Users not happy about power shut-off

Had Acorn reporter Becca Whitnall attended the recent Edison meeting, her headline probably would’ve read: “Edison switch to fire-prevention mode inflames public outcry.”

The article was a fluff piece without analysis or investigation into SCE’s “steps to prevent sparks that might be caused by its equipment” in fire-prone areas or under conditions conducive to wildfires.

Residents from the 101 corridor, Topanga and Malibu were notably upset that SCE has already implemented a plan that shut...

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