SMUD Customers' Power Restored In The Pocket AreaA car crashed into a power pole, knocking out power to thousands of customers on Tuesday morning.
Sacramento Father-Son Team Gets Patent Approved For Human-Powered ChargerSacramento Father and Son team develop a device to tap into the power of people — literally!
Foothills Weather: 9,000 Still Without PowerBetween PG&E's Sierra and Stockton Divisions, nearly 20,000 homes are still without power.
Sierra Snow Brings Power Outages From Blue Canyon To Lake TahoePower has been flickering in and out for the last few days so Lodge Manager Peter Lehmkuho has had to limit electricity, heat and hot water.
PG&E Crew Rescues Baby Owl That Fell From NestA PG&E crew came to the rescue recently of a cute baby owl that had fallen from its nest.
Thousands Without Power In Amador, Calaveras Counties After Vehicle Hits Pole Thousands of people are without power in Valley Springs after a vehicle hit a power pole.
Drone Hits Power Line, Knocking Out Electricity To Some West Hollywood ResidentsA drone struck utility lines in West Hollywood, leaving some Southern California Edison customers without power for hours.
PG&E To Heighten Security After Electric Substation Sabotage In Silicon ValleyPacific Gas & Electric Co. renewed its support on Tuesday for a three-year, $86 million project to heighten security at electricity substations following the sabotage last April of one of its Silicon Valley facilities.
UDPATE: Extreme Cold In U.S. Causing Natural Gas Shortage At Southern Calif. Power PlantsCalifornia's power grid operator has asked for voluntary conservation of power because the extreme cold in much of the United States and Canada has caused a shortage of natural gas supplies to Southern California power plants.
Several Blocks Of Downtown Sacramento Lose Power OvernightDowntown residents may be a little late for work this morning after the power went out in downtown Sacramento overnight.
Hundreds Left In The Dark On Christmas DayHundreds of people across the Sacramento Valley woke up this morning without power.
Californians Told To Go Easy On Power Amid HeatThe heat has yet to break, but Californians are being urged to turn down their air conditioners.
Californians Urged To Conserve Power AgainOperators of California's electricity grid have declared a Flex Alert for Tuesday to encourage conservation as inland regions continue to swelter in high heat.
California Heat Wave Prompts Call For Power ConservationCalifornians sweltering in a heat wave are being urged to reduce power consumption, including air conditioning, through the weekend to maintain electrical reserves and avoid the possibility of outages.
SUV Hits Power Pole In Rancho Cordova, Knocking Out PowerPower is back on Monday after hundreds of people in Rancho Cordova were left in the dark overnight.