Anger mounts as utility imposes more blackouts in California

Anger mounts as utility imposes more blackouts in CaliforniaWith no electricity for the fourth straight day Tuesday, chef and caterer Jane Sykes realized she would have to throw out $ 1,000 worth of food, including trays of brownies, cupcakes and puff pastry. “I don’t think PG&E really thought this through,” she lamented. Frustration and anger mounted across Northern California on Tuesday as the state’s biggest utility, Pacific Gas & Electric, began another round of widespread blackouts aimed at preventing its electrical equipment from sparking wildfires in high winds.



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