Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. will fight Southern California Edison’s allegations of gross negligence in the design and manufacture of steam tubes built for the San Onofre nuclear power plant, which has been permanently shut down due to excessive wear in the tubes.
Southern California Edison says it is seeking to hold Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. and Mitsubishi Nuclear Energy Systems liable for defective steam generators that forced the closure of the San Onofre nuclear power plant.
Southern California Edison, which owns San Onofre, said the utility’s greenhouse emissions rose last year after the plant shut down due to safety and equipment issues.
Portions of the 405 Freeway through the Sepulveda Pass will be closed Tuesday through Friday nights for work on the Skirball Bridge.
South Los Angeles residents, union members and community activists will rally Thursday to protest the expected closure of a Ralph’s supermarket.
Residents were evacuated Wednesday as firefighters worked to fix a natural gas leak in Newbury Park, fire officials said.
A dust storm in Lancaster Tuesday afternoon caused multiple vehicle collisions and prompted the closure of the Antelope Valley (14) Freeway for hours.
The northbound 405 Freeway will be closed at Santa Monica Boulevard from 11 p.m. Friday to 9 a.m. Saturday.
Coldwater Canyon Avenue in Studio City, which has been shut down for six days a week since late March, has reopened two days ahead of schedule.
Families are worried about plans to close down an Orange County hospital that gives special care to severely disabled children.
The emergency departments of Bellflower Medical Center, Newport Specialty Hospital and Los Angeles Metropolitan Medical Center’s Los Angeles and Hawthorne campuses will close Thursday.
The southbound 405 Freeway shut down through the Sepulveda Pass Monday night as crews worked to build the second half of the Mulholland Drive bridge.
One of Orange County’s most troubled hospitals will soon be shutting its doors.
Monday marked the first official work-day commute amid the five-week closure of Coldwater Canyon Avenue.
The five-week planned daytime closure of Coldwater Canyon Avenue for construction has begun.