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.
Power Outage Affects Nearly 5,000 Customers In Santa ClaritaThe company says 4,975 customers lost power Saturday evening just after 5:40 p.m.
91 Freeway Reopened After Power Lines Downed In Anaheim Brush FireA brush fire Wednesday that involved downed power lines forced the shutdown of the Riverside (91) Freeway in both directions at Raymond Avenue, authorities said.
Thousands Hit By Power Outages Due To Strong Wind Gusts In SoCalStrong wind gusts left thousands of Southland residents without power Wednesday, officials said.
DWP Resumes Power Shutoffs For Delinquent Business Customers The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power has resumed shutting off electricity to at least some delinquent customers, according to reports Thursday.
$24.5M Penalty Proposed For Edison Over 2011 WindstormOne of California's largest utilities has agreed to pay a $24.5 million penalty for safety violations uncovered after a 2011 windstorm left more than 400,000 customers without lights and a power-line failure electrocuted three family members, state regulators announced Thursday.
6 Cited In 2011 Southern California BlackoutFederal regulators have told six utilities and grid operators that they violated reliability standards during a 2011 blackout that left millions without power in Southern California and Mexico.
Downed Power Pole Cuts Power To 2,400 LADWP Customers, Section Of LAXA car knocked down a power pole near Los Angeles International Airport Tuesday morning, cutting power to a portion of the airport, but it did not affect any flights, authorities said.
Power Restored To All SCE Customers After Irvine BlastAuthorities say electricity has been fully restored to Southern California Edison (SCE) customers impacted by an underground vault explosion in Irvine.
Driver Rattled, Thousands Lose Power After Underground Electrical Vault Explodes In IrvineA driver was shaken and rattled but uninjured Saturday afternoon following an explosion in an underground vault in Irvine.
South Bay Outage May Revive Proposed Penalties For UtilitiesA South Bay lawmaker Tuesday sought to revive efforts to impose penalties on utility companies that have frequent outages in the same area.
Blue Line Metro Service Halted Indefinitely Following Power OutageMetro officials say service on the Blue Line is halted indefinitely following a power outage Sunday.
Utility Customers Outraged Over Possible Fee To Cope With Revenue Loss From Popular Solar PanelsSome Southern California residents are outraged by a state bill that would allow three utility companies to charge customers up to $10 a month to cope with the loss of revenue due to the popularity of solar panels.
Lightning Strikes Blamed For San Bernardino Spot FiresA series of lightning strikes early Monday were behind several small fires and a power outage that affected over 1,400 homes in the Inland Empire, officials said.
Fight Looms Over San Onofre Shutdown CostsLawmakers in Sacramento are deciding who will pay for the shutdown of the San Onofre nuclear power station in San Clemente.