electrical

PG&E opens 'smart' electrical nerve center in Placer County

It’s a dark and stormy night. There’s a snap as wood gives way to wind. A branch crashes down onto a power line in Auburn. Someone’s lights go out. Moments lat ...

Reader Input: In pouring rain, helpers bloomed

The Auburn Interfaith Food Closet would like to thank and recognize those outside our organization who greatly helped us in our recent move (“Food closet settles into new loc ...

PG&E on the hunt for outage cause

Plagued by a series of power outages in Rocklin, Pacific Gas and Electric formed a new task force to tackle the issue. One of the outages on July 7 cut power to Steve Martin’s ...