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SoCal Edison replaces 1000 Malibu power poles after Woolsey Fire

An Edison worker prepares materials used in fixing and replacing electrical equipment across the Malibu burn areas.
An Edison worker prepares materials used in fixing and replacing electrical equipment across the Malibu burn areas.
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Southern California Edison is still finding new damage to its grid in Malibu after the Woolsey Fire, but it's started restoring the problems it's found so far. That means replacing miles of power lines to get the electricity back up and working.

This story is part of Elemental: Covering Sustainability, a multimedia collaboration between Cronkite News, Arizona PBS, KJZZ, KPCC, Rocky Mountain PBS and PBS SoCal.