Andrew Grinberg - Special Projects Manager

The Golden State Exemptions: California Aquifers Are Being Lost to the Oil and Gas Industry

October 6, 2015

In January, Clean Water Action exposed a little known secret in the Safe Drinking Water Act that lets oil and gas companies dispose of their wastewater and conduct oil and gas extraction activities directly in potential sources of drinking water. The secret is called an “aquifer exemption”.

Polluting our Democracy: Big Oil's Grip on Sacramento

September 25, 2015

Over the last month, the power and influence of the oil industry in the California Legislature has been clear.