SDG&E says conserve power during heat wave - CBS News 8 - San Diego, CA News Station - KFMB Channel 8

SDG&E says conserve power during heat wave

Posted: Updated:
  • RelatedMore>>

  • Temperatures warming up across San Diego County

    Temperatures warming up across San Diego County

    Saturday, August 19 2017 2:12 PM EDT2017-08-19 18:12:16 GMT

    Temperatures are expected to be about average over the next week throughout San Diego County with the warmest temperatures in that period expected Friday and Saturday. 

     

    Temperatures are expected to be about average over the next week throughout San Diego County with the warmest temperatures in that period expected Friday and Saturday. 

     
  • SDG&E urges customers to reduce use

    SDG&E urges customers to reduce use

    Thursday, September 10 2015 10:17 AM EDT2015-09-10 14:17:48 GMT
    San Diego Gas & Electric will keep its incentive program for reduced power use in effect again Thursday as a punishing heat wave continues, accompanied by high humidity. 
    San Diego Gas & Electric will keep its incentive program for reduced power use in effect again Thursday as a punishing heat wave continues, accompanied by high humidity. 

SAN DIEGO (CBS 8) – A series of power outages across San Diego County left 10,000 SDG&E customers without power Wednesday night. As of Thursday morning, power has been restored to all but a couple hundred customers. 

The outages extended from the South Bay up to the North County. In Chula Vista and the surrounding communities of east Chula Vista and Bonita, the outages were up to just under 5,000 customers Wednesday. Witnesses in the area told CBS News 8 there were downed power lines near 1st Avenue.

[For the latest outage updates, click here to view the SDG&E outage map.]
     
In North County, more than 5,000 customers were in the dark at roughly the same time. The areas impacted were: Encinitas, Cardiff by the Sea, Olivenhain and the Carlsbad-La Costa area. As of this report, there were 200 customers still without power in that area and 285 outages in Coronado.
     
The cause of the outages is unknown.
 

Powered by Frankly
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2017 Midwest Television, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.