Changing the Way We Do Business Using Unmanned Aircraft Systems

Jan 13, 2017

Editor's note: At SDG&E, operating the cleanest, safest, most reliable power grid often provides unique opportunities, including using new technologies, like Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS—sometimes... Read more

Simple Tips to Keep Warm for Less

Jan 12, 2017

With rain and chilly temperatures in the forecast, more and more people are turning up the heat in their homes and businesses. Whether you use natural gas or electricity to stay warm, we are offering simple steps every... Read more

Safe Operation of San Diego’s Natural Gas System

Jan 11, 2017

The pipes that deliver natural gas to most of our homes and businesses are underground, so we don’t always think twice when we’re cooking a meal or warming our home how the natural gas system works. But,... Read more

SDG&E Addresses Fire Safety

Jan 9, 2017

If you lived in San Diego County in October of 2007, you likely recall the unprecedented conditions, which were among the worst this region has seen with hurricane-force winds in excess of 75 miles per hour, high... Read more

SDG&E Leads America in Undergrounding Power Lines

Jan 5, 2017

Innovation and collaboration key to undergrounding more than 10,000 miles of power linesEvery day, the employees of SDG&E are hard at work to ensure everyone—including families, healthcare providers, schools... Read more

Natural gas is an efficient and reliable energy source for the ice rink’s operations to support the many skating and hockey programs.

How Natural Gas Fuels the San Diego Ice Arena

Jan 4, 2017

Safe, reliable and clean…pretty much sums up why natural gas fuels the San Diego Ice Arena in Mira Mesa according to owner Philip Linssen. Check out this video to learn about how clean natural gas keeps the ice... Read more

SDG&E starts 2017 with new leadership, as Scott D. Drury assumes the role of President for the energy company.

SDG&E President, Scott D. Drury, Begins Role

Jan 3, 2017

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 3, 2017 – The New Year brings new leadership to San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) as Scott D. Drury becomes president of the energy company. Drury succeeds Jeff Martin, who has become... Read more

Preparing for any emergency to enhance safety and promote a reliable flow of energy to our customers is one of our highest priorities.

SDG&E’s Proactive Approach to Fire Safety

Dec 29, 2016

While the official fire season may be behind us, safety preparedness is a year-round effort and one that SDG&E takes very seriously. Preparing for any emergency to enhance safety and promote a reliable flow of... Read more

The “G” in SDG&E

Dec 27, 2016

When most of us think of SDG&E, you probably think of the electricity the company provides that you use in your homes and businesses. But, because the other half of our business is underground and essentially out-of... Read more

If the lights go out in your neighborhood, you can get the latest outage information on SDG&E’s outage map or on the mobile app.

SDG&E Offers Tips for a Safe Holiday Weekend

Dec 23, 2016

With heavy rains expected this holiday weekend, our priority, at SDG&E, is the safety of customers. If the lights go out in your neighborhood you can get the latest outage information on SDG&E’s ... Read more

Introduced in 2014, the SAWTI leverages cutting-edge fire science to classify the likelihood of catastrophic wildfires during Santa Ana conditions.

Advancing the Understanding of Santa Ana Winds and Wildfires

Dec 21, 2016

Santa Ana winds have always been a concern for Southern Californians. Under certain conditions, these strong winds can fuel wildfires that threaten homes, property and livestock.Given the threats associated with Santa... Read more

Customers beware of pay-by-phone scam

SDG&E Urges Customers to be on “High Alert” for Scam Artists

Dec 19, 2016

National “Pay-by-Phone” scam targets customers this holiday seasonSAN DIEGO, Dec. 19, 2016 – Today, San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) issued a warning about a national scam that continues to... Read more

SDG&E has replaced more than 7,000 wood poles with durable steel poles throughout the San Diego region

SDG&E Replacing Wood Poles with Steel to Enhance Fire Safety

Dec 16, 2016

SDG&E’s highest priorities include enhancing safety and promoting a reliable flow of energy to customers. As part of this commitment, SDG&E is strengthening the region’s energy grid by replacing... Read more

SDG&E's troublemen keep the lights on – rain or shine.

Rain or Shine SDG&E’s Troublemen are ready to serve

Dec 15, 2016

With rain in the forecast, we wanted to introduce our customers to Rick Mendoza. Rick has been working to keep the power on in rain, shine, sleet and snow for more than 40 years! If the lights go out in your... Read more

SDG&E wants to warn customers of an ongoing pay-by-phone scam targeting customers nationwide to help them recognize and avoid falling victim to the fraud.

Pay-by-Phone Scam Continues to Target Customers

Dec 13, 2016

SDG&E recently worked with KUSI San Diego to get the word out about a pay-by-phone scam targeting the company’s customers. In some instances, scammers use technology to “spoof” caller ID, so that a... Read more