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Power Emergency in California

Power Emergency in California

Urgent message from CNPA President and CEO

Over the next week, California and the rest of the West Coast will face a historic heatwave that will put pressure on our energy grid. In order to avoid electricity shortages, the State is asking residents to reduce energy usage in order to prevent service interruptions. CNPA members can help get the word out by using the content links below to encourage consumers to take steps that conserve energy and protect at risk populations.

Power-Saving Background (pdf)

Heatwave Social-Media Toolkit (pdf)

Frequent reminders will help California do its part to help avert interruptions in power.

Charles F. Champion