After New Rules, Fewer Man-Made Earthquakes Strike OklahomaThe rate of earthquakes in Oklahoma has dropped dramatically since late May, when the state limited wastewater injections into energy wells, an Associated Press statistical analysis shows.
Oakland Councilwoman Kaplan Heading To N. Dakota To Support Standing Rock Pipeline ProtestOakland City Councilwoman Rebecca Kaplan will spend a week at the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation in North Dakota to support tribal rights and access to clean water.
New Stress Maps Could End Earthquakes Induced By Oilfield Wastewater InjectionScientists have created new maps that can help oil and gas developers stop inducing earthquakes.
Santa Clara County Supervisors Back Moratorium On Dakota PipelineThe Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors Tuesday passed a resolution that supports a moratorium on building the Dakota Access Pipeline.
Study: Drilling May Have Caused Deadly 1933 LA QuakeNew research suggests oil drilling decades ago may have triggered earthquakes in the Los Angeles region, including the 1933 quake that killed more than 100 people.
San Francisco Tops Nation In Price Of GasThe average price of gasoline has jumped by six cents over the past two weeks to $2.37 a gallon for regular grade.
Uber Raises $3.5 Billion From Saudi InvestorsUber said Wednesday it is getting a massive cash infusion from Saudi Arabia.
Oil Spill Blocks Concord Street After Causing Motorcycle CrashA large oil spill on a main Concord thoroughfare today was cleared by crews after it caused a minor crash, according to city officials.
Hike In Price Of Crude Oil Could Push Gas Prices UpConsumers could start to see higher gas prices if crude prices continue to increase.
Gas Prices Falling Across The Bay AreaIt cost a lot less to fill up a tank of gas in the Bay Area these days. The price of gasoline has literally tanked, falling about nine cents a gallon in the past 2 weeks.
Gov. Brown, Democrats Change Climate Proposal, Remove Mandate To Cut Oil Use By 50%Gov. Jerry Brown and legislative Democrats announced Wednesday that they are scaling back their ambitious proposal to address climate change amid ongoing opposition from the oil industry and some lawmakers.
Airlines Fighting For Your Business With Flights As Low As $15Airline fare wars are making a comeback, and that's good news for passengers everywhere.