PG&E is reporting close to 7,000 customers affected by power outages in the Bay Area Thursday morning.
Power has been restored to nearly 2,000 customers following two separate power outages in Cupertino Saturday morning caused by a squirrel.
Thousands of Pacific Gas and Electric customers are without power in seven East Bay cities Thursday morning, a PG&E spokesperson said.
PG&E reports there were still about 17,000 customers in the North Bay without power late Sunday afternoon.
Hundreds of PG&E customers are without power in Santa Rosa Thursday morning, a PG&E spokeswoman said.
PG&E is working to repair a power outage affecting hundreds of customers in Marin County on Tuesday, a PG&E spokeswoman said.
PG&E is investigating the possibility that copper thieves were to blame for a power outage in Oakland’s Fruitvale District on Tuesday night. Meanwhile a fallen tree in San Francisco has caused an outage for residents there.
California utility officials are warning that hackers are increasingly targeting utilities with cyber attacks that could leave millions of people without electricity, water and other vital services.
As the latest in a series of storms to hit the Bay Area continued to move south, PG&E worked to restore electricity to more than 20,000 customers who lost power.
More than 2,000 residents of Treasure Island and Yerba Buena Island have endured more than two dozen power outages this year. Now the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission is looking into the problem.