Bad weather has arrived; here’s how to prepare

Local energy company Portland General Electric has begun its preparations for inclement winter weather.

Tis the season for inclement weather and there’s no better way to celebrate than to start prepping for possible power outages.

Local energy company Portland General Electric has already started its own preparations. Meteorologists are monitoring weather conditions and wire-down and damage assessment crews are devising plans to assist with potential restoration efforts. Additionally, PGE prepares year-round for poor weather through equipment inspection and tree trimming.