UPDATED: PG&E Gets $1.3B Rate Hike, Cancels Mass Blackouts December 7, 2020 By Hudson Sangree By Hudson SangreePacific Gas and Electric canceled its anticipated blackouts after saying it might shut off power to nearly 400,000 residents to prevent wildfires. | PG&E 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: PG&E Working to Improve Safety BlackoutsPG&E acknowledged it needs to get better at notifying local authorities and customers before shutting off power to prevent wildfires. | PG&E CAISO Provides More Details on BlackoutsCAISO and the California PUC and Energy Commission explained to Gov. Gavin Newsom why the state had two days of rolling blackouts recently. | U.S. Navy CPUC Tries to Head off Summer BlackoutsThe California Public Utilities Commission opened a proceeding to help prevent energy emergencies next summer like those in August and September. | © RTO Insider Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.