Southern Californians Urged To Conserve Power

ALHAMBRA, Calif. (AP) — State energy officials plan to unveil an electricity conservation campaign for Southern California in light of forecasts of a hotter-than-normal summer and the continuing outage of the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station.

Grid managers from the California Independent System Operator, the California Energy Commission and Southern California Edison plan a news conference Wednesday morning at a control center in Alhambra.

San Onofre is the largest power plant in the region. Both of its reactors have been shut down since discovery of problems in tubes that carry radioactive water.

Copyright 2012 The Associated Press.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS Sacramento

Tickets to aftershock now on sale
Follow Us On Facebook

Listen Live