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Truckee Donner PUD directors thank staff for handling of storm | SierraSun.com
TRUCKEE, Calif. – The Truckee Donner Public Utility District’s Board of Directors held a regularly scheduled board meeting on Wednesday, Nov. 2. The board started the meeting with expressions of gratitude and appreciation for district...
Climate Profile: How Dave Donnelly electrified his home | SierraSun.com
It was August of 2021, and Dave Donnelly and his wife Stacy Holybee were trying to figure out a way to survive the apocalyptic wildfire smoke. Like many of us here in Truckee, Dave considered...
Winter storm brings rain, snow to California, wet weather to Stockton
More rain showers are forecast for Tuesday night into Wednesday, along with unusually cold temperatures and gusty winds.
Power outage affects 2,700 NV Energy customers | TahoeDailyTribune.com
STATELINE, Nev. — Power was restored to 1,600 of 2,733 customers in Stateline, according to nevenergy.com The outage was reported at 10:24 a.m. The final 1,135 customers’ power was restored by 2:15 p.m., according to...
Incline Village residents irked over frequent power outages | TahoeDailyTribune.com
INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. — Power outages have been frequent in Incline Village over the past several months and residents have been turning to social media, the fire department and general improvement district to share their...
Several thousand without power in El Dorado, Solano Counties Open Navigation Close Navigation Close Modal
More than 7000 are without power Monday morning in separate outages in El Dorado County and Solano County, according to the PG&E website.
This is how rolling blackouts would occur in a power emergency, according to SMUD and PG&E Open Navigation Close Navigation Close Modal
Energy providers warned Californians that rolling blackouts would be possible on Monday as a Labor Day heat wave hits the state.
Woman climbs electrical tower, power cut to 17,000 PG&E Stockton customers | FOX40 Open Navigation Close Navigation Close Modal
STOCKTON, Calif. (KTXL) — More than 17,000 PG&E customers in Stockton were without power for several hours Monday morning after a woman claimed an electrical tower. according to the Stockton Police Department and the power company’s website. The police said the power company turned the power off after the woman refused to climb down. According […]
Power restored in El Dorado County after major outage | abc10.com
According to the El Dorado County Sheriff's Office, power was restored to the county as of 11:30 a.m.
Kiely Rodni: FBI releases new details about missing Truckee teen
The FBI announced Thursday they have added Kiely Rodni to its missing persons list. Authorities gave new details about her appearance and released a poster about the 16-year-old who went missing from a party in Truckee on Saturday.
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@SafiTahoe Not yet! I'll try to get down there tomorrow. The wind right now is INSANE! Guessing we might see a powe… https://t.co/Q2qLkOCZcJ
@skiswm @SPaulsonKTVU Ha, yeah, but probably okay where we are except for power outages!
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@SavngtheRepublc @AP As a californian I can categorically state that we do not have power outages “all the time“.
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Power Outage FAQs
What is Power Outage?
Power outage (also called a power cut, a power blackout, power failure or a blackout) is a short-term or a long-term loss of the electric power to a particular area.
What Causes Power Outages?
- Severe weather (high winds, lightning, winter storms, heat waves, rain or flooding can cause damage to power lines or equipment);
- Other damage to electric transmission lines (vehicle accidents, trees, and animals can cause damage to power lines or equipment);
- Repairing, maintenance or upgrades on power lines and equipment.
What are the Top Outage Safety Tips?
- Stay away from the downed power lines, park vehicles in protected areas;
- Unplug appliances and electronics, limit cell phone use to conserve battery life;
- Use portable generators outdoors only, well away from open windows and doors;
- Pack perishable foods into a cooler, keep refrigerator and freezer doors shut as much as possible.
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The power went out at Tahoe Timber Trails at approximately 10:10 pm