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SF’s gas prices last month were highest in nation

San Francisco had the highest average gas price in country last month…

 

Morning commuters pass plowed snow on Wall Street in front of Federal Hall in New York's Financial District on Monday. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

Stocks slip as oil skids 6 percent, hitting energy companies

NEW YORK — U.S. stocks fell Monday as the price of oil…

 

Gov. Jerry Brown directed state oil and gas regulators to investigate the oil and gas potential of his family's ranch land in Northern California, state records obtained by the Associated Press show.  (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File)

Gov. Jerry Brown had state workers research oil on ranch

Gov. Jerry Brown last year directed state oil and gas regulators to…

 

When Karen Robinson's husband died, she worried she wouldn't have enough money to raise her two young girls and save for retirement. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

New way to bet on oil wipes out billions in investor savings

NEW YORK — When Karen Robinson's husband died, she worried she wouldn't…

When Karen Robinson's husband died, she worried she wouldn't have enough money to raise her two young girls and save for retirement. (AP Photo/LM Otero)
Divesting San Francisco’s pension fund from fossil fuel lags

Divesting San Francisco’s pension fund from fossil fuel lags

Three years after the Board of Supervisors called for divestment of pension…

Divesting San Francisco’s pension fund from fossil fuel lags
California Gov. Jerry Brown, at podium, speaks before signing a bill to combat climate change by increasing the state's renewable electricity use to 50 percent and doubling energy efficiency in existing buildings by 2030 at a ceremony overlooking the Los Angeles skyline at the Griffith Observatory in Los Angeles on Wednesday. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)

California wants renewable energy for half its power by 2030

LOS ANGELES — Gov. Jerry Brown dramatically increased California's climate-change goals on…

California Gov. Jerry Brown, at podium, speaks before signing a bill to combat climate change by increasing the state's renewable electricity use to 50 percent and doubling energy efficiency in existing buildings by 2030 at a ceremony overlooking the Los Angeles skyline at the Griffith Observatory in Los Angeles on Wednesday. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)

Community unrest leads to spills, fire in Nigeria’s oil-rich southern delta

WHAT: Community leaders in Nigeria’s oil-rich southern delta say a new oil…

Stop obstructing Canadian oil from flowing to US

What if there was a way President Barack Obama could create more…

Study to be released today says 430,000 new jobs can be created by Gulf energy industry

With unemployment creeping back upward, one might think President Obama would be…

Western states could out-produce what U.S. now imports from Saudi Arabia, Russia and four other countries

America's energy-rich western states stretching from North Dakota and Montana on the…

75% of voters say U.S. not doing enough to develope oil resources

This week at the Aspen Ideas Festival, President Obama adviser David Axelrod…

Pipes of Politics

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Remember the flap over foreign ships and the Deepwater Horizon cleanup?

Soon after the Deepwater Horizon disaster began, with raw crude pumping out…

Price of oil drops: Will it last?

The price of oil quickly dropped from nearly $95 a barrel to…

New Politizoid offers gas price forecast, Obama's advice

There you are standing at the gas pump, watching the dollar signs…

CRS: Dem oil bill raises gas prices

Senate Democrats want to do something about about high gas prices. They…

Here's the story liberal mainstream media won't report on Obama's permitorium

Soon after the Deepwater Horizon tragedy began in the Gulf of Mexico,…

This week in gas wars

Before Osama bin Laden was killed Sunday, the House and Senate were…

Government can't do anything about gas prices? Then why did this happen in 2008?

President Obama says there's not much the federal government can do to…

Seasonal Poetry

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