Diversity in the Golden State Highlighted in New Report

Electric Troubleshooter Daryl Hollins has worked for SDG&E for 23 years

According to a national report published this month, San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) has the highest level of diversity among privately owned utilities in California.

“The private utility with the highest level of diversity is San Diego Gas & Electric. Its workplace includes 8 percent African Americans, 24 percent Hispanics and 11 percent Asians. San Diego County’s population is 5.6 percent Black, 33.4 percent Hispanic and 12 percent Asian as of July 2015, according to the most recent U.S. Census Bureau data.”

Energy trade publication California Currents has the details of a new report that seeks to increase the number of non-white employees in the energy sector.