PG&E upgrades Wildfire Safety Operations Center

SAN FRANCISCO -- To help further reduce wildfire risk, Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) recently completed significant upgrades to its Wildfire Safety Operations Center (WSOC).   The emergency center serves as PG&E's 24/7 hub for monitoringwildfire risks and coordinating prevention and response efforts acrossNorthern and Central California. It is located at the company's headquarters in San Francisco and opened in May 2018 as an additional wildfire safety precaution.   The center providesa birds-eye view of PG&E high-fire threat areas, which encompass about 50 percent of the company's 70,000-square-mile service area. The center also assimilate...

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