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2022 Summer Loads and Resources Assessment
Department of Energy issues order to access generation during electricity emergencies
California Energy Commission - Summer Reliability Media Briefings - June 9
Recording - May 6 Recording |
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A Flex Alert is a call for consumers to voluntarily conserve electricity when there is a predicted shortage of energy supply, especially if the grid operator needs to dip into reserves to cover demand. When consumers reduce electricity use at critical times, it can prevent more dire emergency measures, including possible power outages.
Learn more about the utilities’ Public Safety Power Shutoff (PSPS) programs, as part of wildfire risk mitigation plans by visiting
To learn more about Public Safety Power Shutoffs, contact the utility for your area:
During the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic, the ISO is following a robust business continuity plan designed to maintain reliable operation of the power grid and protect staff and stakeholders. The ISO also remains committed to its ideals of transparency and its role as a technical resource.
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