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To Prevent Calif. Wildfires, Utility Preemptively Shuts Down Power

To Prevent Calif. Wildfires, Utility Preemptively Shuts Down Power

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Pacific Gas and Electric Company is again shutting down electricity to hundreds of thousands of homes. The move is meant to prevent power lines from sparking wildfires during windy conditions. RACHEL MARTIN, HOST: The lights are out again in parts of California. Dangerous fire weather - hot, dry and …

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