SoCal Edison Begins Shutting Off Power In LA, Ventura CountiesSoCal Edison began shutting off power to thousands of customers on Thanksgiving Day as a precautionary move because of a powerful Santa Ana wind event which has hiked the wildfire risk in the region.
LA City Council Seeks Answers As Thousands Remain Without PowerLADWP has requested mutual aid from nearby utilities in order to help with the high number of small outages that the department said take up to six hours to restore power to smaller groups of customers.
Thousands Still Without Power In LA As Heat Wave Scorches RegionLADWP crews were working around the clock to repair overheated and overloaded distribution equipment.
'Thank You California For Protecting The Grid Again': ISO Lifts Stage 2 EmergencyThe California Independent System Operator, which oversees the operation of California's bulk electric power system, lifted a Stage 2 Emergency on Sunday night and thanked residents for their efforts toward conservation.
California ISO Declares Stage 2 Emergency, Announces Possible Outages As Extreme Heat Spreads StatewideThe California ISO has declared a Stage 2 emergency, with rotating power outages possible statewide.
SoCal Edison Warns 50,000 LA County Customers May Lose Power In Public Safety ShutoffEdison warned its 49,024 customers across Los Angeles County and another 120,000 across the region could face power outages similar to those affecting residents in Northern and Central California.
SoCal Edison Could Shut Off Power To 139K Southland Customers Due To Fire DangerMore than 79,000 customers in L.A., San Bernardino, Riverside and Ventura counties could experience outages.
Whipping Winds Bring Down Trees, Cause Power Outages Across LAGusty winds wreaked havoc across Los Angeles Tuesday night into Wednesday morning, bringing down trees and power lines, and leaving as many as 33,000 homes without electricity.
Parts Of Malibu, Nearby Areas So Badly Damaged, They Need To Be 'Completely Rebuilt'Evacuees returning home to Agoura Hills, Calabasas and other areas with already windy canyon roads are being urged to drive with extra caution while crews repair highways and bridges, and utility companies replace power poles and lines.
Gusty Winds Cause Power Outages, Bring Down Trees Across SoCalThousands of Southern California Edison customers were without power Monday night after Santa Ana winds raked Southern California.
Dangerous Winds Whip SoCal, Leaving Trails Of DestructionPowerful gusts roared across Southern California Friday knocking down trees, toppling power lines and forcing an airport to close.
Scattered Showers Continue, Snow Expected In Riverside County MountainsA storm continues to linger over Southern California, with scattered showers, gusty wind and mountain snow expected in some areas.
Power Outages Leave Many Sweating In The Dark Across SoCalSouthern California Edison and LADWP crews race to keep up with spotty power outages in LA, Ventura, Riverside, San Bernardino and Orange counties.
Flex Alert Declared For SoCal, Where Thousands Already Without PowerState power grid officials are urging Southern Californians to conserve electricity Monday amid a fierce heat wave.
Bill Aims To Ban Metallic Balloons, Taking Air Out Of Future Mother's Day CelebrationsThe foil balloons are known to cause power outages and pose safety risks when people release them into the air.