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California utilities are embracing technology to stop fires. Is it enough?

22 Mar 2019, SFGate, San Francisco Chronicle, Hearst Communications Inc.

With the impending start of the next wildfire season, California's utility sector is racing to upgrade its technological capabilities, using artificial intelligence, fire watching cameras and other systems to reduce risk. But more technological advancements and information sharing are needed.




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