Cal ISO Issues Flex Alert For Thursday From 3 p.m. To 10 p.m.Californians are being urged to conserve energy on Thursday as unseasonably hot temperatures are expected to spike electricity demand.
Bracing For Blackouts: PG&E Tool Helps Customers Prepare For Potential Power Outages A new tool from PG&E just went live Tuesday, allowing customers to look up their load block and find out when they are at risk of an outage.
Heat Prompts Rolling Blackouts For First Time Since 2001For the first time since 2001, the California Independent System Operator (ISO) declared a statewide Stage 3 emergency Friday evening due to high electricity use in excessive heat.
Massive Fire Shuts Down City Hours After Recycling Plant FireThis latest fire was burning so hot, crews say it melted a transmission tower, knocking out power to around 18,000 customers.
Storm Knocks Out Power For Over 100,000 in Sacramento AreaPitch black. That’s what thousands are dealing with as more a hundred thousand people in the Sacramento area are without power.
Thousands Without Power In Northern California As Storm HitsThousands were without power on Sunday Evening as a storm brought rain and snow to Northern California. Strong winds brought trees down and powerlines in a number of areas with more than 20,000 customers without power around Sacramento including more than 10,000 without power in the city of Elk Grove.
Storms Knock Out Power For Thousands In Northern CaliforniaNorthern Californians woke up to power outages early Sunday morning after winds knocked over trees into power lines in many areas.
Outage MapsIf your area is currently experiencing an outage, find out when service will be restored by using these maps.
Power Outages and StormsWhen storms hit, there is a chance your power could go out. Here are some tips to help you prepare for a possible power outage, staying safe during an outage and getting your power restored.
Utility Crews Racing To Restore Power After Wind OutagesOfficials with Pacific Gas and Electric Co. say electrical service is expected to be restored Sunday to most of the homes and businesses that have been without power since strong winds whipped through the region last week.
Storm Knocked Out Power To 152,000Pacific Gas and Electric Co. crews are working to restore power to several thousand remaining customers without power, after Tuesday night's storm cut electricity to about 152,000.
Power Restored To Most Lincoln ResidentsThousands of NorCal residents were without power after heavy rain and wind walloped the Sacramento Valley and the Sierra foothills on Sunday.
Power Outage May Affect Foothills Residents For DaysPG&E officials say Saturday's massive snow downpour knocked power out to more than 18,000 customers in four counties. Those counties include El Dorado, Placer, Nevada and Sierra.