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San Jose Water Files Application for Investment in Advanced Metering Infrastructure

AMI technology provides daily water usage stats to customers, reduces water loss and is critical to complying with the new state conservation standards

San Jose Water’s Andy Gere Named Chairman of the NAWC Board of Directors

San Jose – October 29, 2019 — San Jose Water, a wholly-owned subsidiary of SJW Group, today announced that its President and Chief Operating Officer, Andy Gere, has been named Chairman of the National Association of Water Companies (NAWC) for 2020. Gere previously held the role of Vice Chairman.

SJW Group Announces CPUC Decision on San Jose Water General Rate Case

SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)—San Jose Water, a wholly owned subsidiary of SJW Group, (NYSE:SJW) announced that earlier today the California Public Utilities Commission (“CPUC”) issued its decision on San Jose Water’s general rate case for the years 2019 through 2021.

San Jose Water Wins NARUC Water Industry Innovation Award

San Jose, Calif., Nov. 12, 2018 –The National Association of Regulatory and Utility Commissioners (NARUC) has recognized San Jose Water, a subsidiary of SJW Group (NYSE: SJW), as this year’s water industry innovator.

San Jose Water was selected as the recipient for the prestigious annual honor for the innovative design-build approach it took to constructing its Montevina Ultrafiltration Water Treatment Plant and the substantial benefits the upgraded water treatment facility offers to the customers served by this plant.

Keeping Santa Clara County Water Flowing; San Jose Water Shares the Stories of its Water Warriors

SAN JOSE, CA. - May. 1, 2018 - San Jose Water is focusing on the people that make it possible to safely and reliably deliver its high-quality water to customers 365 days a year as part of Water Awareness Month.

As summer approaches - typically the highest usage water months - it’s even more important to take a step back and think about the water we rely on, how we can help conserve it, and what it takes to deliver it every day.

SJW Group And Connecticut Water Services, Inc. to Combine in All-Stock Transaction to Create Leading Water Utility Company

Combined Company to be 3rd Largest Investor-Owned Water and Wastewater Utility in the United States; Multi-State Presence with Corporate Headquarters in San Jose, CA and New England Headquarters in Clinton, CT New Company Positioned to Drive Growth, Serve Customers and Create Opportunities for Employees as a Result of Increased Scale and Geographic Diversity, Combined Operating Expertise and Enhanced Financial Strength Transaction Expected to Provide Dividend Growth and Greater Earnings; Expected to be Accretive to Both Companies’ EPS in First Fiscal Year Post-Closing, Increasing to Mid-to-High Single Digit Percentage Accretion Over the Next Couple of Years Combined Company to Drive Customer Service and Maintain Commitment to Environment Companies to Host Conference Call This Morning at 8:30 a.m. ET

SJW Group Announces 2017 Annual and Fourth Quarter Financial Results

SAN JOSE, CA, February 21, 2018 – SJW Group (NYSE: SJW) today reported financial results for the annual and fourth quarter ended December 31, 2017. SJW Group net income was $59.2 million for the year ended December 31, 2017, compared to $52.8 million for the same period in 2016. Diluted earnings per share were $2.86 and $2.57 for the years ended December 31, 2017 and 2016, respectively.

SJW Group Announces Results of 2017 Corporate Social Responsibility Program

SJW Group (“SJW”), the parent company to San Jose Water, SJW Land Company, and SJWTX, Inc., today announced the results of its 2017 annual Corporate Social Responsibility Program. In 2017, SJW invested nearly $200,000 in shareholder-funded charitable contributions in Silicon Valley-based non-profit organizations.

SJW Group Announces 2018 Dividend Increase and Sets Date for 2017 Full-Year and Fourth Quarter Results Announcement

SAN JOSE, Calif., January 31, 2018 – SJW Group (NYSE: SJW) today announced that the Board of Directors approved an increase in the 2018 annual dividend over total dividends paid in 2017 of 7.7% or $0.08 per share to $1.12 per share.

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