Gov. Gavin Newsom Seeks Ban On New Fracking By 2024Gov. Gavin Newsom said Friday he will halt all new fracking permits in California starting in 2024, using his executive authority to take on the state’s powerful oil and gas industry in a year he will likely face voters in a recall election.
Bay Area Gas Prices, Traffic Race Towards Pre-Pandemic LevelsGas prices in the Bay Area are racing towards pre-pandemic levels as the COVID-19 vaccine rollout continues and more cars and drivers hit the road.
Phosphine Gas Discovered In Atmosphere Of Venus Could Hint At Extraterrestrial LifeA team of British scientists have announced the discovery of a gas in the upper atmosphere of Venus that could be a "biomarker" for life on the planet.
San Francisco Gas Prices Down 27 Cents Per Gallon In Past MonthGas prices in San Francisco have fallen nearly five cents per gallon in the past week, continuing a downward trend over the last several weeks.
Bay Area Gas Prices Higher Than Anywhere Else In U.S. In AprilBay Area gasoline was more expensive than any place in the country for the month of April, according to new data released Wednesday by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Oakland School Goes Without Heat Due To Gas LeakFor nearly a week, a gas leak at an Oakland school has forced children to go to class without heat in the cold weather.
Quake-Prone Kansas Hit By Dozens Of Temblors Since March Due To FrackingThe U.S. Geological Survey says two earthquakes were recorded in Kansas during the Memorial Day weekend, bringing the total to nine earthquakes in May.
State Senator Looking Into Skyrocketing PG&E BillsAccording to State Sen. Jerry Hill’s office, customers in the Bay Area, as well as the Sacramento Valley, have said that their gas and electric bills were raised significantly during the past winter months.
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.
Water, Gas Disruptions At San Jose Mobile Home Park Frustrates ResidentsIt’s been a double whammy for residents of an East San Jose mobile home park now living with no water after losing their gas service just two weeks ago.
Cow Fart Regulations Approved By California's LegislatureCalifornia’s Legislature has approved regulations on cow flatulence and manure - both are blamed for releasing greenhouse gases.
Gas Tax Going Down In California, But Not By MuchCalifornia's tax board voted Tuesday to lower the state excise tax on gasoline by 2.2 cents per gallon as of July 1.
Bay Area Gas Prices Sink 30 Cents Month-Over-MonthGas prices dropped 30 cents in one month in the Bay Area and may stay low despite a typical increase in prices in the spring, AAA officials said.
New Gas On Demand App Launches In The Bay AreaA new app, called WeFuel, launched in the Bay Area this week and is one of a growing number of companies that will come out and fill up your gas tank for a fee.
Men Wearing Bandanas Rob Gas Station Near Petaluma Hours After Santa Rosa RobberyTwo men wearing bandanas over their faces robbed a gas station near Petaluma about two hours after a similar robbery of an east Santa Rosa gas station early Monday morning.