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PG&E offers free furnace inspections, gas pilot relights

SACRAMENTO — With winter nearing and nighttime temperatures beginning to cool, Pacific Gas and Electric Company encourages customers to call 1-800-PGE-5000 now to schedule an appointment to turn on furnace pilot lights for winter and check natural gas appliances for safety and efficiency. “We want every family that we serve to be safe and warm […]

Comments Off / November 20, 2014 | Posted in News | Read More »

PG&E warns of scams

SAN FRANCISCO — Pacific Gas and Electric Company has learned of an e-mail 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 e-mails that appeared to be bills sent by PG&E. This is similar to email […]

Comments Off / January 19, 2014 | Posted in News | Read More »

Call before you dig

SAN FRANCISCO — Pacific Gas and Electric Company reminds its customers and third-party contractors to call 8-1-1 before starting any excavation project, large or small. Excavation damage is among the leading causes of pipeline accidents in the United States. So far in 2013, PG&E has experienced more than 1,000 incidents where a third party dug into […]

Comments Off / July 28, 2013 | Posted in News | Read More »

PG&E Bright Minds awards full scholarships for college, university or vocational school

SAN FRANCISCO — Pacific Gas and Electric Company recently announced that it is accepting applications from students to receive PG&E Bright Minds scholarships, as well as scholarships from the utility’s Employee Resource Groups. Through its Bright Minds Scholarship program, PG&E will award up to $1 million in scholarships to enable high school, community college and “non-traditional” students […]

Comments Off / January 29, 2013 | Posted in News | Read More »