Visionary Voice: David Geier, Senior VP of Electric Operations

Jul 17, 2018

Editor's Note: The July issue of the Carlsbad Business Journal features a Q & A with our Senior Vice President of Electric Operations David Geier as part of its Visionary Voices series on regional leaders. In... Read more

Practical Tips to Help You Chill During the Heat Wave

Jul 6, 2018

With our region experiencing triple-digit heat and extreme fire danger, keep cool and safe during the heat wave by following these tips:Cool ZonesMore than a hundred facilities throughout our region - libraries,... Read more

SDG&E Activates Reduce Your Use Rewards Program During Heat...

Jul 5, 2018

With forecasted record temperatures expected to drive higher-than-normal electric demand, SDG&E is activating our Reduce Your Use rewards program Friday, July 6, between 2-6 p.m. and urging residents who voluntarily... Read more

Innovation Highlight: Mobile App Enhances Grid Safety

Jul 2, 2018

It’s a big job to stay on top of inspections and maintenance for 225,000 power poles, 10,500 miles of underground systems, 5,600 miles of overhead systems, and 1,000 distribution circuits – spread out over 4... Read more

Tips for Saving Money with a Time-of-Use Energy Pricing Plan

Jun 12, 2018

When summer weather heats up, energy bills mirror the temperature gauge as people crank up their air conditioning, fans and pool pumps.Historically, reducing energy use has been the only way to save on your energy bill... Read more

San Diego to Puerto Rico for a Once-in-a-Lifetime Mission

Jun 8, 2018

When Puerto Rico put out a call for help after Hurricane Maria devastated the island, one of our own raised her hand and volunteered to join thousands of utility workers from across America to help restore power there.... Read more

Upgrading Miles of Natural Gas Pipelines to Enhance Safety

Jun 7, 2018

About 880,000 homes and businesses in our region rely on natural gas every day for heating and cooking and to run the equipment that drives our economy. To ensure our customers continue to receive safe and reliable... Read more

Five New Energy Storage Projects to Support A Cleaner, More...

Jun 4, 2018

Energy storage is creating a cleaner, more reliable power grid in the San Diego region, and more storage is on the way.San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) announced today that five new energy storage projects... Read more

New Energy Pricing Plans Add More Choice and Control for...

May 31, 2018

San Diego Gas & Electric’s (SDG&E) new Time of Use (TOU) pricing plans are giving residents more choices and control over their energy bills. These plans offer savings for customers who can shift some of... Read more

Drone Helps String Cable, Saving Hours of Work

May 30, 2018

You may have heard of drones being used to deliver medical supplies to remote areas that are not easily accessible by other means. Here in our region, drones are being deployed in novel ways as well.Recently, our... Read more

A Smarter Power Grid One Phas(or) at a Time

May 16, 2018

A Smarter Power Grid One Phas(or) at a TimeWhen you think of the power grid, you probably think of poles, wires and electrical boxes. But what makes our regional grid smart, reliable, safe, and efficient is the behind-... Read more

The Future of Clean Energy

May 14, 2018

Editor's Note: The “Future of Clean Energy,” the cover story in the May/June issue of Electric Perspectives is written by our President Scott Drury. In this article, he lays out what SDG&E has done... Read more

#ThankALineman Today

Apr 18, 2018

Every day our linemen and women are up bright and early preparing to conquer the day. They strap on their boots, jump in their utility bucket trucks and head into work where they are tasked with keeping the lights on... Read more

Keeping the Lights on with Laser Light Technology

Mar 30, 2018

Maintaining the power grid is a perpetual effort. But lately we’ve begun getting some help from the sky. Using a helicopter, our highly-trained aviation crew is using sophisticated surveying technology to capture... Read more

Celebrating Natural Gas Utility Workers' Day

Mar 18, 2018

It takes a small army of highly trained workers to safely deliver natural gas to the 880,000 customers in our region, so they can rely on it to keep their homes warm, prepare food, and heat water.  This Sunday is... Read more