Power Outage in Van Nuys, CA

General Information
Country United States
State California (CA)
County Los Angeles
City Van Nuys
Zip Codes 0

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Southern California Edison Co 6

Los Angeles Department of Water & Power 1

SunEdison LLC 1

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Bradley Duddley
This is the third time in two hours that the elecric is out.

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Reports from Van Nuys, CA

Van Nuys, CA ZIP Codes

91405, 91406, 91401, 91407, 91408, 91411, 91404, 91409, 91410, 91470.

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.

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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