Metallic balloons no celebration, SCE says




 
Bojan Plavsic has removed kites, animals and even a drone from overhead power lines.
But the Southern California Edison troubleman says nothing comes close to the number of metallic balloons he removes from power lines. SCE has experienced 280 outages through April of this year compared to 295 at the same point last year due to balloon interference with power lines.
Plavsic finds the problem most prevalent around major holidays and celebrations such as Mother’s Day, graduation and F...

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