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LOS ANGELES (AP) — The largest electric utility in Southern California plans to continue shutting off power to customers during dry and windy conditions to..
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When the threat of wildfires led to power outages, rural Humboldt County's Blue Lake was lit up and shared electricity with neighbors. Are microgrids the..
Credit: Seattle Times - Published on January 2, 2020

Bankrupt California power producer PG&E Corp said on Friday it had reached a $13.5 billion agreement to resolve individual claims relating to the 2017 and 2018..
Credit: Reuters - Published on December 7, 2019

Bankrupt California power producer PG&E Corp said on Friday it had reached an agreement to resolve individual claims relating to the 2017 and 2018 wildfires and..
Credit: Reuters - Published on December 7, 2019

Bankrupt California power producer PG&E Corp did not properly inspect and replace transmission lines before a faulty wire sparked a wildfire that killed more..
Credit: Reuters - Published on December 3, 2019

Bankrupt California power producer PG&E Corp did not properly inspect and replace transmission lines before a faulty wire sparked a wildfire that killed more..
Credit: Reuters - Published on December 3, 2019

About 50,000 homes and businesses across Northern California were without power on Wednesday during the latest planned outage instituted by utility Pacific Gas &..
Credit: Reuters - Published on November 20, 2019

In California, power company PG&E is using blackouts to prevent its equipment from starting wildfires. But San Diego's utility doesn't use widespread outages..
Credit: NPR - Published on November 11, 2019

Bloom Energy CEO: “We have witnessed how vulnerable our state electricity infrastructure is and how unprepared we are as a society to cope with the..
Credit: bizjournals - Published on November 8, 2019

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· *Berkshire Hathaway, run by Warren Buffett, reported third-quarter 2019 earnings on Saturday. *
· *Berkshire ended the quarter with a..
Credit: Business Insider - Published on November 3, 2019

Shares of bankrupt California power utility PG&E Corp extended losses on Monday as investors worried that its equipment might be responsible for wildfires..
Credit: Reuters - Published on October 28, 2019

More than a hundred Florida Power & Light lineworkers and support staff are now helping out in California.
Credit: cbs4.com - Published on October 27, 2019

About 50,000 people have been told to evacuate their homes in Northern California amid power outages and extreme fire weather: dry winds with gusts up to 80..
Credit: NPR - Published on October 27, 2019

Shares of California power utilities tumbled on Friday, with already bankrupt PG&E Corp losing a quarter of its value, on concerns their equipment may have set..
Credit: Reuters - Published on October 25, 2019

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More than half a million homes and businesses in California could lose power this week as utilities including Pacific Gas & Electric and Southern California..
Credit: Reuters - Published on October 24, 2019

The blackouts are back. 

PG&E, California's largest utility, announced Wednesday it would intentionally cut power to 179,000 "customers" (likely over..
Credit: Mashable - Published on October 23, 2019

Documentary on Prince Harry and Duchess Meghan's trip to Africa airs, possible California power outages and more things to start your Wednesday right.
Credit: USATODAY.com - Published on October 23, 2019

PG&E is closely monitoring the weather to determine whether to cut off power to Northern California residents in fire-prone areas. On Monday night officials said..
Credit: SFGate - Published on October 22, 2019

Monday is the deadline for victims of wildfires caused by California power company PG&E to file their claims. Only about half of those eligible for payments have..
Credit: NPR - Published on October 21, 2019

PG&E Corp said it was considering more power cutoffs, which would be much smaller than the recent outage, as the bankrupt California power producer warned about..
Credit: Reuters - Published on October 21, 2019

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Latest on California power shutoffs to prevent wildfires (all times local):

2:30 p.m.

Gov. Gavin Newsom is..
Credit: SeattlePI.com - Published on October 14, 2019

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Millions of Californians spent part of the week in the dark in an unprecedented effort by the state's large electrical utilities to..
Credit: SeattlePI.com - Published on October 14, 2019

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Millions of Californians spent part of the week in the dark in an unprecedented effort by the state’s large electrical utilities to..
Credit: Seattle Times - Published on October 14, 2019

When the nation's largest utility warned customers that it would cut power to nearly 2 million people across Northern California, many rushed out to buy portable..
Credit: SeattlePI.com - Published on October 13, 2019

The power blackouts in California are highlighting growing income disparity in the state, with access to electricity increasingly available to those who can..
Credit: Seattle Times - Published on October 13, 2019

Power shutdowns intended to prevent more devastating California wildfires are raising new concerns about another longstanding environmental threat: air..
Credit: SeattlePI.com - Published on October 12, 2019

Power shutdowns intended to prevent more devastating California wildfires are raising new concerns about another longstanding environmental threat: air..
Credit: SeattlePI.com - Published on October 12, 2019

