Newsom declares state of emergency as California faces historic heat, threat of power outages

With scorching temperatures set to sear California through Labor Day weekend, Gov. Gavin Newsom issued an emergency proclamation aimed at shoring up the state’s energy capacity and staving off the kind of power outages and rolling blackouts that left tens of thousands of residents in the dark during the last massive heat wave. Newsom’s declaration, … Continue reading Newsom declares state of emergency as California faces historic heat, threat of power outages