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Debating the strategy of power shutdowns amid California wildfire conditions. SDG&E prepares to de-energize lines for about 30,000 customers; PG&E to cut off about 800,000SDG&E prepares to de-energize lines for about 30,000 customers amid Santa Ana winds; PG&E cuts off 800,000

Debating the strategy of power shutdowns as California utilities battle wildfire conditions - The San Diego Union-Tribune

Pacific Gas & Electric's outage map is updated every 15 minutes with information about electrical outages in Northern California.Pacific Gas & Electric’s outage map, which is updated every 15 minutes with information about electrical outages in Northern California.

Map: PG&E outages, and when the power shutdown will end

We all take the modern convenience of electricity for granted until the lights go out. Here are tips to follow if PG&E turns the power off in your neighborhood. We all take the modern convenience of electricity for granted until the lights go out. Here are tips to follow if PG&E turns the power off in your neighborhood.

Bay Area Power Outage Survival Guide – CBS San Francisco

No one wants more devastating wildfires in California. But the chaotic response to PG&amp;E outages shows there has to be a better solution than widespread shut - offs lasting up to six days. <p>No one wants more devastating wildfires in California. But the chaotic response to PG&amp;E outages shows there has to be a better solution than widespread shut<underscore class="character" displayname="underscore" name="underscore" xmlns:cci="urn:schemas-ccieurope.com">-</underscore>offs lasting up to six days.</p>

Editorial: Messy response to PG&E outages show there has to be a better way for California - SFChronicle.com

Once again, the dry winds that sweep across California each Autumn are stoking fears that utility power lines will topple and spark wildfires. After two years of devastating blazes, the state’s biggest utility, PG&E Corp., is preemptively cutting power across the northern end of the state in a fire-prevention effort that could eventually leave more than 2.7 million people in the dark. It’s the biggest intentional blackout to date by the San Francisco-based company, which filed for bankruptcyOnce again, the dry winds that sweep across California each Autumn are stoking fears that utility power lines will topple and spark wildfires. After two years of devastating blazes, the state’s biggest utility, PG&E Corp., is preemptively cutting power across the northern end of the state in a fire-prevention effort that could eventually leave more than 2.7 million people in the dark. It’s the biggest intentional blackout to date by the San Francisco-based company, which filed for bankruptcy

Why California Fire Threat Cuts Lights for Millions - The Washington Post

“#PSPS: Additional proactive shutoffs for safety will begin later this afternoon and into early evening in portions of these counties (see table). This phase of the safety shutoff also includes some parts of Mendocino and Calaveras not turned off this morning.”

PG&E on Twitter: "#PSPS: Additional proactive shutoffs for safety will begin later this afternoon and into early evening in portions of these counties (see table). This phase of the safety shutoff also includes some parts of Mendocino and Calaveras not turned off this morning.… https://t.co/ROTXbpIeyL"

“🚩Red Flag Warnings🚩 begin at: ⚠️5 AM Wed➡️North Bay Mtns &amp; Valleys, East Bay Hills &amp; Valleys, Diablo Range ⚠️5 PM Wed➡️Santa Cruz Mtns *This event has the potential to be the strongest offshore wind event in the area since the October 2017 North Bay fires.* #CAwx #CAFire”

NWS Bay Area on Twitter: "🚩Red Flag Warnings🚩 begin at: ⚠️5 AM Wed➡️North Bay Mtns & Valleys, East Bay Hills & Valleys, Diablo Range ⚠️5 PM Wed➡️Santa Cruz Mtns *This event has the potential to be the strongest offshore wind event in the area since the October 2017 North Bay fires.* #CAwx #CAFire… https://t.co/YQeGOTq2EI"

“#PSPS: Early this morning, PG&amp;E turned off power for safety to counties in phase one (approx. 500k customers). That phase is complete. If you still have power IN THESE COUNTIES (see graphic) you will not lose power due to a PSPS.”

