations, effective January 1, 2014. Cherry's appointment follows the retirement of Gabriel Togneri, who joined PG&E in 1977 and became Vice President, Investor Relations in 2000. "Sara has a terrific background for this important role and she is passionate about ensuring that we communicate effectively with the investment...

2013-12-18 20:20:20

SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- PG&E Corporation (NYSE: PCG) today declared its fourth quarter 2013 regular cash dividend of 45.5 cents per share on the Corporation's common stock. The dividend is payable on January 15, 2014 to shareholders of record on December 31, 2013. In addition, PG&E Corporation's utility subsidiary, Pacific Gas and Electric Company, today declared the regular preferred stock dividend for the three-month period ending January 31, 2014, to...

2013-12-06 16:21:28

Advanced technology offers state-of-the-art approach to operations and emergency response SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) today unveiled the company's state-of-the-art Gas Control Center. The new facility, which houses both gas control and dispatch in San Ramon, will serve as PG&E's around-the-clock nerve center to monitor all aspects of its natural gas system across a 70,000-square-mile service area. Real-time information...

2013-12-03 16:22:25

SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) Board of Directors announced today the election of Gregg Lemler as Vice President of Electric Transmission Operations, effective December 1, 2013. Lemler is responsible for overseeing the safe, reliable, and efficient operation of PG&E's electric transmission system and its substations, and will report to Executive Vice President of Electric Operations Geisha Williams. "Gregg proves his...