PG&E hosts webinar on Community Wildfire Safety Program

Pacific Gas and Electric Company hosts a webinar for customers in Lassen, Butte and Plumas counties to share information about its plans to prevent wildfires and reduce the impacts of Public Safety Power Shutoff events on customers and communities. The webinar will be held from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 29.

Topics covered during the webinar will include improvements PG&E is implementing to make PSPS events smaller in size, shorter in length and smarter for customers, as well as local progress on key wildfire prevention work.

The interactive webinar will provide an opportunity for customers to hear about work in their community, ask questions of PG&E subject matter experts and share their feedback.

The public may access and register for the webinar at

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Listen live by dialing (855) 247-4312 and using conference ID, 6645158.

According to a statement from PG&E, “As we all work to fight coronavirus, we also know wildfire season is around the corner. PG&E’s work to prevent wildfires and reduce the impact of PSPS events is essential for the safety of customers and communities and will continue as long as PG&E can perform it safely for both employees and customers.

“With the increased wildfire threat our state faces, PG&E is enhancing and expanding our efforts to reduce wildfire risks and keep customers and communities safe. This includes reducing the impact of PSPS events, installing new grid technology, hardening the electric system and performing enhanced vegetation management.”

To learn more about PG&E’s wildfire safety efforts and how customers can prepare, go to