PD Editorial: A plan to protect ratepayers and fire victims

A framework crafted by a special legislative committee, and endorsed by North Coast legislators as well as a group representing North Bay...

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Climate change report: California to see 77 percent more land burned, SoCal to lose beaches

This year’s wildfire season is not the worst that California will see. The number of large fires across the state will likely increase...

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READ: California Congressional Delegation’s Letter to Wildfire Conference Committee

In a letter to state leaders, members of California’s Congressional Delegation encouraged a continued, bipartisan focus on supporting...

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PRESS RELEASE: BRITE Statement on Conference Committee Hearing on Inverse Condemnation & Utility Wildfire Liability

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 9, 2018 Contact: Matt Dorsey [email protected] 415-640-6288 BRITE Statement on Conference Committee Hearing on...

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The Washington Post: Climate change is supercharging a hot and dangerous summer

The effects of climate change are being felt worldwide; and this summer has been noted by some scientist as one of the hottest and...

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PRESS RELEASE: BRITE Coalition Issues Statement After First Convening of Wildfire Conference Committee

SACRAMENTO, CA – Statement on governor’s proposal and the first convening of the bipartisan Conference Committee on Wildfire...

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San Francisco Chronicle: How to save PG&E and its customers — support AB33

Drought, heat waves and other climate change-related conditions have fundamentally changed the severity natural disasters.  As such, we...

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Los Angeles Times: Massive tree die-off brings unprecedented danger as wildfire burns near Yosemite

Dead and dying trees, combined with dry, hot weather, near Yosemite National Park has officials worried that the fire burning through...

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New York Times: California Today: Here’s What’s Been Different About Fires This Year

Experts have already confirmed that Californians are facing a new normal when it comes to fire seasons, and now experts are finding that...

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New Video: Learn More About the BRITE Coalition

There has never been a better time to unite around common-sense solutions to address these new conditions. Learn more about how the BRITE...

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PRESS RELEASE: As 2018 Fire Season Sees Its Worst Start in a Decade, Nature’s ‘New Normal’ Demands New Approaches on Limitless Liability

This dangerous new normal in our weather requires us to find new approaches to help strengthen our energy grid and keep our communities...

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MERCURY NEWS: Why California’s fire season is off to the worst start in 10 years

California’s wildfire season is off to its worst start in 10 years....

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KQED: Something Else Adding Fuel to California’s Fire Season: Warmer Nights

As fires continue to spread across California due to the new normal of extreme weather, scientist have found that both daytime and...

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Gov. Jerry Brown, California Lawmakers Announce Plans to Address Growing Wildfire Problem

Gov. Jerry Brown and legislative leaders on Monday announced plans to improve disaster preparedness and develop policies to better deal...

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NEWS: Governor Brown and Legislative Leaders Issue Statement on Formation of Wildfire Preparedness and Response Conference Committee

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact: Governor’s Press Office Monday, July 2, 2018 Governor Brown and Legislative Leaders Issue Statement...

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Governor Brown and Legislative Leaders Issue Statement on Formation of Wildfire Preparedness and Response Conference Committee

Today, Governor Brown and legislative leaders announced action on legislation to strengthen disaster readiness and lay the foundation for...

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Diversity in California’s Clean Energy Workforce Makes BRITE’s Fight for a Resilient Economy, Strong Utilities a Top Priority

This article was originally posted in Spanish, in La Opinión.  By Julian Canete, President & CEO, California Hispanic Chambers of...

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