PG&E to shut off power to millions in California in an attempt to avoid wildfires

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  • Published: 09 October 2019
  • Millions of people are poised to lose electricity throughout California as PG&E says it will shut off power to try to avert wildfires caused by faulty lines. #PGEoutages

    Story: abc10.com/article/news/local/california/possible-fire-prevention-power-cutoffs-to-600000-california-customers/103-afdccf8d-31ed-4a54-81e3-363634c3f1f9

    Schools closed: abc10.com/article/news/local/wildfire/power-shutoff-school-closed/103-c26028e1-d645-4a2d-a9f5-84fe7ec7b8e4

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Comments • 85

  • yan chang
    yan chang  2 weeks back

    Your breaking news is breaking up.

    • Megan F
      Megan F  2 weeks back

      StopTheCrime.com PG&E lies

      • RST Sport
        RST Sport  2 weeks back

        No wonder folks are pee'd off 🤔.......is this the best you can do America.....😁

        • Pete Peterson
          Pete Peterson  2 weeks back

          ha ha you snowflakes do you believe that stuff your states broke

          • Maureen Lilja
            Maureen Lilja  2 weeks back

            Murderers generally return to the scene of their crime. Guess what? They’re back!!

            • Maureen Lilja
              Maureen Lilja  2 weeks back

              Are they mentioning that we are going to be under Marshall Law?

              • Maureen Lilja
                Maureen Lilja  2 weeks back

                Are you kidding me? Santa Ana winds? El Diablo winds? They are called Bunker Fuel winds!! You are not fooling all of us! Some, maybe but we WILL wake them up!

                • thelma lou
                  thelma lou  2 weeks back

                  PGE NEED TO GO TO JAIL...

                  • Ray Cross
                    Ray Cross  2 weeks back

                    There are reports of ppl living in area of absolutely no wind so this is bogus info

                    • Lazarus Seven
                      Lazarus Seven  2 weeks back

                      CA Governor did this, so he called in UN troops, FEMA camps are ready.

                  • Anna Patty
                    Anna Patty  2 weeks back

                    Reversespeech.com.

                    • john folger
                      john folger  2 weeks back

                      there lieing about something , why

                      • Anna Patty
                        Anna Patty  2 weeks back

                        People are reporting D.E.W.

                        • Anna Patty
                          Anna Patty  2 weeks back

                          StopTheCrime.net

                          • crossedlightning1
                            crossedlightning1  2 weeks back

                            BIG EARTHQUAKES???

                            • D.R. Long, RA NCARB
                              D.R. Long, RA NCARB  2 weeks back

                              So to mitigate one potential disaster you risk creating at least 4 others? People using gas generators, food poisoning from ruined food, crime from folks taking advantage of an over-taxed first responders, no water, I could go on. This seems more like a "if you are going to blame us, we'll show you what it will be like if we (PG&E) aren't here." How about a program of improving the primary distribution, monitoring and quick response teams?

                              • AUSPICIOUS KONDOR
                                AUSPICIOUS KONDOR  2 weeks back

                                10/10

                                • Flip Ya
                                  Flip Ya  2 weeks back

                                  Tell the Democrats in government to stop the madness of all these regulations,! Blame the Fed for printing your money too,!.

                                  • Ronald Wiseman
                                    Ronald Wiseman  2 weeks back

                                    These are mostly poor people who can't afford these things like generators and supplies. They live day to day and what about the people on oxygen machines, They're going to die! Shameful!!!!!!!!!!!!!

                                    • PIPPIJAMES
                                      PIPPIJAMES  2 weeks back

                                      “Wind Event” term stolen from a truther. Find your own terms traitors...

                                      • Dave Koerner
                                        Dave Koerner  2 weeks back

                                        Why are foreign entities trying to run this country for What about the people that are on kidney dialysis and the ones that are happen to have breathing machines are they going to get power I kind of Thank that they are trying to take out the week that’s what it looks like to me

                                        • L G
                                          L G  2 weeks back

                                          Crystals that’s all you need Libs

                                          • L G
                                            L G  2 weeks back

                                            Total BS

                                            • Bill 1405
                                              Bill 1405  2 weeks back

                                              Kalifornians getting what they voted for hahahahahaha and ha!

                                              • gregory frie
                                                gregory frie  2 weeks back

                                                Hahahahahahahahaha stupid public hahahaha getting scammed again

                                                • CSXRockford
                                                  CSXRockford  2 weeks back

                                                  Well look at it this way.. you are finally practicing what you preach and reducing your carbon foot print.

                                                  • Ronnie 2.0 M
                                                    Ronnie 2.0 M  2 weeks back

                                                    I have a question, what kind of insurance covers damage done to property due to PG&E turning off power. I just read my mom insurance home police small print? Can PG&E be sued if there going out of business? I'm glad she moved.

                                                    • Michael Bond
                                                      Michael Bond  2 weeks back

                                                      PG&E is in bankruptcy I believe. Is this part of that?

                                                      • Mary Jane
                                                        Mary Jane  2 weeks back

                                                        There’s gold under paradise and oroville they plan to make sure nobody lives there am informed and believe! Look for Lazar attacks!

