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My own opinion is these utility shut-offs are not going to be popular, and may cause more problems than they solve. How many house fires are going to be started by people lighting candles because the power is off? Or accidentally spilling gasoline around their new portable generator? Those are only a few of the problems that can occur, not to mention the health and other emergencies that might occur to people who need the power to be on.

- Pete

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Pete wants to play the safety card and take away our lawn mowers, chain saws, leaf blowers, rototillers, riding mowers, and anything else that runs on gasoline. People need to adapt to power outages. They are going to be our way of life in CA and other western states from now on due to global warming.

jaagu
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