PG&E has expanded planned power shutoffs

PG&E has expanded planned power shutoffs ahead of increased fire danger Tuesday. The potential Public Safety Power Shutoff (PSPS) event, starting Tuesday evening and forecasted to last through Wednesday afternoon, could affect about 48,000 customers in small portions of 18 counties. The utility initially announced plans... Read More.

PG&E has Restored Power to Bucks Lake Area

Power has been restored to the Bucks Lake area after PG&E repaired its electric infrastructure damaged in the Dixie Fire. At about 6:30 p.m. on Monday, PG&E crews energized the lines and restored power to more than 300 customers. Before this could be done, crews... Read More.

LMUD to Move Forward with Skedaddle Power Project

After a pause in the Skedaddle Project that aims to build a switch station and substation in partner with NV Energy, a move that would cease a relationship with PGE lines in the Caribou, LMUD has agreed to initiate reopening the project to communication... Read More.

Power Outage Community Resource

PRESS RELEASE 7/21/2021 4:30PM DIXIE FIRE POWER OUTAGE COMMUNITY RESOURCE CENTER AVAILABLE FOR IMPACTED RESIDENTS To support local residents affected by power outages related to the Dixie Fire, an outdoor Community Resource Center (CRC) has been opened at Janesville Elementary School, 464-555 Main St., in Janesville (Lassen... Read More.

LMUD Power Outage

July 20, 2021: 8:30am LMUD is still under rolling blackouts and intermittent power. There is no known time of full power restoration. We have been, and will continue to, provide 2-3 hour blocks of power to customers as supply and load allows. Due to the... Read More.

LMUD Power Outage Update

July 19, 2021: 6:25am HLP has made repairs to their equipment. However, they are not able to start the plant without power from PG&E. LMUD’s operations center is working with PG&E and HLP to coordinate efforts to provide HLP with enough power to test the... Read More.

LMUD & Plumas County Power Outage

LMUD is experiencing a system-wide outage. All customers are without power. According to the utility the outage is being caused by the sudden failure of PG&E’s Caribou transmission line. “Unfortunately,” explains LMUD spokesperson Theresa Phillips, “this also caused Honey Lake Power to go offline and at... Read More.