| Oct 2, 2013
| 4:41 PM
Some items reported stolen from a Robinwood Little League storage container have been found, according to a news release from the Huntington Beach Police Department.
A Southern California Edison employee notified the department on Tuesday that he found...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 11:30 AM
A consumer group on Tuesday urged the California Public Utilities Commission to prohibit Southern California Edison from charging consumers for costs related to the closure of the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station.
Edison, which operated San Onofre...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 5:08 PM
The Orange County coroner's office Tuesday identified the electrical worker killed in an underground vault in Huntington Harbour.
Brandon Orozco, 28, of Whittier, died Monday when electricity suddenly began flowing through the vault he was working on...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 2:59 PM
A worker was trapped in an underground vault that erupted in flames in Huntington Beach on Monday afternoon.
There was no immediate word on the worker's condition.
Contract workers for Southern California Edison were in the vault at Tisbury Circle and...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 5:04 PM
A worker who was trapped underground when an electrical vault exploded in a Huntington Beach neighborhood Monday has died, authorities reported.
Emergency crews had worked since shortly after noon to reach the worker, but their progress was hampered...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 5:29 PM
SACRAMENTO -- A delegation of nine California state lawmakers has left on a trip to Sweden and Norway to study how the Scandinavians have advanced environmental and energy policies.
The trip is one of several largely paid for over the years by the...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 8:45 PM
Federal regulators said Southern California Edison Co. and a contractor were responsible for design flaws that led to the permanent shutdown of San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station in June.
To the frustration of critics, the Nuclear Regulatory...
| Sep 22, 2013
Five years ago, the future looked bright for Janet Barker and her family.
The eighth-grade English teacher had a secure job with annual raises. Her younger daughter was excited to be starting at UC Santa Cruz. Her divorce was about to be finalized,...
| Sep 20, 2013
Re "Senator tells Edison to fix blackouts," Sept. 17
Cheers to state Sen. Ted Lieu (D-Torrance) for his work in making Southern California Edison aware of its responsibilities to its customers.
Thinking back on my experience with utility service...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 3:12 PM
The California Public Utilities Commission approved settlement agreements Thursday totaling $51.5 million with Southern California Edison and NextG Networks to resolve concerns about overloaded power poles that sparked the 2007 Malibu Canyon fire.
| Sep 15, 2013
| 4:29 PM
Electricity was restored in the South Bay on Sunday afternoon after several downed power lines caused a widespread outage that left more than 115,000 customers in the dark for hours.
By 2 p.m., only three homes in Torrance were still without power, said...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 4:56 PM
A state senator is demanding that Southern California Edison come up with a plan to fix what he calls “massive, recurring and unacceptable power outages” in the South Bay after a widespread weekend blackout left more than 100,000 residents...