May 15, 2019 - 2:13 pm
Cal Fire has determined that the Camp Fire, that burned in Butte County in November, was caused by electrical transmission lines owned by PG&E. In February of this year, Pacific Gas & Electric Corp. inched closer to taking responsibility for the deadliest U.S. wildfire in a century, saying...
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January 14, 2019 - 3:09 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The nation's largest utility said Monday it is filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy because it faces at least $30 billion in potential damages from lawsuits over the catastrophic wildfires in California in 2017 and 2018 that killed scores of people and destroyed thousands of homes...
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October 16, 2018 - 5:07 pm
(KNX 1070) -- C onsumer Watchdog group says it wants the state to stop the utilities from turning off the lights on windy days. In a letter to the California Public Utility Commission , Consumer Watchdog’s Jamie Court is asking the utility companies not only to stop the preemptive blackouts but to...
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