Sweltering heat, power outages greet Louisiana evacuees returning from Hurricane Delta

2/2 © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: A destroyed home is reflected in flood waters in the aftermath of Hurricane Delta in Creole, Louisiana 2/2 By Stephanie Kelly LAKE CHARLES, La. (Reuters) – Storm-weary coastal Louisiana residents who fled from the path of Hurricane Delta in recent days streamed back to their homes on Sunday to face […]

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California grid operator warns of rotating power outages in record heat wave

2/2 © Reuters. Surfers walk out of the Pacific Ocean on the first day of a record heat wave in Hermosa Beach, near Los Angeles 2/2 (Reuters) – The California Independent System Operator (ISO) declared a “Stage 2” power emergency late on Saturday, warning that rotating power outages were possible amid a record heat wave. […]

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California urges more conservation to avoid power outages during heat wave

© Reuters. California faces rolling power outages as heatwave continues (Reuters) – California power companies urged customers to conserve energy through Thursday to avoid more rotating outages as the brutal heat wave blanketing the state pushes the demand forecast for Wednesday over the prior day’s three-year high. The California ISO, which operates the grid for […]

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