The Pacific Gas and Electric Company , commonly known as PG, is the utility that provides natural gas and electricity to most of the northern two-thirds of California, from Bakersfield almost to the Oregon border. It is a subsidiary of the PG Corporation. PG was founded in 1905 and is currently headquartered in the Pacific Gas & Electric Building in San Francisco. In the 1850s, manufactured gas was being introduced as means of lighting for the first time and coal gasification works were being built in the larger eastern American cities. San Francisco pioneer foundryman and blacksmith...
|Headquarters:||San Francisco, California|
|Industries:||Electric and Other Services Combined, Natural gas, Electric Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution|