There’s more than meets the eye to the reported reassessment of the state’s next big oil play. …read more
Amount of oil that can be squeezed from rocks using today’s tech is 96 percent less than thought. Read more …
Vote comes as at least two other counties consider barring the oil exploration technique. Read more …
In wide-ranging interview, governor talks about the environment, political tradition and re-election.
How much water does fracking use and will it increase as companies tap into the Monterey Shale? …read more
And some say that a fracking boom in California will raise the ante. …read more
Governor gets an earful from environmentalists during address to California Democrats’ confab.
Oil and gas must now tell regulators what chemicals they’re releasing into offshore waters.
On KQED’s “Forum,” the governor said fracking is only one small part of climate change.