Hydropower Levels Under Careful Watch as Drought Ravages the West

Credit to Author: Sonal Patel| Date: Mon, 09 Aug 2021 20:13:30 +0000

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Intensifying drought conditions in California and historically low water levels at the Oroville Dam on Aug. 5 forced the state’s Department of Water Resources (CDWR) to shut down the 644-MW Edward Hyatt Power Plant—the fourth largest energy producer of all California’s hydroelectric facilities. Similar conditions across the West are prompting a careful watch over hydropower facilities.

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‘Kimye’ no more: Kardashian files to divorce West

Credit to Author: Associated Press| Date: Sat, 20 Feb 2021 00:52:49 +0000

LOS ANGELES: “Kimye” is kaput. Kim Kardashian West filed for divorce from Kanye West Friday after 6 1/2 years of marriage, court records show. The move brings an impending end to one of the most followed celebrity unions of the 21st century — the marriage of a reality TV superstar and a hip-hop and fashion […]

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Fierce winter storm that hit West reaches California

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Tue, 26 Feb 2019 06:20:00 +0000

Fierce winter storm that hit West reaches California

SAN FRANCISCO  – A winter storm driven that slammed the western U.S. was barreling through California on Tuesday, bringing threats of flooding, avalanches and blinding, blowing snow on roads in the Sierra Nevada.

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Powerful storm dumps more rain and snow across the West

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Thu, 14 Feb 2019 09:33:25 +0000

LOS ANGELES  — Heavy rain again raised the risk of mudslides in Southern California burn areas where evacuations were ordered during a powerful storm that flooded roads, toppled trees and cut power further north.

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