It would take more than 1,000 years to underground all the lines at the current rate. And it all comes out of the customer's pocket eventually.
Credit: USATODAY.com - Published on October 11, 2019

The week's best quotes in business cover scotch whisky, the auto strike, the California power shutdown, the latest controversy over Tesla and the AI-powered cat..
Credit: Seattle Times - Published on October 11, 2019

Winds ease in Northern California but half a million still without power as dangerous conditions push south, forcing L.A. area residents to flee homes
Credit: CBS News - Published on October 11, 2019

Stoplights were out at intersections and getting gas or charging up an electric car took some planning. But overall, the outages weren't a commuting..
Credit: USATODAY.com - Published on October 11, 2019

The shutdowns are a desperate effort to prevent utility equipment from igniting fires
Credit: CBS News - Published on October 10, 2019

With the preemptive California power shutoff affecting a reported 800,000 people, Wisconsin generator manufacturers are preparing for increased productivity out..
Credit: bizjournals - Published on October 10, 2019

Organizers for this weekend’s Desert Daze musical festival in Lake Perris, California, don’t expect issues stemming from possible power...
Credit: Billboard.com - Published on October 10, 2019

NEW YORK (AP) — Power to hundreds of thousands of homes and businesses has been cut off, affecting millions of people in California.

Pacific Gas and..
Credit: SeattlePI.com - Published on October 10, 2019

As millions remain in the dark in California on Thursday, mounting frustrations are starting to boil over in the Golden State, with reported vandalism and at..
Credit: FOXNews.com - Published on October 10, 2019

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):

9:35 a.m.

Stocks are little changed in the early going..
Credit: SeattlePI.com - Published on October 10, 2019

Thursday: Confusion reigned as PG&E cut power across a broad swath. Also: Katelyn Ohashi, on paying college athletes; and a Dodgers loss.
Credit: NYTimes.com - Published on October 10, 2019

Trump to hold campaign rally in Minneapolis, Simone Biles eyes for more gold at the World Gymnastics Championships and more things to start your Thursday..
Credit: USATODAY.com - Published on October 10, 2019

The largest utility company in California began their second wave of planned power outages to head off wildfire danger from downed power lines Wednesday evening,..
Credit: FOXNews.com - Published on October 10, 2019

As California's biggest utility cut power to more than a million people Wednesday to curb the wildfire danger from windblown power lines, residents and tourists..
Credit: USATODAY.com - Published on October 10, 2019

On Oct. 9, 2019, California's leading utility began shutting off power to more than 800,000 subscribers in bid to reduce the risk of wildfires.
Credit: USATODAY.com - Published on October 9, 2019

SAN FRANCISCO — As more than half a million customers in this area lost power Wednesday amid a series of planned outages aimed at thwarting wildfires, Tesla..
Credit: Seattle Times - Published on October 9, 2019

To prevent fires, PG&E has started cutting electricity to more than 1 million Californians amid high wind forecasts. Here's what you need to know
 
Credit: USATODAY.com - Published on October 9, 2019

Hundreds of thousands of California homes and businesses started to lose electric power early Wednesday as part of an unprecedented effort by Pacific Gas and..
Credit: Reuters - Published on October 9, 2019

Hundreds of thousands in California could be without power for days in the largest public-safety outage in the state's history
Credit: CBS News - Published on October 9, 2019

Almost 1 million California homes and businesses could go dark Wednesday in a Public Safety Power Shutoff aimed at curbing fire risks amid high winds.
 
Credit: USATODAY.com - Published on October 9, 2019

The White House says he will not comply with the House impeachment inquiry, as Democrats hit the Trump administration with more subpoenas. Also, hundreds of..
Credit: CBS News - Published on October 9, 2019

Hundreds of thousands of California homes and businesses started to lose electric power early Wednesday as part of an unprecedented effort by Pacific Gas and..
Credit: Reuters - Published on October 9, 2019

Two winner-take-all Game 5s in Major League Baseball, snowstorm hits north-central U.S., and more things to start your Wednesday morning.
Credit: USATODAY.com - Published on October 9, 2019

An intentional shut-off by Pacific Gas & Electric, the largest utility in the state, could affect as many as 800,000 customers.
Credit: NYTimes.com - Published on October 9, 2019

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Power to hundreds of thousands of homes and businesses is expected to go out, affecting millions of people in California, starting early..
Credit: SeattlePI.com - Published on October 9, 2019

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Power to hundreds of thousands of homes and businesses is expected to go out, affecting millions of people in California, starting early..
Credit: Seattle Times - Published on October 9, 2019

The largest utility in California has warned it may cut off power for large parts of the northern part of the Golden State starting Wednesday and lasting into..
Credit: FOXNews.com - Published on October 8, 2019

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