PG&E Corporation earned a number of awards
in 2002 for our continued efforts to deliver outstanding environmental
performance at all levels of our organization. Here are some
examples we're proud to share.
- Pacific Gas and
Electric Company was awarded the U.S. EPA Climate Protection
Award. This prestigious award recognizes individuals,
companies and associations that have demonstrated outstanding
leadership, personal dedication and technical achievements
in reducing greenhouse gas emissions and protecting the climate.
- For the eighth straight year, the National Arbor Day Foundation's
Tree Line USA Award honored Pacific Gas and Electric
Company for our public education programs, arboreal worker
tree trimming practices and stewardship of urban forests.
- City of San Francisco and Building Owners and Managers Association
of San Francisco's Golden Dumpster Award for
recycling and waste minimization efforts at Pacific Gas and Electric
Company's headquarters buildings. The Utility received
the award for recycling 70% of its office waste.
- For the second year in a row, Pacific Gas and Electric Company
received the City of Davis Partner for a Cleaner Davis Award for
the operation of the Utility's 37-acre Davis fleet repair
facility. The award recognizes local businesses and government
agencies making significant contributions to the quality of the
local environment through their daily operations.
- Lake County, California, presented Pacific Gas and Electric
Company's Technical and Ecological Services Department
with a Clean Air Achievement Award for 20 years of the
Geysers Air Monitoring Program and 13 years of Clean Air Attainment.
- Pacific Gas and Electric Company received the Silver
Teal Award from Ducks Unlimited for a donation of
gas pipe for use in habitat restoration in Nevada's Lahontan
and California's Gray Lodge Wildlife Refuge.
- Logan Generating
Plant received the 2002 Corporate Environmental Stewardship
Award from the Partnership
for the Delaware Estuary
in recognition of efforts in restoring wetland and upland
habitat along the Delaware River.
- For the sixth straight year, NEG's Manchester
Street Station in Rhode Island received an Environmental
Merit Award from the Narragansett Bay Commission (NBC) for
perfect compliance in meeting NBC's stringent discharge