No Frackistan, Please

The California Department of Conservation (DOC) is currently soliciting  comments from the public on its proposed oil and gas regulations, with the comment period open through January 14, 2014. (You can see them here.) But the truly cautious choice … [Read more...]


Don’t Frack With California

A new kind of "gold rush" fever is gripping America. It's the rush to unleash  hydraulic fracturing ("fracking") technology on American  fossil fuel deposits that have hitherto been too expensive to develop profitably. Fracking is dropping the cost … [Read more...]