PG&E on Twitter: "#PSPS: Early this morning, PG&E turned off power for safety to counties in phase one (approx. 500k customers). That phase is complete. If you still have power IN THESE COUNTIES (see graphic) you will not lose power due to a PSPS.… https://t.co/OekdyrHeaB"

“Public Safety Power Shutoff in Marin is underway. Currently no traffic lights at the intersection of N. Bridge and Bridgway Blvd in Sausalito/Marin City. Please use caution and treat outages at traffic lights as 4-way stops. #MarinPSPS #pgeshutoff”

Marin County Sheriff on Twitter: "Public Safety Power Shutoff in Marin is underway. Currently no traffic lights at the intersection of N. Bridge and Bridgway Blvd in Sausalito/Marin City. Please use caution and treat outages at traffic lights as 4-way stops. #MarinPSPS #pgeshutoff… https://t.co/GdRmrsiGot"

SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) – A second wave of massive blackouts has been pushed back to later this evening by PG&E in four Bay Area Counties. Emergency officials in Alameda, Contra Costa, San Mateo and Santa Clara Counties are saying they expect outages now starting at 8 p.m on Wednesday through noon on Thursday. Santa Clara […]SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) – A second wave of massive blackouts has been pushed back to later this evening by PG&E in four Bay Area Counties. Emergency officials in Alameda, Contra Costa, San M…

Why are blackouts pushed back by PG&E? | KRON4

Living without power for hours and even days will be hard. But this is the way Californians have to live now, thanks to bad land use choices and climate change.Living without power for hours and even days will be hard. But this is the way Californians have to live now, thanks to bad land use choices and climate change.

Editorial: Don’t just blame PG&E for the Northern California blackouts. It’s everyone’s fault - Los Angeles Times

In anticipation of extreme fire conditions, PG&E is shutting off power to some 800,000 customers in Northern California, an unprecedented move by the public utility.

PG&E map down? Check the interactive power shut-off map here - SFGate

California is in the peak of its wildfire season. With strong winds forecast to hit 70 mph on Wednesday, the utility says it wants to reduce the chance that its wires could spark a fire.California is in the peak of its wildfire season. With strong winds forecast to hit 70 mph on Wednesday, the utility says it wants to reduce the chance that its wires could spark a fire.

Utility Giant PG&E Voluntarily Shuts Off Power, Could Impact 800,000 Calif. Customers : NPR

PG&E has started to proactively turn off power to roughly 800,000 customers in parts of several Bay Area counties and across much of Northern and Central California due to heightened fire danger.PG&E has started to proactively turn off power to roughly 800,000 customers in parts of several Bay Area counties and across much of Northern and Central California due to heightened fire danger.

California Faces Historic Power Outage Due to Fire Danger - NBC Bay Area

POWER OUTAGE: PG&E has begun shutoffs that could impact nearly 800,000 customers across Northern and Central California. Here's a full list of areas impacted.POWER OUTAGE: PG&E has begun shutoffs that could impact nearly 800,000 customers across Northern and Central California. Here's a full list of areas impacted.

The judge overseeing the bankruptcy of PG&E Corp on Wednesday issued an order opening the door to a group of noteholders and wildfire victims to file their own reorganization plan for the California power provider. PG&E's shares tumbled 28% in after-hours trade to $7.90. Bankruptcy Judge DennisThe judge overseeing the bankruptcy of PG&E Corp on Wednesday issued an order opening the door to a group of noteholders and wildfire victims to file their own reorganization plan for the California power provider. PG&E's shares tumbled 28% in after-hours trade to $7.90. Bankruptcy Judge Dennis

Judge opens door to PG&E wildfire victims, noteholders filing rival reorganization plan

Check our interactive map to see if your address falls within the areas impacted by PG&E's latest public safety power shutoff.Check our interactive map to see if your address falls within the areas impacted by PG&E's latest public safety power shutoff.

Map: See If You Could Be Impacted By PG&E's Public Safety Power Shutoff - capradio.org

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) – Unprecedented power outages across our state are now underway, while a shutoff in Kern County is still to be determined “We are doing everything we can to keep our customers and communities safe and initiating a PSPS is one of those ways we are keeping our communities safe,” said Katie Allen, […]BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) – Unprecedented power outages across our state are now underway, while a shutoff in Kern County is still to be determined “We are doing everything we can to keep ou…

Kern County Power Shutoff | KGET 17