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Northern California blackouts may mean mobile outages

Mobile companies are scrambling to maintain service for the 800,000 Californians who may experience power outages this week......»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 9th, 2019

PG&E faces public firestorm after massive outages over wildfire fears

After facing blame for a catastrophic Northern California fire, the powerful utility is ripped for mismanagement for imposing sweeping blackouts......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 11th, 2019

California"s huge, humiliating power outages expose the vulnerabilities of PG&E"s power grid

California utilities are woefully behind on maintenance and new power systems to prevent long-term blackouts. California utilities are woefully behind on maintenance and new power systems to prevent long-term blackouts......»»

Category: topSource: latimesOct 10th, 2019

From Apple to wineries, California companies turn to solar amid outages

As climate change threatens to make power outages more frequent, California businesses are turning to solar-powered systems to protect their operations when the lights go out......»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 18th, 2019

From Apple to wineries, businesses turn to solar in midst of power outages

As climate change threatens to make power outages more frequent, California businesses are turning to solar-powered systems to protect their operations when the lights go out......»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 18th, 2019

From Apple to wineries, businesses turn to solar in midst of power outages

As climate change threatens to make power outages more frequent, California businesses are turning to solar-powered systems to protect their operations when the lights go out......»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 18th, 2019

Northern California National Bank announces 2019 Third Quarter Results

CHICO.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaOct 16th, 2019

Felicity Huffman has started her 2-week prison sentence in a cushy northern California facility

REUTERS/Katherine Taylor Felicity Huffman reported to Federal Correctional Institution in Dublin, California, on Tuesday morning to start her two-week prison sentence in connection .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 15th, 2019

PG&E blackouts spur sales of BoxPower solar/battery units

California's recent power blackout episode triggered the strongest sales ever for BoxPower Inc., the maker of a turnkey solar power and battery unit in a box. The Grass Valley company builds self-contained and automated solar power systems out of shippin.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 13th, 2019

3 deaths have been linked to the Southern California wildfires so far

Associated Press/Noah Berger Three people have died at the scene of Southern California wildfires this week, authorities said Saturday. One man who tried to fight the blaze died of a heart attack, a second body was found at a mobile .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 12th, 2019

The California power outages show how dire the wildfire crisis has gotten — 9 of the state"s 10 biggest fires came in the last 16 years

The Saddleridge bush fire in the Sylmar area of Los Angeles has spread to over 4,700 acres of land, prompting mandatory evacuation orders for about 100,000 people. Earlier this week, California utility company PG&E shut off power to some reside.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 11th, 2019

Historic Snowstorm To Keep Slamming Plains Into Weekend

For the past two days, a major early season storm has been dumping huge amounts of snow in the northern Rockies and northern Great Plains in the U.S., and causing road closures and power outages in southern Canada. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaOct 11th, 2019

Rex Nutting: California’s mass power outage shows we don’t really know the costs or effects of climate change

The unforeseen power outages in California show that economists could be badly underestimating the potential costs of climate change......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 11th, 2019

California Gov. Gavin Newsom slams PG&E for power outages: "Greed and mismanagement"

The company announced on Thursday that it had started to restore power to about 126,000 customers......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 11th, 2019

California Hit By Dual Shock: LA Gas Prices Spike Above $5 As Residents Learn Solar Panels Don"t Work In Blackouts

California Hit By Dual Shock: LA Gas Prices Spike Above $5 As Residents Learn Sol.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 10th, 2019

22 photos show how an estimated 2 million Californians are coping with mass blackouts to prevent wildfires

Noah Berger / AP Millions of Californians are without power after PG&E, California's largest utility company, cut off 750,000 of i.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 10th, 2019

In California, food spoils, businesses close as power outages imposed

A California dentist canceled dozens of appointments and supermarkets tried to save rotting food on Thursday as electricity was cut to over 600,000 homes and workplaces in a second day of planned power outages to cut wildfire risks......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 10th, 2019

PG&E power outage could cost California economy more than $2 billion

Power outages often hit local businesses the hardest since they don’t always have generators or infrastructure......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 10th, 2019

PG&E stock plunges amid power cuts, bankruptcy ruling

Shares of California utility PG&E Corp. were slammed on Thursday, as the second day of power cuts left more than 1.5 million people in the northern part of the state in the dark, with a victory for bondholders in a bankruptcy ruling added to the gloom......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 10th, 2019

PG&E stock plunges amid power cuts, bankruptcy ruling

Shares of California utility PG&E Corp. were slammed on Thursday, as the second day of power cuts left more than 1.5 million people in the northern part of the state in the dark, with a victory for bondholders in a bankruptcy ruling added to the gloom......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 10th, 2019

PG&E shares plunge nearly 30% as power cuts irk Californians

Shares of California utility PG&E Corp. were slammed on Thursday, as the second day of power cuts left more than 1.5 million people in the northern part of the state in the dark, with a victory for bondholders in a bankruptcy ruling added to the gloom......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 10th, 2019