President Obama had an opportunity to reduce our dependency on foreign oil imports, create tens of thousands of new jobs, and ensure access to reliable and affordable energy. Ultimately, decisions about America’s energy future should be based on science and facts. We cannot afford to play politics with our nation’s energy infrastructure, jobs and the economy.
Our members remain committed to protecting underground water supplies and ensuring injection wells are operating safely as regulators continue making steady progress in the review of California’s permitted injection wells.
As Governor Brown said, we are who we are because of fossil fuel - and it will no doubt continue to propel our globally competitive economy forward and maintain the quality of life Californians have come to expect.