Big Equipment Helps Deliver on Big Aspirations

Nov 29, 2017

Transmission towers and distribution lines are a visual reminder of how you receive safe and reliable power in your home or business every day. Behind the scenes, however, we are continuing to invest in new technologies... Read more

Wishing You a Happy Thanksgiving!

Nov 22, 2017

Wishing you and yours a happy & safe Thanksgiving!

Save-the-Date: Nov. 6 Discussion on Electric Reliability

Nov 1, 2017

Learn about the ways we’re working to improve our customer’s experienceJoin us for our Annual Electric Reliability Meeting, Monday, November 6 at the Energy Innovation Center to learn more about the efforts... Read more

Modernizing and Upgrading Infrastructure to Ensure Long-term...

Oct 6, 2017

San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) today filed a rate request with the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) to modernize and upgrade infrastructure to ensure long-term reliability and safety, and maximize... Read more

Utilities See Benefits in Energy Storage, Even Without Mandates

Sep 14, 2017

The following article was first published in Utility Dive on Sept. 12, 2017.  Energy storage is moving into prime time for utilities concerned about the ability of their grids to handle intermittent resources.The... Read more

In Remembrance: 9/11 Attacks

Sep 11, 2017

Today, on the 16th anniversary of the September 11 attacks, we remember those who were senselessly killed, recognize all who survived and honor the sacrifices of first responders and recovery workers. 

Microgrids: Small But Mighty

Sep 5, 2017

Editor’s Note:  Over the past decade, SDG&E has been continually perfecting one of the first large, utility-scale microgrids in the United States—the Borrego Springs Microgrid—located in a... Read more

Heat Wave Prompts Energy Conservation Efforts Statewide

Sep 1, 2017

CAISO issues Flex AlertAs the heat wave is forecast to continue through Labor Day weekend, the California Independent System Operator (ISO) has issued a statewide Flex Alert today, Sept. 1, calling for voluntary... Read more

#10WeeksOfSummer: Managing a Power Grid

Aug 31, 2017

Every single day, the California Independent System Operator (ISO) works hard to manage the high-voltage transmission system that provides power to 30 million customers. In fact, the ISO grid is one of the largest in... Read more

SDG&E Activates Reduce Your Use REWARDS Program Tomorrow,...

Aug 30, 2017

Customers are encouraged to save energy to earn a bill creditSDG&E has called a Reduce Your Use Rewards event for tomorrow, Thursday, Aug. 31, due to continued hot weather throughout the region causing a rise in... Read more

California ISO Issues Statewide Flex Alert Due to Heat Wave

Aug 29, 2017

The following news release was issued by the California Independent System Operator today:Today, the California Independent System Operator (ISO) issued a statewide Flex Alert, calling for voluntary electricity... Read more

SDG&E Shares Tips on How to Beat the Heat

Aug 28, 2017

Enough electric resources have been secured to meet increased demandSAN DIEGO, Aug. 28, 2017 – As triple-digit temperatures approach San Diego over the next several days, San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E)... Read more

Construction Update: Sycamore to Peñasquitos Transmission Project

Aug 23, 2017

At SDG&E, enhancing the power grid is just one way we are working to becoming the cleanest, safest, most reliable energy company in America. With that in mind, we are currently making improvements to infrastructure... Read more

SDG&E Prepared for the "Great American Eclipse"

Aug 17, 2017

Company secures enough energy to power San Diego when solar generation expected to significantly dropSAN DIEGO, Aug. 17, 2017 – On August 21, during the mid-morning hours in San Diego, the moon will pass in front... Read more

Reliability: Point Loma Substation is Getting a New Look

Aug 1, 2017

Our mission is providing you with clean, safe and reliable energy. To do this we make improvements to our system throughout the year which includes upgrading existing substations to help meet the increasing demand for... Read more