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PG&E admits its equipment likely sparked California’s most destructive wildfire

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Sat, 03/02/2019 - 2:14pm

Nearly four months after California’s most devastating wildfire swept through Paradise and surrounding towns, Pacific Gas & Electric Co. has acknowledged that its equipment probably sparked the blaze that destroyed nearly 14,000 homes and killed 85 people, most of them elderly.

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Democrats unveil Green New Deal with support from at least 5 presidential hopefuls

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Sun, 02/10/2019 - 4:31pm

Democrats launched a sweeping plan Thursday to transform the U.S. economy to combat climate change and create thousands of jobs in renewable energy, signaling its likely elevation as a central campaign issue in 2020 despite President Donald Trump's failure to mention climate change in his State of the Union address.

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Beaches look like trash dumps after multiple storms in Southern California

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Sun, 02/10/2019 - 4:12pm

Recent storms may have given Los Angeles a fresh feeling, but all that rainwater has to go somewhere.

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California’s biggest utilities are losing their monopolies. Is that a good thing?

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Sun, 02/10/2019 - 4:07pm

San Diego’s decision to go into the power business was the last straw.