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When You Eat, Sleep and Breathe Fire Safety

Jun 18, 2018

Working for a cause that you believe in is what most of us aspire to and for Penney Newell, that cause is fire safety and emergency preparedness.As a senior community relations manager at SDG&E, Penney is... 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

SDG&E Receives Prestigious EEI Edison Award for Enhancing...

Jun 6, 2018

The Edison Electric Institute (EEI) today named San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) the winner of the 2018 Edison Award, the electric power industry’s most prestigious and coveted honor. Recognized for its... Read more

National Magazine Highlights SDG&E’s State-of-the-Art...

Jun 5, 2018

Editor's Note: Our President, Scott Drury, recently sat down with Public Utilities Fortnightly for a conversation about the portfolio of cutting-edge tools and engineering innovations that SDG&E has developed to... Read more

The Future of Clean Energy

May 14, 2018

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 and will do in the... Read more

Let’s Work Together to Get Better Prepared for Wildfires

May 11, 2018

The SoCal lifestyle comes with a lot of perks – plentiful sunshine, beautiful beaches, and a fun outdoor culture, but unfortunately, it also includes living nearly year- round with wildfire risk.Recently, Gov.... Read more

Wildfire Awareness Week: Are You Prepared for the Next Emergency?

May 9, 2018

Editor’s note: Like the rest of California, our region’s safety and resiliency is being challenged by the effects of rising temperatures, prolonged drought, increased wildfire frequency and other severe... Read more

Don't Let Mylar Balloons Ruin the Party: Keep Them Away...

May 1, 2018

May has arrived and that means Mother’s Day, Father’s Day and graduation celebrations are around the corner. These festivities are often accompanied by Mylar balloons – colorful, festive decorations... Read more

SDG&E Extends Apology for Disruption Caused by Gas...

Apr 30, 2018

As part of ongoing maintenance, SDG&E crews purged gas this morning from a gas line in National City in order to safely make upgrades to the pipeline. Unfortunately, the smell of gas emanating from this work... Read more

Local Firefighters Getting Prepared for Upcoming Fire Season

Apr 30, 2018

Editor’s note: The annual Wildland Fire Preparedness Exercise wrapped up this past Friday on the Pala Indian Reservation. Hundreds of regional firefighting forces came together for specialized training on... Read more

Top 3 Tips for Pruning and Planting Trees at Home

Apr 27, 2018

With trees, beauty is more than branch deep. Trees add beauty to our neighborhoods, help clean the air and provide much needed shade, but they can also create serious dangers when not properly maintained. When branches... Read more

Spring into Safety: Always Call 811 Before Digging

Apr 20, 2018

DIY digging projects are as much of a harbinger of spring as warmer temperatures and longer days. But did you know that failing to call 811 before digging results in damage to a buried utility line once every nine... 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

SDG&E Mobile Field Command Trailer and Firefighters

You Spoke, We Listened: Safety Roundtable Recap

Apr 12, 2018

Over the past two months, we co-hosted six Safety Roundtables throughout the region with various organizations, engaging community members in valuable conversations about emergency preparedness and electric service... Read more

Got Leaking Gas Valves? We May Be Able to Help!

Apr 10, 2018

When our field technicians go out to homes to investigate gas leaks, check appliances, and respond to other routine service calls, the most common problem they come across is old, leaking or improperly installed valves... Read more

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