Plus   Neg

PG&E To Turn Off Power For Safety In Portions Of Butte, Plumas, Yuba Counties

Pacific Gas and Electric Company confirmed that it will implement a Public Safety Power Shutoff in portions of Butte, Plumas, and Yuba counties today. No other counties will be affected.

PG&E expects to begin turning off power for about 10,000 customers at 10 p.m. tonight. The company anticipates the period of peak winds will occur from 10 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 5, through 8 a.m. on Sunday, Oct. 6.

The company noted that it opened its Emergency Operations Center in San Francisco on Friday, Oct. 4, and has been monitoring the weather and the evolving situation.

For comments and feedback contact: editorial@rttnews.com

Business News

Editors Pick
Facebook has removed four separate networks of accounts, pages and groups for engaging in co-ordinated inauthentic behavior on Facebook and Instagram. These networks originated from Iran and Russia and primarily targeted the US, North Africa and Latin America. These networks often posted on both sides of political issues including topics like US elections, environmental issues, racial tensions. While reporting financial results for the third quarter on Tuesday, Lockheed Martin Corp. (LMT) raised its earnings and net sales guidance for the full-year 2019, and initiated net sales outlook for the full-year 2020. For fiscal 2019, the company now expects earnings of about $21.55 per share, up... Consumer goods giant Procter & Gamble on Tuesday reported a 12 percent increase in profit for the first quarter of fiscal 2020 from last year, driven by an increase in net sales and operating margin. Both revenue and core earnings per share for the quarter beat analysts' estimates. Looking ahead, the company raised its earnings and revenue growth guidance for the full-year 2020.
Follow RTT