PG&E Planned Blackouts


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Welcome to the world’s first Straight-Talk Solar Cast! This is your go-to podcast for answers about solar! In this week's episode we discuss recent solar news. Did you know that PG&E is planning rolling blackouts for the summer? This is generating a lot of interest in solar power + battery systems. We discuss the substance vs. the fluff. And a few more happenings this week in solar industry news. Here's a recent quote from NPR:

"This year, for the first time, the company may shut down the giant, high-voltage transmission lines that serve as arteries to the system, possibly leaving large cities like San Francisco and San Jose, hundreds of miles from a wildfire zone, in the dark. This is raising concerns about how widespread power shutdowns will affect the most vulnerable."

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Solar Cast is produced by Adam Duran, director of Magnified Media. Based in Walnut Creek, California, Magnified Media is a digital marketing agency focused on online marketing, SEO, website design, local search ranking and reputation management for businesses of all sizes. Magnified Media helping business owners master their marketing by:

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In his spare time Adam enjoys working as the volunteer director of Delta Education Foundation and DeltaLAX, the Delta's first youth lacrosse league.

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