High Fire Danger Prompts First Oregon PSPS Event September 8, 2020By Robert MullinBy Robert MullinPortland General Electric pre-emptively cut power to about 5,000 customers in high-risk fire areas near Mount Hood in the first public safety power shutoffs to affect Oregon residents. | © RTO Insider 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:Oregon PUC Looks to Modernize Direct AccessOregon regulators are grappling with how to modernize the state’s direct access program to accommodate a rapidly changing energy landscape. | Oregon Secretary of StateMax Gen Event Managed Efficiently, MISO SaysMISO said it quickly regained control during its first maximum generation emergency July 7 during a lasting heatwave. | MISOTexas Public Utility Commission Briefs: April 17, 2020The Texas Public Utility Commission issued several orders revising its efforts to mitigate the economic effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.