Energy giant Sentinel Peak Resources will end oil production in Culver City and seal every one of its 38 wells by 2030 under a historic agreement with the city.
Newsom aims to ban oil drilling near neighborhoods and schools
“We don’t see oil in our future,” the governor said Thursday.Brittany M. 10/26/2021 - 6:48 AM
Huntington Beach City Council Weighs Support for Offshore Drilling Ban
Brittany M. 10/19/2021 - 3:43 AM
The Huntington Beach City Council could voice support for a permanent ban on offshore drilling at its meeting Tuesday night.
Local Officials Urge Governor to Halt Drilling Permits
Brittany M. 09/18/2018 - 5:25 AM
The letter follows the rousing Global Climate Action Summit in San Francisco last week.
Hermosa Beach voters to decide city's oil future
Anthony York 03/03/2015 - 10:54 AM
Hermosa Beach must decide if it’s an oil town
Hermosa Beach is a tourist mecca, known for good beaches and better waves.
Bakersfield feels the pinch of low oil prices
Anthony York 01/29/2015 - 9:58 AM
Cheap oil is a boon for California consumers. We are a state of freeways and suburbs, with one of the longest commute times of any state in the nation.
La Habra Heights changes wording on oil-related ballot measure
Anthony York 12/02/2014 - 9:52 AM
Benicia mayor warned on oil talk
Anthony York 11/25/2014 - 8:10 AM
Is there such a thing as too much free speech for a mayor?
Chevron reeling after voter rebuke in Richmond
Anthony York 11/20/2014 - 10:17 AM
As bad as election night was for Democrats across the country, it was arguably worse for Chevron.
Chevron dumps $3 million into city council election
Anthony York 11/04/2014 - 3:19 PM
One round of municipal elections is attracting big bucks from one of California’s largest corporations.