SoCal Gas Reaches $8.5 Million Settlement Over Aliso Canyon Gas Leak

SoCalGas ramps up use of Aliso Canyon, site of worst gas leak in U.S. history

by Sammy Roth, The Los Angeles Times Highlights One of Governor Gavin Newsom’s campaign promises was to wind down the usage of the Aliso Canyon gas storage field, located just outside Los Angeles. New reports show that the facility usage has increased during his governorship Publicly available information analyzed by Food and Water Watch shows […]

Dealing with the Methane Monster

By Mike Bartlett, guest blog  |   Jan. 7, 2016 A fossil fuel spill of staggering proportions is now polluting the environment of California and beyond. It is not the type of spill that fouls beaches like those in Santa Barbara or the Gulf Coast. This spill, visible only with special cameras, goes straight into […]