Senator Anthony Williams Utility and Weatherization Workshop

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Third-Party Notification Service

If you take care of a friend or relative who could potentially overlook paying their PGW bill because of illness, financial hardship or other issues, ...

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Early Morning with Conan O’Struction

Where are you from? In West Philadelphia, born and raised … Kidding. I am from Philly though!  I grew up in North Philadelphia. I love ...

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PGW Uses Open Data to Develop Interactive Infrastructure Upgrade Map

(PHILADELPHIA - May 22, 2018) --Today, PGW is launching its new, mobile-friendly Pipeline Improvement map. Available simply by texting the word WORK t...

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PHILADELPHIA GAS WORKS COLD WEATHER SURVEY SHOWS A DECREASE IN HOMES ENTERING WINTER SEASON WITHOUT GAS SERVICE

(Philadelphia, Pa. – Dec. 15, 2017) – On Friday, December 15, Philadelphia Gas Works (PGW) submitted its annual Cold Weather Survey to the...

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VITAL LIHEAP GRANTS ARE NOW AVAILABLE FOR UP TO 150,000 ELIGIBLE LOW-INCOME PHILADELPHIA GAS WORKS CUSTOMERS

(Philadelphia, Pa. – November 1, 2017) – Families in Philadelphia deserve to be warm in winter. That’s why Philadelphia Gas Works (P...

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That “rotten egg” smell is the smell of natural gas. If you think you smell gas leave the area immediately, and then call PGW at 215-235-1212 from a safe location.

Learn more Leaks, Odors, Safety Tips

Also if you smell gas:

  • Do not use electrical devices including cell phones which may cause a spark and ignite the gas.
  • Do not use an open flame, matches or lighters.
  • Do not try to locate the source of the gas leak.
  • Do not try to shut off any natural gas valves or gas appliances.
  • Do not start vehicles.
  • Do not re-enter the building or return to the area until a PGW employee or a qualified utility representative says it is safe to do so.
  • Do not put out the flames if natural gas ignites.