Tag: Pacific Gas and Electric

News and Policies, State

California wildfires intensify amid hurricane-force winds, forcing evacuations, power shutoffs

October 28, 2019

Via: CNBC energy

California’s governor declared a statewide emergency on Sunday as wildfires fueled by high winds continue to ravage parts of the state and millions are left without power because of planned power shutoffs. The California Department of Forestry & Fire Protection, […]

News and Policies, State

Is PG&E’s planned power outages a strategy for the future?

October 23, 2019

Via: Energy Collective

As widely reported by numerous media outlets, California’s largest power utility, Pacific Gas and Electric which is known as PG&E, cut electricity to parts of an estimated 22 to 35 California counties, including parts greater San Francisco region between October […]