PG&E anticipates more than $6B in wildfire costs

Pacific Gas & Electric reported substantial losses for the third quarter on Thursday, driven by catastrophic wildfires that have been blamed on the utility’s outdated transmission lines. The company anticipates those costs could escalate to as much as $6.3 billion.

Crews gain ground; Kincade Fire now 65% contained

Still, despite the evacuation orders and PG&E power outages that have affected more than 2 million people since Saturday, the devastation from this fire is a far cry from last year's Camp Fire, the most devastating fire in California history.