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PG&E lacked basic training before California blackouts

2 days ago   |   By KCRA

When Pacific Gas & Electric cut power to large swaths of wildfire-prone Northern California last fall, few of the emergency personnel managing the blackouts for the nation's largest utility had learned the fundamentals of managing an emergency in their home state.
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AP Exclusive: PG&E lacked basic training before power shutoffs

AP Exclusive: PG&E lacked basic training before power shutoffs

2 days ago   |   By ABC

Among the hundreds of people who handled the blackouts from PG&E's emergency operations center, only a handful had any training in the disaster response playbook that California has used for a generation, The Associated Press found.
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