On July 18, the Skycrane Heli-tanker 729 (aka “Goliath”) was launched quickly from its seasonal home at Gillespie Field in El Cajon to assist in fighting the Feather Fire in Barona

SDG&E’s Skycrane Makes Critical Difference in Knocking Down...

Jul 22, 2016

Early in the afternoon of July 18, a brushfire broke out near Featherstone Canyon Road in Barona, burning just east of the Barona Resort and Casino, roughly 32 miles northeast of downtown San Diego. Within minutes, the... Read more

SDG&E Awards $900,000 to Community Safety Partners

Jul 18, 2016

Contribution provides critical support for community fire preparedness and prevention programs     More than 80 San Diego County community-based organizations dedicated to fire preparedness and emergency... 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

SDG&E's project in the Cleveland National Forest will reduce fire risk and improve system safety and reliability in an approximately 880-square mile area in the forest and rural eastern San Diego County.

CPUC Gives SDG&E "Green Light" to Enhance Fire...

May 31, 2016

Residents, Visitors to Cleveland National Forest Will Benefit    SAN DIEGO, May 31, 2016 – The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) recently voted unanimously to give San Diego Gas &... Read more

Meet the SDG&E Employees Changing the Solar Landscape

Apr 12, 2016

Mike Colburn & Ken Parks, inventors of the Renewable Meter AdapterThis article is the third in a four-part series on SDG&E’s commitment to providing solutions for our customers through innovations like the... Read more

More than 4,000 SDG&E customers have used a Renewable Meter Adapter for safer, quicker and less expensive private solar installations

Employee Invention Aims to Make Solar for Individual Homes...

Apr 4, 2016

As private solar adoption for individual homeowners in the region continues to expand, so do opportunities to improve the process. In 2012, after recognizing that electrical panel upgrades were creating a roadblock for... Read more