19,000 PG&E customers without power in north San Luis Obispo County

February 1, 2020

Update: PG&E reports a failed transformer at the Templeton substation caused the outage.


More than 19,000 PG&E customers from Paso Robles to Atascadero are without power from an outage that started at about 9:30 p.m. on Saturday.

In Templeton, 16,804 homes are without power. Also in the dark are 1,950 customers in Paso Robles, 83 in Cambria and 75 in Atascadero, according to PG&E.

The cause of the outage is unknown at this time. PG&E estimates the power will be restored by 1 a.m.

Jorge Estrada

Could be a test?


“In Templeton, 16,804 homes are without power.”

Huh? Didn’t know there were even that many PEOPLE in templeton.


I had power up here in the NC…hope my generator didn’t bother the neighbors tooo much. :)