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PG&E Could Face Criminal Charges Over Deadly California Fire

PG&E Could Face Criminal Charges Over Deadly California Fire

Associated Press (July 30, 2021)- Pacific Gas & Electric will face criminal charges because its equipment sparked a wildfire last year that killed four people and destroyed hundreds of homes, a Northern California prosecutor announced Thursday. It would be the latest action against the nation’s largest utility, which was forced into bankruptcy over devastating wildfires […]

California city is first in U.S. to ban new gas stations

California city is first in U.S. to ban new gas stations

Bethany Blankley | The Center Square (The Center Square) – Petaluma, California, in Sonoma County, located 37 miles north of San Francisco, is the first city in the U.S. to ban the construction of a new gas station. Petaluma’s city council initially implemented a two-year moratorium in early 2019, but it recently unanimously voted to extend […]