Potential PG&E Shutoff Saturday May Hit 21k Customers In Yuba, Butte, Plumas CountiesApproximately 21,000 customers in Yuba, Butte and Plumas counties are expected to be impacted by an anticipated Public Safety Power Shutoff on Saturday evening, Pacific Gas and Electric said in a news release on Thursday.
Placerville Moves Forward With Plans For More Local Control Over PG&E PowerThese shutoff events often spark a lot of anger and frustration in the affected communities. Now Placerville is taking big steps to take back control from PG&E.
Nevada City Group Goes To New Heights To Protest PG&E Chopping Down TreesSome people in Nevada City are going to new heights to stop PG&E from cutting down trees.
167,000 PG&E Customers In 21 Counties Have Their Power CutPG&E cut power to approximately 172,000 customers Monday night.
El Dorado County Residents Call Public Safety Power Shutoffs 'Déjà Vu'It's the first Public Safety Power Shutoff of the year, but this time it's happening while many are stuck at home.
Nevada County Among First To Lose Power In PG&E Public Safety Power ShutoffA Nevada County grocery store was racing to save its refrigerated products as the PG&E Public Safety Power Shutoff took effect Monday.
PG&E Says Better Microgrids Will Help Keep Essential Services Energized During ShutoffsPG&E’s chief meteorologist said strong winds on the heels of triple-degree heat makes this power shutoff serious.
What Triggers PG&E Public Safety Power Shutoffs?For weeks we’ve been dealing with fires and periods of triple-digit heat, but this is the first potential Public Safety Power Shutoff of the year.
People In El Dorado County Prepare For Public Safety Power Shutoff Amid PandemicAshley Becker is one of the thousands of Pacific Gas and Electric customers on edge, waiting for the lights to potentially go out again.
PG&E Troubleman Dies While Assisting First Responders In LNU Lightning Complex FireA PG&E troubleman has died in the LNU Lightning Complex Fire, officials confirmed on Thursday.
Rolling Blackouts Not Likely Wednesday, California ISO Says; Flex Alert Still In PlaceThe California Independent System Operator said no power outages are anticipated for Wednesday night.
Rolling Blackouts Avoided Tuesday As Heat Wave ContinuesCalifornia's power grid operators were keeping an eye on the thermometer Tuesday after avoiding highly anticipated rolling blackouts a day earlier as an ongoing heatwave stresses the electrical system.
Tens Of Thousands Of PG&E Customers Lost Power In Sutter, Yuba Counties MondayA large outage has thousands of PG&E customers in Sutter and Yuba counties without power Monday morning.
El Dorado Hills Couple Loses Power During Rotating Outage, Calls Situation ScaryJennifer and Paulo Borges are restocking their fridge after their lights went out late Friday afternoon in El Dorado Hills.
Multiple PG&E Power Outages This Month Leave Rocklin Neighbors OutragedEach time more than 2,000 PG&E customers have been left in the dark.