California ISO Declares a Statewide Flex Alert Due to High Temperatures

first_imgThe California Independent System Operator Corporation (ISO) is declaring a Flex Alert, a request for consumers to conserve electricity today, especially during peak demand time from 2:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.Electricity supplies statewide are expected to be tight because of high summer temperatures driving up demand, power plant outages, and transmission line import capacity reductions. Power imports may be limited today because of high temperatures in neighboring states.Consumers are urged to conserve electricity today, especially during the late afternoon when air conditioners push power consumption to the highest point of the day. Find Flex Alert tips at for July 27, 2016 Flex AlertHigh temperatures are forecast for the entire state. Energy demand is expected to be high and consumers are urged to conserve electricity until after 9 p.m.Forecast peak demand: 45,867 megawatts between 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.Outlook for July 28, 2016Temperatures will continue to be hot. Conservation is important.Outlook for July 29-30, 2016Temperatures will continue to be hot. Conservation is important.Flex AlertsThe California ISO issues a Flex Alert when the grid is under stress to meet demand caused by generation or transmission outages, or from persistent hot temperatures.Flex Alerts call for voluntary conservation before the ISO needs to start using energy reserves to maintain reliability. Conserving electricity helps avoid taking further steps to balance supply and demand, which could include in the extreme, local rotating power outages.To learn more about Flex Alerts and Stage Electrical Emergencies: Tips• Set thermostat at 78 or higher and turn off, if away• Cool with fans & draw drapes• Turn off unnecessary lights and appliances• Use major appliances in morning or late eveningLearn more: (available in Spanish and Vietnamese) EVENTS & ENTERTAINMENT | FOOD & DRINK | THE ARTS | REAL ESTATE | HOME & GARDEN | WELLNESS | SOCIAL SCENE | GETAWAYS | PARENTS & KIDS 2 recommended0 commentsShareShareTweetSharePin it Pasadena Will Allow Vaccinated People to Go Without Masks in Most Settings Starting on Tuesday Make a comment Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Get our daily Pasadena newspaper in your email box. Free.Get all the latest Pasadena news, more than 10 fresh stories daily, 7 days a week at 7 a.m. Public Safety California ISO Declares a Statewide Flex Alert Due to High Temperatures Published on Wednesday, July 27, 2016 | 12:53 pm Business News HerbeautyHe Is Totally In Love With You If He Does These 7 ThingsHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty5 Things To Avoid If You Want To Have Whiter TeethHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyYou Can’t Go Past Our Healthy Quick RecipesHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyNutritional Strategies To Ease AnxietyHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty10 Questions To Start Conversation Way Better Than ‘How U Doing?’HerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyFollow This Summer Most Popular Celeb Beauty TrendHerbeautyHerbeauty Community Newscenter_img Home of the Week: Unique Pasadena Home Located on Madeline Drive, Pasadena Name (required)  Mail (required) (not be published)  Website  faithfernandez More » ShareTweetShare on Google+Pin on PinterestSend with WhatsApp,Virtual Schools PasadenaHomes Solve Community/Gov/Pub SafetyPasadena Public WorksPasadena Water and PowerPASADENA EVENTS & ACTIVITIES CALENDARClick here for Movie Showtimes First Heatwave Expected Next Week Community News Top of the News More Cool Stuff Subscribe Pasadena’s ‘626 Day’ Aims to Celebrate City, Boost Local Economy last_img read more

BREAKING: Gardai conducting enquires after Limerick boy (4) dies after sustaining…

first_imgPrint GARDAÍ are conducting enquiries into the death of a four-year old boy who had sustained injuries to his head at a house in Limerick last weekend.Gardai have confirmed the boy was pronounced dead in hospital in Dublin earlier today.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up “Gardaí at Roxboro Road, Limerick, are investigating all the circumstances surrounding an incident where a male child (4 years) suffered fatal injuries at a house in Rathbane, Limerick on Saturday, 13th March 2021,” a garda spokeswoman said this afternoon.“The boy passed away at Children’s Hospital Ireland at Temple Street earlier today, Tuesday 16th March 2021.”Gardai added that “a postmortem will be carried out at a later date which will determine the course of the investigation”.The spokeswoman said “investigating Gardaí maintain an open mind in this investigation”.“An Garda Síochána is not providing any further information at this time,” she added.The boy had been initially rushed by ambulance to University Hospital Limerick, and then transferred to Cork University Hospital, and he was later taken to Temple Street Children’s Hospital after his condition worsened.A garda statement released on Monday said that the boy “sustained serious life threatening injuries” at a house in Rathbane an area on the south of Limerick city.An informed source said the boy had suffered “a significant head injury”. Billy Lee names strong Limerick side to take on Wicklow in crucial Division 3 clash Twitter RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Linkedin Limerick’s National Camogie League double header to be streamed live LimerickNewsBREAKING: Gardai conducting enquires after Limerick boy (4) dies after sustaining “significant head injury”By David Raleigh – March 16, 2021 6723 Email Facebookcenter_img Previous articleOn This Day: U21 Footballers push Kerry all the way in 2016 and more!Next articleLimerick City and County Council welcomes conviction for illegal dumping David Raleigh WhatsApp TAGSKeeping Limerick PostedlimerickLimerick Post WATCH: “Everyone is fighting so hard to get on” – Pat Ryan on competitive camogie squads Advertisement Limerick Ladies National Football League opener to be streamed live Donal Ryan names Limerick Ladies Football team for League opener Roisin Upton excited by “hockey talent coming through” in Limericklast_img read more