Primary Industry: Energy
Organization Type: Utility
SDG&E and SoCalGas are the CPUC regulated utility subsidiaries to Sempra Energy, a fortune 500 energy services holding company, based in San Diego, CA, with 13,600 employees worldwide, and 2008 revenues of nearly $11 billion. The Sempra Energy companies develop energy infrastructure, operate utilities, and provide related products and services to more than 29 million consumers worldwide.
SDG&E® lit its first lamp on San Diego streets in 1881. Today the full-service utility provides electricity and natural gas to 3.4 million consumers across 4,000 square miles from Orange County to the Mexican border.
SoCalGas® lit its first street lamp in Los Angeles in 1867 – years before Thomas Edison made his biggest discovery. Since then, the company has grown into the nation’s largest natural gas distribution utility. SoCalGas serves more than 20 million consumers across 20,000 square miles throughout central and Southern California.