PG&E Bankruptcy: How We Got HerePG&E Bankruptcy: How We Got Here

KQED has been providing comprehensive coverage of the massive utility's ongoing woes, from fallout after the fatal San Bruno gas pipeline explosion of 2010 to the Camp Fire, the deadliest and most destructive wildfire in modern California history.

Pacific Gas and Electric filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in 2019, the company's second bankruptcy.

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PG&E Charged With Manslaughter in 2020 California Wildfire That Killed 4

Climate Change Is Killing Trees, and They're Toppling Onto Power Lines

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Federal Judge Presses PG&E Worker on Cause of Dixie Fire

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'Sharks Are Circling Again': With Wildfires Come Lawyers, and Previous Survivors Have a Warning

PG&E Faces New Round of Questions Over Its Response at Outset of Dixie Fire

PG&E Tells Judge It Knows Nothing About Dixie Fire Drone Flight


PG&E Power Shutoffs Possible Starting Tuesday Night, Including Parts of Bay Area

Will PG&E’s Fire Victims Ever Be Made Whole? 'Never,' Says Trustee Overseeing Compensation

FBI, FAA Investigating Dixie Fire Drone Incident