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California utility scrambles to renegotiate wildfire deal

1 month ago   |   By Star Tribune

California Gov. Gavin Newsom's opposition to Pacific Gas & Electric's restructuring plan just a week after it struck a $13.5 billion settlement with fire victims is forcing the nation's largest utility to go back to the negotiating table and come up with a solution fairly quickly.
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California governor tosses PG&E $13.5B settlement with wildfire victims

California governor tosses PG&E $13.5B settlement with wildfire victims

1 month ago   |   By New York Post

California Gov. Gavin Newsom rejected a $13.5 billion settlement that Pacific Gas & Electric struck last week with thousands of people who lost homes, businesses and family members in a series of devastating fires that drove the nation's largest utility into bankruptcy. The decision, announced late Friday in a five-page letter to PG&E CEO William...
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California Gov. Gavin Newsom says PG&E ‘violated the public trust,' scraps company's $13.5B settlement with wildfire victims

1 month ago   |   By NY Daily News

California Gov. Gavin Newsom shut down the $13.5 billion settlement between Pacific Gas & Electric and thousands of wildfire victims in a blistering letter Friday. In his letter to PG&E CEO William D. Johnson, the Democratic politician slammed the utility's proposed settlement, saying it doesn't...
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UFC 246: Conor McGregor's lightning-fast win sets off Twitter

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