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8,000 DWP Customers Without Power In Silverlake After Vault Explosion

Thousands of Department of Water and Power customers throughout the Silverlake area lost power Tuesday night following an explosion in a vault.

06/30/2015

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Cal-ISO Issues ‘Flex Alert’ Amid Heat Wave

State energy officials Tuesday issued a “flex alert” urging residents to conserve electricity amid a heat wave expected to linger in the Southland for the rest of the week.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/30/2015

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Residents Of Stanton Senior Complex Suffer Through Hours-Long Power Outage

Southern California Edison crews were on the scene, in the 7600 block of Katella Avenue, after officials say an underground cable problem caused the outage around 11:40 a.m.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/16/2015

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All Baggage, Conveyance Systems At LAX Restored After Bird Struck Power Line

Crews Friday had to manually reset baggage and conveyance systems in all terminals at the Los Angeles International Airport.

02/13/2015

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High Wind Advisory In Effect For LA, Ventura Counties

A high wind advisory was in effect Monday for most of the Southland.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/22/2014

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Power Outages Quickly Fixed In Silver Lake, Hollywood

Two power outages affected about 1500 customers Sunday evening, officials said.

11/09/2014

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Metro Gold Line Resumes Service Near Chinatown After Power Problem

Metro suspended train service between the Highland Park and Chinatown stations after the problem was reported around 11:30 a.m.

10/06/2014

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2,000 Homes Still Without Power In LA County

Utility crews continue to work Wednesday to restore power to about 2,100 customers throughout Los Angeles County.

09/17/2014

Aerial view of the Diablo Canyon Nuclear Power Plant which sits on the edge of the Pacific Ocean at Avila Beach in San Luis Obispo County. (Photo credit: MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)

Regulators Affirm Quake Safety For Last Operating Nuclear Plant In Calif.

Federal regulators say the nuclear power plant near San Luis Obispo is safe to continue operating.

09/11/2014

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Fire At Edison Substation Knocks Out Power For Thousands In Irvine

SKY9’s Stu Mundel reports 26,000 were initially reported to have lost power, however that number had lowered to about 8,600 by 10 p.m.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/24/2014

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Mix Of Summer Season, Wildfires, Drought May Push Power Grid Limits

State energy officials Friday warned the statewide drought and continued threat of wildfires could pose challenges to power supplies in coming weeks.

06/27/2014

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Man In Need Of Artificial Heart Machine Says DWP Threatening To Shut Off Power To Home

A West Hills man who needs an artificial heart machine to stay alive said that the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power is threatening to shut off the power to his home.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/26/2014

The Edison Co. Generating Plant in Long Beach (Photo credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

Edison Cites Natural Gas Prices, Design Changes For Higher Residential Rates

Natural gas prices and a new rate design structure were among the factors cited to explain why SoCal Edison is raising electricity rates.

06/18/2014

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Power Outage Affects Nearly 5,000 Customers In Santa Clarita

The company says 4,975 customers lost power Saturday evening just after 5:40 p.m.

05/17/2014

Officials with Anaheim Fire & Rescue responded to the fire at the 91 Freeway and East Street.
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91 Freeway Reopened After Power Lines Downed In Anaheim Brush Fire

A brush fire Wednesday that involved downed power lines forced the shutdown of the Riverside (91) Freeway in both directions at Raymond Avenue, authorities said.

05/14/2014

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