Bloomberg the Company & Products

Bloomberg Anywhere Login

Bloomberg

Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world.

Company

Financial Products

Enterprise Products

Media

Customer Support

  • Americas

    +1 212 318 2000

  • Europe, Middle East, & Africa

    +44 20 7330 7500

  • Asia Pacific

    +65 6212 1000

Communications

Industry Products

Media Services

Follow Us


April 24, 2015 9:14 PM ET

Electric Utilities

Company Overview of Pacific Gas and Electric Company

Company Overview

Pacific Gas and Electric Company transmits, distributes, and sells electricity and natural gas to customers in Northern and Central California. The company generates electricity using nuclear, hydroelectric, fossil fuel-fired, fuel cell, and photovoltaic sources. It owns and operates 18,100 circuit miles of interconnected transmission lines, 141,700 circuit miles of distribution lines, 55 transmission switching substations, and 603 distribution substations; and natural gas transmission, storage, and distribution system consisting of approximately 42,700 miles of distribution pipelines, and 6,400 miles of backbone and local transmission pipelines. Pacific Gas and Electric Company serves resid...

77 Beale Street

PO Box 770000

San Francisco, CA 94177

United States

Founded in 1905

22,569 Employees

Phone:

415-973-7000

Key Executives for Pacific Gas and Electric Company

President, Director and Member of Executive Committee
Age: 54
Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer, Vice President and Controller
Age: 52
Senior Vice President of Engineering, Construction & Operations
Age: 46
Director, Chairman of Executive Committee, Chairman of PG&E Corporation, Chief Executive Officer of PG&E Corporation and President of PG&E Corporation
Age: 65
Senior Vice President of Financial Services
Age: 56
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Pacific Gas and Electric Company Key Developments

The California Public Utilities Commission Fines Pacific, Gas & Electric Co. $1.6 Billion for San Bruno Explosion

The California Public Utilities Commission voted on April 9, 2015, to fine Pacific, Gas & Electric Co. $1.6 billion in penalties for its role in the September 2010 San Bruno gas pipeline explosion that killed eight people, injured dozens and destroyed or damaged about 100 homes. The new penalty is $200 million more than an earlier internal recommendation by the San Francisco-based agency's administrative law judges assigned to the case. Along with earlier penalties related to the San Bruno incident, the total fines imposed on PG&E now exceed $2.2 billion.

Pacific Gas & Electric Company Appoints Julie Kane as Chief Ethics and Compliance Officer

Pacific Gas & Electric Company has appointed Julie Kane as chief ethics and compliance officer. With her election by the Board of Directors, Kane will serve as a Senior vice president directly reporting to PG&E Corporation Chairman, CEO and President Tony Earley with additional reporting responsibility to the Audit Committee of the Board of Directors.

Tauron, Energa Reportedly Interested In Privatisation Of PKP Energetyka

Tauron Polska Energia Spolka Akcyjna (WSE:TPE) and ENERGA Spólka Akcyjna (WSE:ENG) are reportedly interested in acquiring PKP Energetyka Sp. z o.o. Others bidders include Pacific Gas and Electric Company, Enea AB (OM:ENEA), Infracapital, Equity Trustees Ltd. (ASX:EQT) and KKR & Co. L.P. (NYSE:KKR).

Similar Private Companies By Industry

Company Name Region
Burney Forest Products United States
Chariton Valley Electric Cooperative, Inc. United States
New Brunswick Electric Power Commission United States
KLT Energy Services, Inc. United States
Dynegy Midwest Generation LLC United States

Recent Private Companies Transactions

Type
Date
Target
No transactions available in the past 12 months.
 

Stock Quotes

Market data is delayed at least 15 minutes.

Company Lookup

Most Searched Private Companies

Company Name Geographic Region
Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights Under Law United States
NYC2012, Inc. United States
Bertelsmann AG Europe
Rush University United States
Greater Houston Partnership United States

Sponsored Financial Commentaries

Sponsored Links

Report Data Issue

To contact Pacific Gas and Electric Company, please visit www.pge.com. Company data is provided by Capital IQ. Please use this form to report any data issues.

Please enter your information in the following field(s):
Update Needed*

All data changes require verification from public sources. Please include the correct value or values and a source where we can verify.

Your requested update has been submitted

Our data partners will research the update request and update the information on this page if necessary. Research and follow-up could take several weeks. If you have questions, you can contact them at bwwebmaster@businessweek.com.