PG&E Sparked at Least 1,500 California Fires. Now the Utility Faces Collapse.

Thought Piece Budget Surpluses and Fire in California: Governor Jerry Brown continues to declare that all of this year’s forest fires (including “Camp Fire,” “Woolsey Fire ,” “Hill Fire,” and “Rocky Peak Fire”) have been caused by climate change. In fact, the WSJ points out the State Of California has MISSPENT 10 times more on electric [...]

By |2019-01-23T17:20:49+00:00January 16th, 2019|Categories: Environment, Thought Piece|Tags: |0 Comments

California’s Political Fires

Thought Piece A strong wind blows embers from smoldering trees at the Thomas Fire in Montecito, California, Dec. 16. PHOTO: DAVID MCNEW/GETTY IMAGES While California Governor Jerry Brown declares that the recent fires were caused by climate change, the Wall Street Journal pours some cold water on that argument (below). In fact, the WSJ points out that Sacramento [...]

By |2018-01-04T23:03:43+00:00December 23rd, 2017|Categories: Environment, Thought Piece|Tags: |10 Comments