Metering.com recently conducted an exclusive interview with California, United States-based Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) to find out more about this 101-year-old utility giant.
Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) has recently been in the news after it has received the thumbs up from the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) for its advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) SmartMeter™ program.
[img:GSPruett.thumbnail.jpg|Greg S. Pruett, Senior Vice President, Corporate Relations, PG&E]San Francisco, CA, U.S.A. --- (METERING.COM) --- November 2, 2007 – U.S. utility PG&E Corporation has announced promotions and a new appointment to its leadership team. The company’s board of directors has elected Greg S. Pruett to senior vice president, Corporate Relations. In addition, the board of directors of PG&E Corporation's utility unit, Pacific Gas and Electric Company, has elected Patricia M. Lawicki as senior vice president and chief information officer for the utility; Geisha J. Williams as senior vice president, Energy Delivery; William D. Hayes as vice president, Maintenance and Construction; and Mark S. Johnson, vice president, Electric Operations and Engineering.
[img:Micheal%20Peevy_0.jpg|Michael R. Peevey, President, CPUC]San Francisco, CA, U.S.A. --- (METERING.COM) --- October 19, 2009 - Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) will be required to obtain an independent verification of the accuracy of its smart meters currently being deployed in Bakersfield, the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) has decided.
The move comes in response to concerns expressed by consumers as well as state Senators Dean Florez and Roy Ashburn over high energy bills that have occurred at the same time PG&E installed smart meters in Bakersfield.