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Latest Southern California Gas Co. Stories

2013-04-29 12:23:07

LOS ANGELES, April 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) will provide information to business customers about the more than $10 million available in energy-efficiency incentives during its annual Business Expo. The Expo will be held 7 a.m.-2 p.m., Wednesday, May 8 at the Sheraton Fairplex Hotel and Conference Center, 601 W. McKinley Ave., Pomona, Calif. "The Business Expo allows businesses to learn how to use energy more efficiently and discover incentives that can...

2013-04-26 16:20:52

LOS ANGELES, April 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Anne Shen Smith, chairman and CEO of Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas), recently received a Corporate Leadership Award from the Center for Asian Americans United for Self Empowerment (CAUSE) at its annual dinner. The event featured representatives from corporations, nonprofit groups, local businesses and individuals committed to CAUSE's mission. That mission is to advance the political empowerment of the Asian Pacific American Community...

2013-04-22 12:25:28

LOS ANGELES, April 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) and Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) have teamed up to invest $440 million in energy efficiency funding into the community. The two utilities now offer several energy-saving, and potentially cost-saving, programs to residential and business customers in their joint service territory. "I applaud SoCalGas and LADWP for their unprecedented collaboration in offering energy-efficiency...

2013-04-11 20:21:00

SoCalGas' Richard D. Hobbs Also Receives Small Business Advocate Award LOS ANGELES, April 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) received two awards at the recent Greater Los Angeles African American Chamber of Commerce's (GLAAACC) 20(th) Anniversary Economic Awards Dinner on April 5 in Los Angeles. GLAAACC awarded SoCalGas with its Utility of the Year Award and Richard D. Hobbs, SoCalGas' director of supply management and supplier diversity received...

2013-04-02 12:25:10

LOS ANGELES, April 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- April is National Safe Digging Month and Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) is reminding residents and businesses to call 811 to have utility-owned lines marked before digging in the garden or at construction sites. Calling 811 or Underground Service Alert will help avoid possible injury or damage to hidden gas lines or service interruption. A utility line is damaged by digging once every three minutes nationwide, and many of these incidents...

2013-03-01 12:21:59

Company spends nearly 42 percent on diverse suppliers LOS ANGELES, March 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) achieved a record year in 2012 for contracting with Diverse Business Enterprises (DBEs) with nearly 42 percent of its contracting budget going to minority businesses for goods, supplies and services. DBE companies fall into three categories: Minority Business Enterprises (MBE), Women Business Enterprises (WBE) and Service-Disabled Veteran Business...

2013-02-11 20:21:41

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) has declared regular quarterly dividends for the preferred series stock of the company as follows: SoCalGas: Preferred Stock $0.375 per share Preferred Stock, Series A $0.375 per share The dividends are payable on April 15, 2013, to shareholders of record on March 10, 2013. Southern California Gas Co. has been delivering clean, safe and...

2013-02-07 20:20:34

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) is warning customers to be aware of a payment scam involving utility imposters demanding customers pay their energy bills with pre-paid cash cards or face immediate termination of utility service. The fraudulent activity has been reported in Los Angeles and at this time there are no indications that SoCalGas customers have been targeted. Customers of Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) have...

2013-01-11 20:20:41

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- As temperatures drop and residents look for ways to heat their homes, the risk of carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning increases. This why Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) and the Los Angeles Fire Department (LAFD) are reminding the public about important safety tips to reduce the risk of CO exposure. CO poisoning can occur as a result of a poorly ventilated heater or a CO leak from another source. Symptoms can include nausea,...

2013-01-03 08:22:08

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- As winter chills continue to hit the southland, Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) is offering energy and money-saving tips and encouraging customers to take simple steps to help them stay warm while keeping a blanket on natural gas bills. Home heating is the number one natural gas use for residential customers, accounting for up to 65 percent of a home's total winter gas use. "We know that a typical home's natural gas use for heating increases...