Map of Potential PG&E Power Shutoffs in Northern California

KQEDPG&E officials said late Monday that the utility could initiate power shutoffs beginning Wednesday evening in parts of 16 counties: Napa, San Mateo and ...

October 23rd 2019


Here's where and when PG&E may shut off power in the Bay Area

SFGate (blog)To mitigate wildfire risk amid hot, windy weather, PG&E officials are considering turning off power to 201,000 customers in 16 counties in Northern California ...

October 23rd 2019


PG&E Power Outage & Shutdown Map: Blackout Times & Updates

Heavy.comSee the current estimated locations and times for the PG&E power shutdown.

October 23rd 2019


PG&E releases list of places in California where the power could go ...

SFGate (blog)PG&E is closely monitoring the weather to determine whether to cut off power to Northern California residents in fire-prone areas. Officials said a potential shutoff ...

October 22nd 2019


California Braces For More Power Outages Amid Possible PG&E ...

ForbesTopline: Half a million California residents are facing another round of power outages by Wednesday night, as embattled utility Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) ...

October 22nd 2019


A new round of PG&E power outages could put 500000 Californians ...

USA TODAYCalifornia's largest utility says it could shut off power to 500,000 people this week for two days or longer as wildfires again threaten to bring havoc to northern ...

October 22nd 2019


PG&E power outage: Millions lose electricity to avert fire danger

Los Angeles TimesMillions of Californians could spend days without power as the state's largest utility continues shutting off electricity in a desperate attempt to avoid wildfires sparked by windblown power lines. The first power cutoffs, affecting about 513,000 customers, began ...

October 9th 2019


PG&E faces anger, mistrust over power outages: 'It is excessive'

Los Angeles TimesA massive planned power outage that could affect millions in Northern and Central California is sparking frustration and skepticism in some areas over whether the extreme action is the best way to reduce fire risk. Pacific Gas & Electric began turning off the ...

October 9th 2019


More than 500000 in California are already without power in effort to curb wildfire risk

USA TODAYLewis said PG&E anticipates the wind "weather event" will last through midday Thursday; peak winds are forecast to reach 60 to 70 mph at higher elevations. Nearly all nine counties in the San Francisco Bay Area could be subjected to the shutdowns, the only ...

October 9th 2019


PG&E power shutdown planned to avoid sparking wildfires in Northern California

CBS NewsPG&E, whose faulty equipment was blamed for devastating fires that swept through the region one year ago, said it would switch off the power to communities in stages, "depending on local timing of the severe wind conditions, beginning with counties in the ...

October 9th 2019


PG&E will begin cutting power at midnight Wednesday. Nearly 800000 California customers will be affected

CNNPG&E has come under fire for its role in a series of catastrophic wildfires across the state. The company has previously said it is "probable" that its equipment started the 2018 Camp Fire -- the state's deadliest and most destructive blaze -- when a power line ...

October 9th 2019


Lights out? PG&E plans to shut off power for more than 800K customers in California to reduce wildfire risk

USA TODAYMore than 800,000 subscribers in California will be left in the dark for days as the state's leading utility shuts off power to parts of 34 counties to reduce the risk of wildfires in dry and windy conditions. Pacific Gas and Electric said blackouts across parts of ...

October 9th 2019


Massive California power outages may begin early Wednesday

CNN"Given the prolonged period during which the wind event will unfold, and the large number of power line miles that will need to be inspected before restoration, customers are being asked to prepare for an extended outage," PG&E said in a release.

October 9th 2019


LIST: Counties, cities affected by PG&E power outage in Bay Area, rest of California

KGO-TVSAN FRANCISCO (KGO) -- PG&E has confirmed that it will shut off power to nearly 800,000 customers across Northern and Central California starting just after midnight. LIST: Counties, cities affected by PG&E power outage in Bay Area, rest of California.

October 8th 2019


PG&E power shut-off: 257000 Bay Area customers on alert; outages could start at midnight

San Francisco ChronicleWinds are expected to pick up and turn toward the coast late Tuesday night, bringing cool, dry gusts that could spread fires and prompt preemptive power shut-offs of up to several days to more than a quarter-million Bay Area customers. Officials in Oakland ...

October 8th 2019


Map shows if your neighborhood might be impacted by PG&E power shutoffs

SFGateMore than 250,000 Pacific Gas & Electric customers in the Bay Area were at risk of losing power starting Wednesday, as the utility company planned to preemptively shut down power to mitigate wildfire risks. An interactive map on PG&E's website shows wide ...

October 8th 2019


PG&E planned power shutdown: Here's what you need to know

The Mercury NewsWith the looming possibility of a PG&E planned power shutdown for seven of the nine Bay Area counties this week, here are some answers to the questions that the public is asking. Q: Why is PG&E planning the shutdown, which could affect nearly 300, 000 ...

October 8th 2019


Map: PG&E planned power shutoff in Bay Area, Northern California

Milpitas PostPacific Gas & Electric on Monday evening narrowed down the area for a possible power shutoff starting Wednesday. In the Bay Area, the updated notice covers almost 160,000 customers in the counties of San Mateo, Santa Cruz, Santa Clara, Alameda and ...

October 8th 2019


PG&E releases list of cities that could lose power this week

KRCRTV.COMPGE PSPS map Tuesday am.JPG. Pacific Gas & Electric says it could cut power to more than 600,000 customers across Northern California to prevent its equipment from starting wildfires during dry, windy weather. PG&E's Public Safety Power Shutoffs ...

October 8th 2019


PG&E bankruptcy: Utility seeks to pay $130 million in bonuses, void green ...

The Mercury NewsTucked inside PG&E's mammoth bankruptcy filing is a company request that the judge in the case approve payment of $130 million in cash incentive bonuses to thousands of PG&E employees, according to U.S. Bankruptcy Court records made public on ...

January 30th 2019