Southern California Edison Sued For Wrongful Death By Widow Of Electrocuted LinemanOn Thursday, Southern California Edison Co. responded to a lawsuit filed by Stephanie Wickstrom, the widow of a 34-year-old lineman electrocuted in 2020 while doing contract work for the utility.
A Quarter-Million SoCal Edison Customers Could See Power Shutoffs Due To Santa Ana WindsCities including Simi Valley, Thousands Oaks, Santa Clarita, Rancho Cucamonga and Riverside are at risk of seeing precautionary power shutoffs due to the risk that powerful winds could down trees and power lines, sparking wildfires.
Thousands Of SoCal Edison Customers Without Power In Simi Valley, Jurupa ValleySouthern California Edison put 127,550 customers on notice Sunday that their power could be shut off due to high-risk wildfire conditions.
Bobcat Fire Possibly Caused By Vegetation Contacting SCE ConductorThe blaze has destroyed 171 structures, including 87 residences, and has damaged another 47. The Nature Center at the Devil's Punchbowl Natural Area was also destroyed.
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.
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.
Only On: Survivor Of Huntington Beach Oktoberfest Explosion Speaks OutBischof, the 60-year-old owner of Old World German Restaurant, said he was trying to save himself as his customers yelled for him to roll on the ground and used water and a tablecloth to help him.
Huntington Beach Restaurant Owner Sues SCE Over Transformer Blast At Oktoberfest CelebrationThe lawsuit says the owner of Old World German Restaurant suffered second- and third-degree burns over nearly half of his body, significant brain damage and permanent cognitive deficits.
Power Outage Cuts Electricity To 2,100 In Santa ClaritaA reported 2,100 customers were without power in the Santa Clarita area Monday night.
High Winds Could Prompt SCE To Cut Power To Some Transmission LinesWith a red flag warning looming for Thursday and Friday, Southern California Edison said that it could cut power to transmission lines in some areas at high risk for brush fires.
Massive Tree Falls In San Marino Causing Nearly 4,500 To Lose PowerThe massive tree reportedly fell around 2:30 p.m. in the 800 block of Roanoke Road.
Settlement Means Customer Bill Cut For Closed San Onofre Nuclear PlantThe settlement announced Tuesday night by Southern California Edison saves its customers $775 million through early 2022.
Suit Targets California Utilities Over Deadly MudslidesTwo utilities were sued Tuesday for the widespread destruction from last week's deadly mudslides that were caused when hillsides ravaged by California's largest-ever wildfire let loose in heavy rain.
Activists Plead With Local, State Officials To Prevent Radioactive Waste From Being Buried At San OnofreSouthern California Edison has applied for a permit to burying 3.6 million pounds of nuclear waste on the beach early next year.
South Bay Power Outage Triggered By 'Wiring Error,' Southern California Edison SaysA "wiring error" associated with an ongoing equipment-upgrade project in the South Bay led to Tuesday morning's wide-scale power outage.