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Strong Winds, Dry Weather Prompt New California Power Outages

After a weekend of record high temperatures and power outages, thousands of Californians are now facing new blackouts, some of which are designed to reduce the risk of causing new wildfires. Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E), the state’s largest utility, announced it turned off power…

California Braces for More Rolling Blackouts

California residents were warned Saturday evening of the imminent possibility of rolling electricity blackouts due to high demand in the middle of a another heat wave. 0…

California Gov. Gavin Newsom: Time to ‘Sober Up’ About Green Energy’s Flaws

California Gov. Gavin Newsom said Monday that the state had to “sober up” about the fact that renewable energy sources had failed to provide enough power for the state at peak demand, and needed “backup” and “insurance” from other sources. 0…