Innovative

SDG&E employee powers her drive with electric.

Tales of a New EV Driver: Life in the Fast Lane

Dec 28, 2016

On a recent morning commute to the office, SDG&E's Senior Director of Clean Transportation...Read more

Smart Thermostats Now Eligible for $50 Incentive!

Dec 22, 2016

If a Smart Thermostat is on your holiday wish list you’re in luck! If you are a SDG&E...Read more

Introduced in 2014, the SAWTI leverages cutting-edge fire science to classify the likelihood of catastrophic wildfires during Santa Ana conditions.

Advancing the Understanding of Santa Ana Winds and Wildfires

Dec 21, 2016

Santa Ana winds have always been a concern for Southern Californians. Under certain conditions,...Read more

SDG&E Transforming Vehicle Fleet to Improve Air Quality

Dec 14, 2016

Upgrades to improve air quality and reduce harmful emissions Plug-in hybrids to leverage...Read more

As part of our commitment to delivering safe, reliable electric and gas service, SDG&E leverages UAS technology to safely inspect power lines and gas pipelines.

Business Journal Spotlights SDG&E's Innovative Use of...

Dec 8, 2016

Editor's note: The San Diego Business Journal recently took a bird's-eye view at how SDG...Read more

SDG&E’s 30-MW energy storage project in Escondido will be the largest battery energy storage project in America when completed in early 2017.

SDG&E’s Energy Storage Project Featured in Utility Dive

Dec 7, 2016

SDG&E is leading the nation in energy storage, just as we are with other clean innovations such as...Read more

As of November 30, SDG&E has connected more than 100,000 private rooftop solar systems to its reliable power grid.

Clean Energy Milestone: 100,000th Private Solar Array Connected...

Dec 6, 2016

SDG&E has connected more than 100,000 private rooftop solar systems to its reliable power grid...Read more

Don’t Miss Out on Your $25 Refrigerator Rebate

Nov 28, 2016

Did you take advantage of this year’s Black Friday sales and purchase a new refrigerator? If...Read more

SwRI and SDG&E won an R&D 100 Award for the Time REsilient System (TRES), designed to safeguard energy infrastructure, as one of the 100 most significant innovations for 2016.

SwRI, SDG&E Win 2016 R&D 100 Award for Power Grid Cyber...

Nov 21, 2016

Southwest Research Institute and SDG&E received an R&D 100 Award from R&D Magazine for inventing...Read more

The Renewable Meter Adapter was invented to overcome a growing obstacle on the pathway to private solar – electrical panel upgrades.

SDG&E Invention Spotlighted as One of San Diego’s Most...

Nov 8, 2016

Inspired by the growing demand for private solar, SDG&E invented the Renewable Meter Adapter...Read more

With reduced vehicle operating costs, extended vehicle life and more exportable power capabilities, these trucks are providing crews and linemen with the same look and feel but now with an operating system that is environmentally friendly and require less money to maintain.

New Plug-in Electric Hybrid Trucks Hit the Road

Nov 7, 2016

Driving green is just one way that we stand by our commitment of reducing our carbon footprint and...Read more

Customers can do a number of things on SDG&E's mobile app, including paying their bill, analyzing their energy use and more!

Eight Things You Can Do from SDG&E’s Mobile App

Sep 28, 2016

The ability to take care of business anywhere at any time is important to today’s consumer...Read more

SDG&E's Marketplace provides customers with a one-stop shop to research and purchase energy efficient products

SDG&E Marketplace: Simplifying Energy Savings from Start to...

Sep 28, 2016

From comparison shopping to applying for rebates, customers SDG&E Marketplace serves as a one-...Read more

SDG&E's training facility—Skills City—allows utility workers to simulate and train for a variety of emergency situations to best prepare to safely respond to incidents involving natural gas lines

SDG&E Advanced Training Facility Simulates “Real Life”...

Aug 30, 2016

On August 11, National Dig Alert Day, San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) invited local media...Read more

SDG&E to Add More Storage to Improve Regional Reliability

Aug 18, 2016

The CPUC today approved a proposal by SDG&E to build two new energy storage projects...Read more

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