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Southern California Edison Warns of Possible Public Safety Shutoff Due to High Winds

A Community Crew Vehicle from Southern California Edison (SCE) has been prepositioned at Millpond Recreation Area. This is in advance of possible Public Safety Power Shutoff or PSPS to prevent our electric system from becoming the source of ignition, due to high winds this week. The following areas may be affected by temporary power shut […]

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MONO COUNTY SUPERVISORS CONSIDER GENERATORS TO DEAL WITH PUBLIC SAFETY POWER SHUT-OFFS

  Given the rash of Public Safety Power Shut-offs in the past months, checking generator viability is a good idea. That was Mono County’s Parks and Facilities Superintendent Joe Blanchard’s job. What he found was $47,500 worth of generators was necessary to keep critical functions functioning. His report was presented at Tuesday’s County Board of […]

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Mono County gets a taste of SCE’s PSPS

By Deb Murphy When Southern California Edison introduced its Public Safety Power Shutdown policy, it sounded almost do-able. But when the winds picked up Monday afternoon, reality came home to roost. Power was shut down from Mammoth south at 1 p.m. leaving 14,750 customers without juice. Some power was back up by Monday evening and […]

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