Tag: public safety power shut-off

Electric Utility, Public Utilities

California regulators express ‘deep concern’ over SCE 2020 power shutoff practices

January 27, 2021

Via: Utility Dive

California utilities have the authority to proactively de-energize their power-lines as a way to reduce the risk of wildfires in their service territories, albeit as a last resort. In 2020, wildfires burned more than 4 million acres of the state […]