                                                        • Mary Jane
                                                          Mary Jane  2 weeks back

                                                          We will be looking for Lazer Fire 🔥 shame on you! Is that a guy from isis? Gas and electric ⚡️God is watching!

                                                          • Catherine O'Connell
                                                            Catherine O'Connell  2 weeks back

                                                            SHUT OFF THE POWER >>>>>> TO SET THE FIRE!
                                                            UN AGENDA21 >>>>> land grab........depopulation called fake....CLIMATE CHANGE

                                                            • mathildalily
                                                              mathildalily  2 weeks back

                                                              Gz! Horribly chopped report.

                                                              • Al Smith
                                                                Al Smith  2 weeks back

                                                                They want the power off sneaking around you all up and put you in FEMA camps

                                                              • I am who I’m she Pom
                                                                I am who I’m she Pom  2 weeks back

                                                                Millions of people >>>>> REALLY where did you get yours news from ......

                                                                • Ryan Johnson
                                                                  Ryan Johnson  2 weeks back

                                                                  Yikes. gonna miss you guys. was a good run. Try some wind and solar power?

                                                                  • fladave99 Mills
                                                                    fladave99 Mills  2 weeks back

                                                                    They ARE NOT TRIMMING any trees. All their money goes to BRIBS. Gov got 250K for his last election. REALLY - Is the GOV going to do anything with maybe 500k for his NEXT ONE - Gavin RUINED SAN FRAN and now you elected him to do the same to the STATE - ENJOY!!!

                                                                    • yaimavol
                                                                      yaimavol  2 weeks back

                                                                      Get a lawyer and sue

                                                                  • Rod McDonald
                                                                    Rod McDonald  2 weeks back

                                                                    P.G.& E. more concerned with shareholder dividends then paying customers.

                                                                    • Jcatlover D.
                                                                      Jcatlover D.  2 weeks back

                                                                      The transmission lines are down for repairs and only one in Northern Ca can run ... we are being calmly talked to and calmly walked through their event. Read through the calming and safety talk...wake up...

                                                                      • Lazarus Seven
                                                                        Lazarus Seven  2 weeks back

                                                                        fool!, your Fascist Governor is trying to rid the state of any conservatives and bring in the Terrorists over the border, it has begun

                                                                    • Sylvia O Ireland
                                                                      Sylvia O Ireland  2 weeks back

                                                                      Lies! Lies! The NWO always trying to scare the people by making up disasters!!! Right now they are controlling people by shutting down the power to keep you safe??? Right?? Do not trust anything the Secret Government does! But as usual Californians believe every Lie hear on MSM! Ask your self are they planning those Fires or what? How do thEy know they are coming???They said last year after the Paradise Fire that much more Fires are going to happen this year??? Do not trust them!! Agenda 21 at work!!

                                                                      • Julie bou
                                                                        Julie bou  2 weeks back

                                                                        just like communist turn the power off cause they are in control

                                                                        • xMrsmileyfacex
                                                                          xMrsmileyfacex  2 weeks back

                                                                          Ever since California started to vote in leftist Dems in state and local government the once beautiful state has now degraded into a 3 world country. PG&E is just an extension of it.

                                                                          • Lydia Harvey
                                                                            Lydia Harvey  2 weeks back

                                                                            They can cut back trees without cutting power

                                                                            • Suziq darlin
                                                                              Suziq darlin  2 weeks back

                                                                              GOOGLE IS TRYING TO KEEP THI QUITE!!!!!!!!!!!

                                                                              • Alex Hotz
                                                                                Alex Hotz  2 weeks back

                                                                                Brilliant. Years of neglecting infrastructure, and lack of forest service maintenance have led to this. The answer to everything. Shut off the power.
                                                                                Congratulations California! Just when you think they can't possibly become dumber...yahoo!

                                                                                • sl44er
                                                                                  sl44er  2 weeks back

                                                                                  DEW

                                                                                  • Alex Ansary - Outside the Box TV

                                                                                    PG&E Cuts Power to 800,000 / Astrologer Bypasses the Romance - Signals Urgency to get Prepared!
                                                                                    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6ar3EYsBGAk

                                                                                    • Kenneth M. Price Jr.
                                                                                      Kenneth M. Price Jr.  2 weeks back

                                                                                      All this just to make us forget that all of the tract home fires were the result of direct energy weapons, not wind. We're way off the track here folks. I've lived in California since 1950 something, and this is nothing but total hype. That's not to say your power won't be turned off and you won't suffer hardship. And why is the guy wearing a guerilla hat from South America?

                                                                                      • Atricia Cannon
                                                                                        Atricia Cannon  2 weeks back

                                                                                        He sure is knowledgeable of weather and what's coming. Spooky dude for sure, as he glances at the script.....

                                                                                    • Timeless
                                                                                      Timeless  2 weeks back

                                                                                      But weren’t those energy weapons used on the Camp Fire and the Paradise Fire? So, are they going to simulate the Santa Ana winds this time using energy weapons? They have been saying for the past 3 weeks that Santa Ana winds are coming. What they’re having problems creating them or something. Tired 😓 of this horsesh¥t.

                                                                                      • Thy Creator Source
                                                                                        Thy Creator Source  2 weeks back

                                                                                        It was cold hold on