Tag: SCE

Basic Services, Electric Utility, Emergency Services, Public Utilities

PG&E, SCE detail plans to spend more than $23B through 2025 to prevent wildfires in their footprints

March 28, 2023

Via: Utility Dive

PG&Eā€™s wildfire mitigation plan is based on measures that it says have previously reduced the number of acres burned in the most high-risk portions of its service territory by 99% in 2022, as compared to the 2018-2020 average. These include […]

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 […]

Electric Utility, Public Utilities

California proposes 10-year transportation electrification planning process for SCE, other IOUs

February 11, 2020

Via: Utility Dive

California’s transportation electrification goals require the state to set up 250,000 public charging stations ā€” 10,000 of which must be direct current fast charging stations ā€”ā€‹ by 2025. The state currently leads the nation in utility investments in transportation electrification, […]