If high temperatures, extreme dryness and record-high winds threaten the electric system, it may be necessary for us to turn off electricity in the interest of safety. This is called a Public Safety Power Shutoff (PSPS). Be prepared for outages lasting several days. We plan to notify you of a shutoff in advance, so please make sure your contact information is correct.
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Enhanced Powerline Safety Settings (EPSS) will automatically turn off the flow of electricity faster if a foreign object contacts an energized line or there is an issue with the equipment.
As we enter the height of wildfire season, we encourage customers to protect their homes and communities. Watch our video series, 7 Saturdays to a More Fire-Resistant Home, to learn about creating defensible space, fire-resistant landscaping, evacuation plans and more.