Power is almost fully restored after intentional shutoffs in Northern California left 800,000 in the dark

CNN | Oct 12, 2019 at 6:50 AM
  • Los Angeles (CNN)Power is back on for 98% of the Northern California customers left in the dark when Pacific Gas & Electric cut off electricity to prevent wildfires.
  • The utility intentionally shut off power to almost 800,000 customers in Northern California on Wednesday to prevent wildfires caused by high winds downing live power equipment.