Cal ISO Issues Flex Alert Monday Amid Heat Wave, Wildfire Threatening Power Transmission LinesThe strain on the grid is stemming from a combination of extreme heat in several parts of the state and a growing wildfire in Southern Oregon that is threatening transmission lines used to provide power to California.
LA City Attorney Says Mayor Eric Garcetti Has Power To Commandeer Hotels During EmergencyMayor Eric Garcetti has the authority to "commandeer" hotel rooms to house the homeless and protect people's lives during a local emergency like the COVID-19 pandemic, City Attorney Mike Feuer opined in a report to the City Council, submitted Wednesday.
LA Seeking Public Input Getting To 100% Renewable Energy By 2030The Department of Water and Power needs the community's help with ideas on how to achieve 100 percent renewable energy in the City of Los Angeles.
More Than 2,000 Without Power In WeHoThe cause of the outage was not immediately clear.
SoCal Edison Weighs Public Safety Power Shut-Offs For 'High-Risk' Areas In CoronaThe company identified 25 high-risk area circuits in Corona that could be eligible for a public safety shut-off, should conditions meet criteria.
The Grove Suffers Power Outage As Heat Wave Sweeps SoCalThe outage was reported shortly before 7 p.m. Friday as temperatures hit record highs.
More Than 3K Without Power In Miracle Mile, WeHo As High Winds Whip Through SoCalPower was out in the area south of Wilshire Blvd. and west of La Cienega after a transformer blew.
Duarte Woman Beyond Concerned For Her Mother In Storm-Ravaged Puerto Rico"All I can do it pray," Jeanette Santana said.
Weather-Related Power Outages, Trees Down Around The SouthlandSome of the outages are due to rain or wind causing downed power lines, authorities said.
Failed Circuit Breaker Briefly Leaves 27,000 Westside Residents Without PowerRoughly 27,000 LADWP customers in the Pacific Palisades and Westwood areas were without power for a couple of hours.
Locals Gather In South LA To Learn About LADWP's Rate IncreasesHundreds of South Los Angeles residents attended a community forum on Tuesday in order to voice their concerns for the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power's proposed rate increases.
Power Knocked Out For 1,600 Customers Near Pico-RobertsonPower was interrupted Friday to about 1,600 customers in an area of Los Angeles just south of Beverly Hills.
High Heat, Demand Blamed For DWP Outage To More Than 9,000 Customers In West LAThe utility said they expected intermittent outages Saturday evening as workers replaced a major cable.
Vault Fire Temporarily Knocks Out Power To Customers In Long BeachAccording to the city of Long Beach the area north of downtown is affected.
400 Still Without Power In Long Beach Following Vault ExplosionNo injuries have been reported.