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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

Video: San Diego's Collaborative Fire Preparedness Efforts

Oct 4, 2017

In partnership with the County, City, CAL FIRE and others to prevent and fight future wildfires, each year we add more tools including additional crews and equipment, providing more air support, making the electric... Read more

Smart Pigs Keeping Pipelines Safe

Oct 3, 2017

PIG. It is not just a farm animal, it also stands for pipeline inspection gauge, a robotic sensor that travels inside a natural gas pipeline to gather data about its integrity and to detect corrosion.Prioritizing safety... Read more

SDG&E to Expand Effort to Upgrade Mobile Home Park Utility...

Sep 29, 2017

Pilot program receives approval for continuation and expansion to enhance safety and service reliability for mobile home residentsMobile home park residents throughout San Diego County will have their electric and... Read more

County and Rural Fire Agencies Awarded $100,000 for Vital Fire...

Sep 27, 2017

Today, San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) announced a $100,000 charitable grant to purchase San Diego County Fire and rural fire agencies essential equipment and medical apparatus to better serve local communities... Read more

How San Diego Prepares for Fire Season

Sep 20, 2017

With the threat of a severe fire season looming, now is the time to make sure household disaster plans are updated or created, so you are fully prepared for the region’s next emergency.At SDG&E, we’re... Read more

A Commitment to a Zero Accident Culture

Sep 15, 2017

At SDG&E, safety is our highest priority, the foundation of our company. It influences every action we take and decision we make as we provide reliable energy to our customers.To reinforce these principles and find... Read more

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