LOS ANGELES, Aug. 20, 2012 – Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) will have its services, energy-efficiency offerings and customer assistance programs on display at this year’s L.A. County Fair in Pomona. Fairgoers can visit the booth in Building 4 to learn more and have the opportunity to win energy-efficient appliances.
Visitors to the SoCalGas booth will learn about Energy Upgrade California, appliance rebates, paperless billing, natural gas vehicles, solar technology and simple tips for making their homes more energy efficient. Information about SoCalGas’ new Advanced Meter program and ways the company can help customers who have difficulty paying their gas bill will also be provided.
Eligible customers who bring a copy of their natural gas bill can receive complimentary energy-efficiency starter kits. The kits, which are limited to one per household, contain low-flow showerheads, faucet aerators, furnace filter whistle and a hot water gauge for the home.
These kits offer cost-effective ways to save water and help Southern California’s conservation efforts. Simple to install, the showerheads and aerators can reduce home
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water consumption by as much as 30 percent, while still providing the feeling of full water flow. The kits also reduce the energy use associated with water heating.
SoCalGas also will hold drawings for two customers to receive a new energy-efficient clothes washer and dryer set, and a dishwasher.
About Southern California Gas Co.
Southern California Gas Co. has been delivering clean, safe and reliable natural gas to its customers more than 140 years. It is the nation’s largest natural gas distribution utility, providing service to 20.9 million consumers connected through nearly 5.8 million meters in more than 500 communities. The company’s service territory encompasses approximately 20,000 square miles throughout central and Southern California, from Visalia to the Mexican border. SoCalGas is a regulated subsidiary of Sempra Energy (NYSE: SRE).