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Partnering to Protect Our Communities from Wildfire

Oct 20, 2017

The following article was originally posted by the East County Californian:The potential for a severe wildfire season fueled by an abundance of dead vegetation from years of drought is real. It’s something local... Read more

Fire Preparedness and Response to Keep You Safe

Oct 20, 2017

Fly over the San Diego region with San Diego Fire-Rescue Department Chief Brian Fennessy and SDG&E VP Mitch Mitchell to learn about the new technology, additional equipment and better working relationships that make... Read more

Ready, Set, Go!

Oct 20, 2017

No one knows when or where the next major wildfire will occur in our region. But it is a question of when—not if—it will happen. That's why San Diego Fire-Rescue has partnered with the International... Read more

Tackling San Diego's Biggest Threat as a Team

Oct 19, 2017

Having the right tools matters. Having the right partners is key when it comes to preventing and battling wildfires: 

First of Its Kind Firefighting Technologies to Keep You Safe...

Oct 18, 2017

Watch how battlefield technology, weather science and other innovative tools are being used to prevent and fight wildfires and keep you safe: 

Modernizing Our System to Be More Resilient

Oct 17, 2017

New equipment, technology and improved local collaboration are making SDG&E and the region better prepared to prevent and respond to wildfires than in years past: 

Together, We are Better Prepared to Fight Fires

Oct 16, 2017

San Diego is at the peak of what experts describe as a challenging fire season. The region has been working together and preparing for years to protect our communities: 

Santa Ana Conditions Forecast for Weekend

Oct 13, 2017

According to SDG&E’s meteorologists, high temperatures, low humidity and high winds are expected to impact most communities east of Interstate 15 this weekend. With peak winds forecast to reach 30–40 mph... Read more

Innovation Enhances Safety: Wildfire Risk Reduction Model

Oct 13, 2017

Over the past decade, we have been expanding and leveraging innovative technologies so the region has more information to be prepared for catastrophic wildfires.One such innovation is a computer model that analyzes... Read more

Making Critical Connections: SDG&E Mobile Command Centers

Oct 12, 2017

One Sunday morning last June, as temperatures inched towards 100 degrees and gusty winds blew, a fire broke out in the southeast San Diego community of Potrero.Under the harsh weather conditions, the Border Fire... Read more

SDG&E’s Aircrane: Saving Communities, One Big Water Drop at...

Oct 11, 2017

The threat of wildfires has become a year-long reality in the San Diego region. But this fall, experts say it’s going to be an extremely challenging fire season. That’s why the county, city, CAL FIRE, SDG... Read more

Keeping Nature at a Safe Distance

Oct 10, 2017

From jacarandas to queen palms to crape myrtles, trees grace our communities, providing us with shade, clean air and beauty. As you walk down streets in your neighborhood, on occasion you may notice trees growing... Read more

Working Together to Improve Regional Safety

Oct 9, 2017

From beaches and bays, to deserts and mountains, the climate and terrain of San Diego County is unique. This variety poses challenges in preparing for and fighting wildfires, which is why we work with regional partners... Read more

Leveraging Technology and Partnering to Protect Our Communities...

Oct 9, 2017

By San Diego Fire-Rescue Department Chief Brian FennessyHistory has demonstrated over and over that there is no bigger threat to life and property than wildland fire in San Diego County. While it’s not possible to... 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

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