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Marker Balls on Power Lines Enhance Safety

Jul 18, 2017

Safety. It’s at the core of our values and at the heart of everything we do. Over the span of the next year, you may notice helicopters hovering near your neighborhood installing brightly colored balls on our... Read more

Building a Stronger Community Network for a Safer San Diego

Jul 13, 2017

Community safety organizations receive $700,000+ in SAFE San Diego grantsFrom the far reaches of East County to the coastlines of Carlsbad, safety got a helping hand today through SDG&E’s SAFE San Diego giving... Read more

#10WeeksofSummer: Behind the Forecast, SDG&E’s Weather Team

Jul 11, 2017

From wildfire threats to fierce winds and heavy rainstorms, weather can have the greatest impact on energy operations. At SDG&E, our goal is to deliver the cleanest, safest and most reliable energy to our customers... Read more

Wishing You a Happy Fourth of July

Jul 4, 2017

Whether you’re spending the day barbecuing, taking in some rays at the beach, or watching fireworks, our Independence Day is a great reason to celebrate. While enjoying this holiday, we’re also encouraging... Read more

Celebrating the 4th of July with an All-American Special

Jul 3, 2017

Enjoy a Friar Frank at Petco Park and Support San Diego’s Everyday HeroesCelebrating America’s birthday with America’s favorite pastime is a perfect match. And this Fourth of July, you can support some... Read more

Employee Invention Makes Safety Tests Portable

Jun 27, 2017

When the only thing between you and up to 12 kilovolts of electricity is a pair of rubber gloves, you want to be confident the gloves are in the safest condition. Enter SDG&E’s Protective Equipment Testing (... Read more

Energy Conservation Efforts Continue on Second Day of Flex Alert

Jun 21, 2017

As a result of rising temperatures, the California Independent System Operator’s (ISO) statewide Flex Alert continues today calling for voluntary electricity conservation from 2 p.m. to 9 p.m.Every year at SDG... Read more

SDG&E Encouraging Customers to Save Energy as Temperatures...

Jun 20, 2017

As temperatures continue to rise, the California Independent System Operator (ISO) has issued a statewide Flex Alert for today and tomorrow (June 20-21) calling for voluntary electricity conservation from 2 p.m. to 9 p.... Read more

Like humans, animals are susceptible to suffering breathing issues from smoke inhalation when escaping a house fire. And like humans, emergency care with the proper equipment is critical to saving lives. Unfortunately, when animals need to be resuscitated or receive clean oxygen, the tools aren’t always available.

Life-Saving Tools for Our Four-Legged Friends

Jun 15, 2017

To many of us, our pets are members of the family. The thought of losing our four-legged loved ones in a house fire can be devastating. While most of us have gone through at least one drill in our lives to learn how to... Read more

The bare-handing crew wear special suits and gloves that provides a shield and prevents discomfort from static charges when they touch the powerlines. While bare-handing may be dramatic to witness, the linemen undergo intensive training to ensure the utmost in safety when performing.

Safety at the Core of Bare-hand Technique

Jun 12, 2017

They climb up steel towers, shimmy along ladders and are sometimes air-lifted to reach a 500kV transmission line to make repairs. They are called bare-handers—an elite group of specially trained electric lineman... Read more

Meet Jon Brown, Gas Patroller

Jun 7, 2017

After 15 years on the job as an SDG&E Gas Patroller, Jon Brown knows the streets of San Diego pretty well. Not only is he familiar with his routes, he’s also grown used to the funny looks he often receives... Read more

Every day, millions of San Diego residents and businesses use more than 360 million cubic feet of natural gas to power their lives.

Building a Safer Natural Gas System

Jun 2, 2017

Every day, millions of San Diego residents and businesses use more than 360 million cubic feet of natural gas to power their lives. At SDG&E, we believe that safety is the highest priority for our customers,... Read more

“Going to Bat for San Diego” in Full Swing at Petco Park

May 31, 2017

SDG&E and the San Diego Padres team up for non-profits dedicated to building a safer San Diego Before the Padres stepped onto the field to earn a victory against the Chicago Cubs last night, SDG&E and the San... Read more

Just months after upgrading utility infrastructure for the 1,000th mobile home park residence, SDG&E is looking to help thousands more.

SDG&E Seeks to Extend Mobilehome Park Utility Upgrade Program

May 30, 2017

Goal is to install 6,600 additional new meters to enhance safety & reliability Just months after upgrading utility infrastructure for the 1,000th mobile home park residence, SDG&E is looking to help... Read more

Wishing You a Happy and Safe Memorial Day

May 29, 2017

As we celebrate, honor and remember the brave men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice while serving our nation on this Memorial Day, we want to wish everyone a safe and happy holiday.

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