SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — A statewide flex alert is in place until 10 p.m. due to high energy demand.
The California Independent System Operator Corporation is calling for voluntary electricity conservation until 10 p.m. to help avoid power interruptions.READ MORE: Boy, 9, Dies From Injuries Suffered In East Bay Area Train Crash
Consumers are urged to turn off all unnecessary lights, postpone the use of major appliances and set air conditioners to 78 degrees or higher.READ MORE: Homicide Investigators Investigate Suspicious Death On Village Centre Drive In Sacramento
In addition to higher consumption, two units are offline due to mechanical failures leading to reduced power.
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