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California Fracking Bill

State's First Fracking Regulation Will Go Into Effect Next Year

Reuters | Posted 11.21.2013 | Green

By Sharon Bernstein SACRAMENTO, Calif., Sept 20 (Reuters) - California's first regulations on fracking and related oil production prac...

Kate Sheppard

Big Enviro Groups Bail On State's Major Fracking Bill

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Sheppard | Posted 09.13.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- California passed what is arguably the toughest bill regulating hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, in the country on Wednesday, and Gov....

Fracking Bill Passes State Assembly

Reuters | Posted 11.11.2013 | Politics

(Adds comment by Governor Brown spokesman saying he will sign bill) By Rory Carroll SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 11 (Reuters) - ...

Will California Ban Fracking?

Aaron Sankin | Posted 03.12.2013 | San Francisco

California legislators have introduced a flurry of bills that would put controls on a controversial oil drilling technique that many critics charge ha...