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24 12, 2019

Grimes: PG&E Settlement Passes on Wildfire Costs Increases to Ratepayers

2020-01-06T11:23:39-05:00December 24th, 2019|California, Green-Energy Caused Outages, Grimes, Media Coverage, PG&E, Socialism|

by Katy Grimes As Appearing in the California Globe In 2019 California, the home of Silicon Valley, blackouts became the norm Fifty years ago in 1969, more than 30 million people in theNortheast suffered one of the largest power outages in U.S. history. Everything went dark. The blackout lasted 13 hours for many. The blackout [...]

14 12, 2019

Grimes: Gov. Gavin Newsom Rejects PG&E Settlement Offer Opening the Door to Bondholders

2020-01-06T11:27:52-05:00December 14th, 2019|California, Green-Energy Caused Outages, Grimes, Media Coverage, PG&E, Socialism|

by Katy Grimes As Appearing in the California Globe What about the bondholders’ $35 billion offer? California Gov. Gavin Newsom announced Friday he is rejecting a $13.5 billion settlement that Pacific Gas & Electric made just last week with wildfires victims from 2017 and 2018. Thousands of people lost homes and businesses in the Camp [...]

9 12, 2019

Grimes: Proposed Settlements From Bondholders and Shareholders in PG&E Bankruptcy

2019-12-13T11:18:39-05:00December 9th, 2019|California, Green-Energy Caused Outages, Grimes, Media Coverage, PG&E, Socialism|

by Katy Grimes As Appearing in the California Globe Future debt expected for infrastructure, on top of settlements, so power outages and blackouts do not become the new normal PG&E Corporation announced late Friday a proposed agreement to resolve all claims and pay wildfire victims of the 2018 Camp Fire in Paradise, and the October [...]

19 11, 2019

Grimes: Utility Chiefs Grilled by California Senators Over Power Shut Downs

2019-11-20T14:10:44-05:00November 19th, 2019|California, Green-Energy Caused Outages, Grimes, Media Coverage, PG&E, Socialism|

by Katy Grimes As Appearing in the California Globe Described as another legislative ‘dog and pony show’ The CEO’s and COO’s of the California’s largest utilities came together Monday in a hearing by the California Senate Energy and Utilities Committee over the shutting off of power for millions of people in an attempt to prevent [...]

15 11, 2019

Grimes: CA Governor Grandstanding On PG&E Takeover Threat

2019-11-20T14:06:24-05:00November 15th, 2019|California, Green-Energy Caused Outages, Grimes, Media Coverage, PG&E, Socialism|

by Katy Grimes As Appearing in the California Globe PG&E is under the authority of the federal Bankruptcy Court The California mega-utility Pacific Gas & Electric filed for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy reorganization January 29, 2019. So it’s curious how Governor Gavin Newsom continues to publicly threaten that if PG&E doesn’t do what he wants, the [...]

5 11, 2019

Grimes: Utility Breakup Plan: Two Attorneys Say ‘PG&E Too Big to Succeed’

2019-11-05T11:47:51-05:00November 5th, 2019|California, Green-Energy Caused Outages, Grimes, Media Coverage, Socialism|

by Katy Grimes As Appearing in the California Globe Attorneys send Gov. Newsom their plan for breaking up the giant utility The opening paragraph of a lawsuit names the California Public Utilities Commission, California Department of Water Resources, California Department of Finance Director Keely Bosler, State Treasurer Fiona Ma, and all of the CPUC Commissioners, [...]

4 11, 2019

Grimes: California’s Utility Breakdown, Extreme Gas Costs, Homeless Druggies, Water Shortage, Deteriorating Roads, Failing Schools: Who is to Blame?

2019-11-05T11:41:32-05:00November 4th, 2019|"Climate Change", California, Green-Energy Caused Outages, Grimes, Media Coverage, Socialism|

by Katy Grimes As Appearing in the California Globe The Alternate Universe of the California of today belongs to Jerry Brown, Gavin Newsom, and Nancy Pelosi “You don’t believe in climate change. You are excused from this conversation.” ~Gavin Newsom California was developed over the course of a century, yet it has taken only a [...]

29 10, 2019

Grimes: California Republicans Propose Suspending Renewable Energy Mandate to Fund PG&E Infrastructure Upgrades

2019-10-30T12:50:19-04:00October 29th, 2019|"Climate Change", California, Green-Energy Caused Outages, Grimes, Media Coverage, Socialism|

by Katy Grimes As Appearing in the California Globe Instead of spending on infrastructure, PG&E is spending $2.4 billion annually on a legislative mandate to buy renewable power Two California lawmakers announced they will introduce legislation to help prevent future wildfires and Public Safety Power Shutoffs by PG&E, but Democrats are already giving a thumbs-down [...]

29 10, 2019

Grimes: Gov. Newsom Blames ‘Dog-Eat-Dog Capitalism’ as Millions of Californians are in Darkness

2019-10-30T12:45:01-04:00October 29th, 2019|"Climate Change", California, Green-Energy Caused Outages, Grimes, Media Coverage, Socialism, Suits|

by Katy Grimes As Appearing in the California Globe Newsom’s Grand Power Plan: Asks Warren Buffett to buy PG&E California Governor Gavin Newsom, doing his best to avoid responsibility for California’s power failures, blames “dog-eat-dog capitalism” for the state’s current crisis. In his next breath, Newsom wants Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway to make a takeover bid for [...]

27 10, 2019

Grimes: California State of Emergency: Millions in the Dark, Wildfires Spread, Gas Prices Soar

2019-10-30T12:39:25-04:00October 27th, 2019|"Climate Change", California, Green-Energy Caused Outages, Grimes, Media Coverage, Socialism, Suits|

by Katy Grimes As Appearing in the California Globe Gov. Gavin Newsom Struggles To Stay In Control More than 2.5 million Californians are without power in 36 counties, while parts of the state burn. Utilities warn the power outages could go on for up to five days. Sunday, Governor Gavin Newsom declared a statewide emergency [...]