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Energy Currents
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Energy Currents

Can Electric Utilities Coexist with Increasingly Severe Wildfires?

The devastating California wildfires have destroyed lives and property. And now the state's largest electric utility has filed bankruptcy as a result of the California law that makes utilities liable for damage caused by their equipment even if no negligence occurs. What fire-hardening techniques can be used to protect communities from severe wildfires and utilities from the financial fallout?