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Prepare for Power Down

What is a Public Safety Power Shutoff?

Severe weather, such as high winds, can cause trees or debris to damage equipment. If there is dry vegetation, this could lead to a wildfire. That’s why we may need to turn power off to keep you safe. This temporary outage is called a Public Safety Power Shutoff (PSPS).

Generator and Battery Rebates

Prepare for an emergency

To help prepare for outages, we offer generator and battery rebates. This support is available for customers who are:

For Additional Assistance
Dial 211 

211 is free, confidential and available to take your call 24 hours a day.

Video Relay Service (VRS) 
Dial  1-800-402-4018

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Make Sure We Can Contact You

Stay informed by email, text or phone

To help prepare for outages, we offer generator and battery rebates. This support is available for customers who are:

Additional Resource

  • California Health and Human Services Public Safety Power Shutoff Resource Guide
  • Disaster preparedness information from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security
  • CAL FIRE’s wildfire preparedness
  • Information on the CPUC’s wildfire safety efforts
  • California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services 
  • California Governor’s Office of Access & Functional Needs
  • California Fire Safe Council
  • National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
  • calalerts

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