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PG&E cuts power to 1.5 million due to wildfire risks in Northern California

CBC.ca Thursday, 10 October 2019
More than 1.5 million people in northern California were in the dark Thursday, most for a second day, after the state's largest utility cut off electricity to more customers to prevent wind-fuelled wildfires amid dry weather and strong winds sweeping through the region.
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Pacific Gas and Electric was again defending their move to intentionally shut off power to thousands Wednesday as strong winds whipped across Northern California.

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