Editorial: California Public Utilities Commission issues overdue fire safety rules
December 26, 2017
Photo: Paul Kuroda, Special To The Chronicle
Following a year of devastating California fires, the CPUC just approved new rules that will require utilities to have more clearance between power lines and vegetation.
Following a year of devastating California fires, the CPUC just…
California spent the last half of 2017 in flames. So the California Public Utilities Commission’s adoption of new regulations to improve fire safety is a welcome — if long overdue — change.