Shutdown Stalls Training, Other Prep For Wildfire SeasonThe winter months are critical for wildfire managers to prepare for the next onslaught, but much of that effort has ground to a halt on U.S. land because employees are furloughed.
SF Officials See PG&E Bankruptcy As Chance To Expand Public Power ProgramSan Francisco city officials are viewing PG&E's plans to file for bankruptcy as an opportunity to purchase the utility company's infrastructure and expand the city's public power program.
Embattled PG&E To File For Chapter 11 BankruptcyLess than 24 hours after the company's CEO stepped down, Northern California's largest utility company -- Pacific Gas & Electric -- announced Monday it was going to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy.
PG&E CEO Steps Down Amid Potential Bankruptcy PreparationPG&E is searching for a new CEO after Geisha Williams stepped down from her position, the company announced on Sunday.
PG&E Ordered To Inspect All Territory For Trees, Equipment That Could Cause WildfiresA federal judge in San Francisco on Wednesday tentatively ordered PG&E to inspect its entire electrical service area and remove or trim any trees and repair any damaged transmission equipment that could cause wildfires.
Newsom Fires Back After Trump Threatens To Withhold California Wildfire FundsLess than 48 hours after he was sworn in as California's new governor, Gavin Newsom found himself locking horns with President Donald Trump Wednesday over wildfire funding and the state's forest management policies.
S&P Slashes PG&E Rating To Junk StatusS&P slashed San Francisco-based PG&E's credit rating to junk status as the utility grapples with the political and financial fallout from costly and deadly wildfires in California.
PG&E Shares Hammered As Potential Liabilities From Wildfires MountSan Francisco-based PG&E, California's largest power company, is getting battered in midday trading on reports that it's considering bankruptcy protection.
2018 Year-In-Review: Northern California's Year Of FireThe devastation is mind numbing -- street after street of burned out homes, lives forever disrupted, dreams turned to piles of ash.
Prosecutors: Fires May Mean PG&E Violated Criminal SentenceFederal prosecutors say a California utility's role in igniting wildfires last year could allow a judge to find that it violated terms of its criminal conviction in a deadly gas pipeline explosion.
AG: PG&E Could Face Murder Charges For Role In Deadly Camp FirePG&E could face criminal charges as serious as manslaughter or murder in the wake of the deadly Camp Fire.
PG&E Funds Enhanced Wildfire-Monitoring Camera Network in North BayThe utility blamed for almost a dozen California wildfires is giving a big gift to Marin County Fire Department. PG&E has paid for a network of new fire-surveillance cameras to go up on the county’s peaks.