Fearing Wildfires, PG&E to Cut Power to 800,000 October 8, 2019By Shawn McFarlandPG&E said it will cut power to 800,000 customers in portions of 34 northern counties beginning Wednesday morning to reduce wildfire risk during a severe wind event. | U.S. Department of Agriculture. Tell us who you are,get 2 free articles each month. What do you want to know?Want a free trial instead? Click here.Already convinced? View pricing and plans.Already a subscriber? Log in here. Additional news on this topic:Connecticut Cuts CL&P Distribution Hike by 41%Connecticut Light & Power’s proposed distribution rate increase was cut by 41% by the state’s Public Utilities Regulatory Authority in a draft decision.Massachusetts Raises Net Metering Cap, Cuts PaymentsMassachusetts lawmakers approved a compromise bill that raises the net metering cap for solar energy systems.FERC Cuts MISO Transmission Owners’ ROE to 10.32%FERC ordered a pay cut for MISO transmission owners, reducing their ROE to 10.32% from 12.38%. Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.