PG&E: More Than 100 Incidents Of Wind Damage Found In Wake Of Power OutageUtility crew inspections in the wake of a massive Pacific Gas & Electric preventive power outage that left millions of Northern Californians in the dark have discovered more than 100 incidents of wind damage to transmission lines that may have triggered a wildfire, company officials announced Wednesday.
Delayed PG&E Power Shutdown Begins In East Bay, South Bay, Santa Cruz CountyThe looming planned power shutdown set to start sometime after noon Wednesday has now been postponed without a set time for the East Bay, the South Bay and Santa Cruz, according to officials.
South Bay Residents Remain On Edge Awaiting Power OutageA neighborhood in the East Foothills of San Jose has been on edge all day Wednesday, waiting to see if the power would stay on or be cut off.
Bay Area Residents Facing Frustrations With PG&E Power ShutdownThe planned PG&E shutdown for Northern California is underway, but customer problems retrieving information online and a delay to the second round of shutoffs is leading to frustration over the process.
North Bay Residents Cope With First 12 Hours Of Massive PG&E Power ShutdownAlmost 12 hours after PG&E shut off the power in the North Bay out of concerns over fire danger and high winds, residents in Sonoma were doing their best to cope with the blackout.
Newsom: Californians Should Be 'Outraged' Over PG&E Power ShutoffsGov. Gavin Newsom: The estimated 800,000 customers across California who will be affected by a Public Safety Power Shutoff by PG&E starting on Wednesday should be "outraged" and "infuriated."
PG&E Makes Plans to Shut Power in Butte, Plumas, Yuba Counties on SaturdayPacific Gas & Electric is already making plans to shut off power in several high-fire-risk counties as early as Saturday night.
National Weather Service Issues Red Flag Warning For Elevated Bay Area RegionsThe National Weather Service has issued a Red Flag Warning for the North Bay mountains and other parts of the Bay Area above 1,000 feet between 8 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. Sunday.
PG&E Considering Blackout That Could Affect 124K Northern California CustomersPG&E said Sunday that it's considering shutting off power to nine Northern California counties due to high fire danger, meaning 124,000 customers could lose power by Monday evening.
PG&E Proactively Cuts Power Because of Hot Weather Pacific Gas & Electric says it is ending proactive power shutdowns in three Northern California counties that were implemented to guard against wildfires during windy, dry and hot weather.
PG&E Shuts Power to Some to Lower Wildfire RisksPacific Gas & Electric said it will shut off power Saturday to about 1,600 customers in eastern Napa County near Lake Berryessa and may do the same for thousands more to reduce the risk of wildfires.
PG&E Warns Of Power Shutoffs During Weekend Red Flag ConditionsA Red Flag Warning is in effect for the North Bay this weekend as temperatures are expected to climb, the National Weather Service says.
PG&E Cancels Preemptive Power Outages Over Fire Risk In 8 CountiesPacific Gas & Electric Company said Thursday that it would not preemptively cut power to tens of thousands of customers in several Northern California counties over the potential risk for wildfires.
Red Flag Warning For Most Bay Area Hills Above 1,000 FeetA Red Flag Warning is in effect for most Bay Area hills above 1,000 feet Thursday, as low humidity and high winds lead to a high risk for wildfires.
PG&E: 70,000 Customers May Lose Power Thursday Amid Red Flag WarningPacific Gas and Electric Company is alerting some 70,000 customers in nine Northern California counties about possible early Thursday morning power outages on amid a red flag warning for the region.