The blackouts impact a half-million people — or nearly 180,000 customers — in 15 counties.
By Jocelyn Gecker, Associated Press
Pacific Gas & Electric Company said it would begin precautionary power shutoffs Wednesday afternoon to nearly 180,000 homes and businesses in portions of 17 counties.
By Jocelyn Gecker, Christopher Weber, Associated Press
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