Newsom Signs Emergency Order To Free Up Power During Heat WaveGov. Gavin Newsom took steps Thursday in an effort to try and avoid potential rolling blackouts and ease strain on the state’s power grid.
What Is The Purpose Of Flex Alerts During A Heat Wave?They are issued when temperatures are expected to be so high that they prompt a subsequent increase in energy use that could potentially stress the power grid, causing outages or forcing rolling blackouts.
Flex Alert In Effect Through Wednesday As Dangerous Heat Wave ContinuesResidents are asked to conserve their power use between 3 p.m. and 10 p.m. every day through at least Wednesday
Power Outages Have Some LADWP Customers Hot -- Literally The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power says they might need to take drastic measures to fix the city's old and crumbling power system.
Orange County Landfill Taps Methane For PowerWhen most Californians think about the source of renewable energy flowing into their homes, they picture wind turbines and solar panels — not garbage.
Bird Brains! Solar Energy Project Delayed Due To Nesting Red-Tailed HawksWork on a massive solar energy project could be delayed because several pairs of red-tailed hawks are nesting in the path of a power line.