Zachary Evans reports for National Review that California governor Gavin Newsom has proposed a ban on new fracking permits in California by 2024.
- Banning new natural gas projects defies climate science and basic economics.
- America’s power sector emissions have declined by 33% since 2005, due in large part to the fracking revolution.
- Natural gas provides essential baseload power for renewable energy sources.
- This ban on new fracking will increase the cost of energy bills, decrease consumer choice, and do little to reduce emissions.
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