SDG&E Leads America in Undergrounding Power Lines

Jan 5, 2017

Innovation and collaboration key to undergrounding more than 10,000 miles of power linesEvery day, the employees of SDG&E are hard at work to ensure everyone—including families, healthcare providers, schools... Read more

Natural gas is an efficient and reliable energy source for the ice rink’s operations to support the many skating and hockey programs.

How Natural Gas Fuels the San Diego Ice Arena

Jan 4, 2017

Safe, reliable and clean…pretty much sums up why natural gas fuels the San Diego Ice Arena in Mira Mesa according to owner Philip Linssen. Check out this video to learn about how clean natural gas keeps the ice... Read more

SDG&E starts 2017 with new leadership, as Scott D. Drury assumes the role of President for the energy company.

SDG&E President, Scott D. Drury, Begins Role

Jan 3, 2017

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 3, 2017 – The New Year brings new leadership to San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) as Scott D. Drury becomes president of the energy company. Drury succeeds Jeff Martin, who has become... Read more

The “G” in SDG&E

Dec 27, 2016

When most of us think of SDG&E, you probably think of the electricity the company provides that you use in your homes and businesses. But, because the other half of our business is underground and essentially out-of... Read more

SDG&E has replaced more than 7,000 wood poles with durable steel poles throughout the San Diego region

SDG&E Replacing Wood Poles with Steel to Enhance Fire Safety

Dec 16, 2016

SDG&E’s highest priorities include enhancing safety and promoting a reliable flow of energy to customers. As part of this commitment, SDG&E is strengthening the region’s energy grid by replacing... Read more

SDG&E to Upgrade Infrastructure in Orange County

Dec 15, 2016

Project will bolster reliability by adding a second power source for the 300,000 residents in the southern portion of Orange CountySAN DIEGO, Dec. 15, 2016 – Today, in a 5-0 vote, the California Public Utilities... Read more

SDG&E's troublemen keep the lights on – rain or shine.

Rain or Shine SDG&E’s Troublemen are ready to serve

Dec 15, 2016

With rain in the forecast, we wanted to introduce our customers to Rick Mendoza. Rick has been working to keep the power on in rain, shine, sleet and snow for more than 40 years! If the lights go out in your... 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&E has taken the first  FAA approved unmanned aircraft system program in America from the infancy phase to... 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

San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) is leading the nation in energy storage, just as we are with other clean innovations such as electric vehicles and renewable energy. On Dec. 6, Utility Dive published a... Read more

Meet Victor “Vic” Romero: Channeling Reliability for 39 Years

Nov 21, 2016

It was less than one week ago that SDG&E was recognized with the top honor for our electric reliability record in the western United States and we are continuing to thank every single employee for their hard work... Read more

2016 marks the 11th straight year SDG&E has been recognized for providing the most reliable service in the West to our customers.

SDG&E Begins Another Decade as “Best In The West” in...

Nov 17, 2016

Company achieves #1 ranking for 11 consecutive yearsSan Diego and southern Orange counties experience fewer and shorter outages over last two decadesSAN DIEGO, Nov. 17, 2016 – Last night, San Diego Gas &... Read more

Electric Troubleshooter Daryl Hollins has worked for SDG&E for 23 years

Diversity in the Golden State Highlighted in New Report

Nov 2, 2016

According to a national report published this month, San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) has the highest level of diversity among privately owned utilities in California.“The private utility with the highest... Read more

SDG&E to Add More Storage to Improve Regional Reliability

Aug 18, 2016

New battery projects will be located at SDG&E substation sites      SAN DIEGO, Aug. 18, 2016 – The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) today approved a proposal by San Diego Gas... Read more

APWA presented SDG&E with a Public Works Utility Project of the Year Award for conducting one of the largest safety enhancements of natural gas pipelines in the region’s history.

SDG&E Pipeline Safety Effort Recognized as Public Works...

Jun 14, 2016

San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) has received an award from the American Public Works Association (APWA) for conducting one of the largest safety enhancements of natural gas pipelines in the... Read more

The Bay Boulevard substation went online on June 11, 2016, replacing the 50-year-old South Bay substation. The new substation will improve reliability in the South Bay.

SDG&E Powers Up New State-of-the-Art Infrastructure to...

Jun 13, 2016

New site also will help to achieve Chula Vista’s plan for waterfront     This weekend, San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) energized a new substation along Bay Boulevard in Chula... Read more