The Federal Communications Commission’s top consumer guides are now available in Chinese, Korean, Vietnamese and Tagalog to better serve Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) communities. Developed at the suggestion of several AAPI advocacy groups, these translated materials are provided to help consumers understand their rights and protections under telecommunications laws and FCC policies. Consumer guides address topics that range ... Read More »
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.—Pacific Gas and Electric Company today announced a new pilot program in partnership with Valley Clean Air Now (Valley CAN) and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local 684 and 100 to provide free electrical panel upgrades to encourage electric vehicle (EV) ownership in low-income, underserved communities. The PG&E Corporation Foundation will provide $75,000 in shareholder funds ... Read More »
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. — Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) has increased the support it is providing to Florida Power & Light (FPL) as the Florida energy company works to restore service in the wake of Hurricane Irma. About 30 PG&E customer service representatives are now answering customer service calls for FPL in order to help the company effectively manage ... Read More »
Though Hurricane Irma continued north toward Georgia and South Carolina, millions are still without power across Florida.
On Tuesday, September 12, PG&E crews supported restoration efforts for the second day this week in Jupiter, Florida – repairing or replacing downed power lines, broken poles and damaged transformers. On the first day of restoration, crews worked alongside FPL at two substations, made repairs at more than 40 locations and assisted with clearing vegetation and debris, putting up wire ... Read More »
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. — Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) crews are being deployed to help restore power to Floridians impacted by Hurricane Irma. About 125 PG&E employees, including line workers, equipment operators, supervisors and support personnel, will fly from California to Florida today as part of the Hurricane Irma response team. Crews from throughout PG&E’s 70,000-square-mile service area will ... Read More »
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.— As parents look for ways to save money on back-to-school shopping, schools are looking to save too – on their energy costs. Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) is helping hundreds of schools do just that, through energy efficiency rebates. PG&E has provided 385 elementary and secondary school districts in Northern and Central California with more than ... Read More »
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.—Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) today announced $10.3 million available in funding for the Multifamily Affordable Solar Housing (MASH) Program, which offers rebates for affordable solar energy to families in disadvantaged communities across Northern and Central California. Supported by the MASH program, solar energy can lower monthly energy costs for tenants, improve the quality of low-income multifamily ... Read More »
San Joaquin Regional Transit District (RTD) and StocktonCon offer free rides for super heroes, zombies, fairy princesses, and more!
Stockton, CA – Are you a super hero forced to dress like a normal human most days of the year? Is your best princess gown gathering dust in your castle closet? As a zombie, are you tired of only going out at night? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then this offer is for you! StocktonCon will ... Read More »