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Squirrel blamed for outage that left 45,000 without power

SAN DIEGO — A power outage left about 45,000 homes and businesses without electrical service in central San Diego Tuesday afternoon.

The blackout affected customers in Balboa Park, Chollas Creek, City Heights, Hillcrest, Mission Hills, Normal Heights, North Park, Oak Park, Old Town and other surrounding communities, according to San Diego Gas & Electric. 103 more words


Proposed natural gas pipeline would run right through Poway

POWAY, Calif. — Poway Mayor Steve Vaus has been vocal in his opposition to a proposed natural gas pipeline that would cut through part of his city. 210 more words


SDG&E warns of phone scam using fake caller ID

SAN DIEGO — San Diego Gas & Electric warned customers Thursday of an increase in complaints about phone scammers using the name of the utility in fraudulent calls. 217 more words


Plan to replace natural gas line worries some residents

FALLBROOK, Calif. – Some San Diegans are concerned over a proposal to replace a 47-mile natural gas pipeline across the county.

The new pipeline would connect SDG&E’s Rainbow metering station near the Riverside County line to existing lines at Marine Corp Air Station Miramar. 267 more words


Supervisor Jacob proposes finding competitor to SDG&E

SAN DIEGO – People in many large cities around the country have multiple options to choose between for utilities like electricity.

The San Diego County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Wednesday to accept a seven-point Comprehensive Renewable Energy Plan that has been in the works since 2013. 551 more words


Lightning knocks out power to thousands

SAN DIEGO — Power outages directly linked to Monday morning’s thunderstorms and lightning strikes left more than 2,100 San Diego-area homes and businesses in the dark Monday. 129 more words