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News & Resources
Featured Environmental Implications of PG&E’s Bankruptcy and Renewable Energy Contracts
A White Paper from the USC Schwarzenegger Institute for State and Global Policy
Featured Wildfires and Climate Change: California’s Energy Future
A Report from Governor Newsom’s Strike Force
Featured Executive Summary Discussion Draft
A Report from the Commission on Catastrophic Wildfire Cost and Recovery
July 30, 2020 PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and the Environment
By Mark Baldassare, Dean Bonner, Alyssa Dykman and Rachel Lawler – Pubic
Policy Institute of California
May 19, 2020 Economic recovery is an opportunity for the climate
By Julian Canete and Matt Cate – Fox & Hounds
April 10, 2020 Should we spend billions on clean energy? It worked during the last

By Sammy Roth – Los Angeles Times
April 8, 2020 Time to Protect Clean Energy by Ending PG&E’s Bankruptcy
By Ralph Cavangh – Natural Resources Defense Council, Inc.
February 18, 2020 PG&E bankruptcy will test California’s climate goals
By Matt Cate and Susie Wong – Capitol Weekly
September 23, 2019 California cannot fix PG&E by retreating on renewable energy

By Jan Smutny-Jones – CalMatters
December 6, 2019 Climate change fight a matter of survival
By Dan Jacobson – Capitol Weekly
September 23, 2019 Californians Support Actions to Address Climate Change
By Alyssa Dykman and Alvar Escriva-Bou – Public Policy Institute of
July 16, 2019 Will wildfires derail California’s clean energy goals? Let’s get
back on track

By Robbie Hunter and Matt Cate – Sacramento Bee
June 11, 2019 California seeks 100% clean energy. Why PG&E’s bankruptcy could
imperil that plan

By Dale Kasler – Sacramento Bee
June 9, 2019 Opinion: Don’t let climate change get in the way of California’s
climate goals

By V. John White – Mercury News
April 1, 2019 Moody’s – PG&E could create financial headroom by rejecting
PPAs, but honoring them is a quicker path through bankruptcy

By Gayle Podurgiel, Clifford J Kim and Angelo Sabatelle – Moody’s
Investor Services
February 8, 2019 PG&E must honor clean energy commitments
By Tom Kiernan and Abigail Ross Hopper – Sacramento Bee
February 3, 2019 PG&E renewable energy contracts tied up in bankruptcy battle
By J.D. Morris – San Francisco Chronicle
January 31, 2019 ‘A statewide problem.’ How PG&E’s bankruptcy could soil
California’s green-energy movement

By Dale Kasler – The Sacramento Bee
January 31, 2019 Here’s How PG&E’s Bankruptcy Might Hurt California’s Ambitious
Climate Goals

By Lauren Sommer – National Public Radio
January 30, 2019 Are California’s solar and wind projects at risk in PG&E

By Paul Rodgers – Mercury News
January 28, 2019 The Looming Bankruptcy Battle Over PG&E’s Renewable Energy

By Jeff St. John – Greentech Media
January 28, 2019 PG&E Bankruptcy’s Ripple Effects Will be Felt Beyond

By David R Baker – Bloomberg
January 17, 2019 PG&E Bankruptcy Could Deal Blow to Its Solar-Power Suppliers’

By Ivan Penn and Peter Eavis – New York Times
January 16, 2019 PG&E Reneging On Renewables Contracts Makes No Sense
By Liam Denning – Bloomberg
January 15, 2019 PG&E’s bankruptcy could slow California’s fight against climate

By Sammy Roth – Los Angeles Times
January 15, 2019 PG&E Bankruptcy Threatens California Wildfire Suits,
Green-Power Contracts

By Russell Gold, Sara Randazzo and Rebecca Smith – Wall Street Journal