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ComEd plans temporary ‘nerve centers’ for long outages

Hoping to avoid a repeat of the chaos caused by widespread outages during last summer’s storms, Commonwealth Edison Co. announced Wednesday it will set up temporary communication centers in areas where 20 percent of customers go without power for three hours or more. Each of the 17 centers can be set up within hours, said Continue reading ?
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Widespread power outages from high winds

United States / Los Angeles : L.A. Now (4 years ago)

High winds knocked down trees and caused power outages throughout Southern California overnight and Thursday morning, leaving thousands of residents in the dark. About 32,260 Southern California Edison customers were without power W... Read Post

County supervisors slam Edison for response to power outage

United States / Los Angeles : L.A. Now (3 years ago)

L.A. County supervisors slammed Southern California Edison for failing to communicate with its customers after the Santa Ana windstorm disaster, which left 419,000 customers in the San Gabriel Valley area without power. Read Post

Customers urged to save power, avoid rolling blackouts

United States / Los Angeles : L.A. Now (2 years ago)

Officials from California's grid operator and Southern California Edison will roll out an energy conservation campaign Wednesday, asking customers to save power over the summer in light of the outage at San Onofre nuclear plant and ... Read Post

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