Instead of spending on infrastructure, PG&E is spending $2.4 billion annually on a legislative mandate to buy renewable power https://californiaglobe.com/section-2/california-republicans-propose-suspending-renewable-energy-mandate-to-fund-pge-infrastructure-upgrades/
And it shows...
This point cannot be overstated.
Rather than performing the mundane tasks required to safely transmit power, PG&E was coerced into subsidizing "renewables" including solar and wind, essentially toys for rich kids.
Consider the parallels between California electricity and Flint water.
Failed government destroys, maims, and kills.
Those who label words as violence do so with the sole purpose of justifying violence against words.