2012

energy

The Energy Subsidy Tally Wind and solar get the most taxpayer help for the least production. WSJ 8-17-12       President Obama traveled to Iowa last week and touted wind energy subsidies as the path to economic recovery. Then he attacked Mitt Romney as a tool of the oil and gas

SACRAMENTO – In his continuing effort to end frivolous and costly lawsuits against California businesses, Senator Bob Dutton (R-Rancho Cucamonga) introduced Senate Bill 1186 today that stops unscrupulous attorneys, using the Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA), to extort money from businesses. SB 1186 allows business owners 90 days to fix minor

Wisconsin’s Scott Walker is facing a recall after his labor and spending reforms. If he loses, public unions will flex their muscles nationwide. One Sunday afternoon last spring, as Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker was working in his front yard, a car rolled slowly by and blared its horn. He and

Long Beach Post: The Long Beach City Prosecutor’s Office announced today that it filed a 58 count criminal complaint in Los Angeles County Superior Court against Pacific Coast Container, Inc., for illegally transporting overweight shipments in violation of the California Vehicle Code.  In addition to Pacific Coast Container, Inc., the

fracking

Fracking, Enhanced Oil and Gas Recovery Enhanced oil and gas recovery is also referred to in more defined terms as secondary, tertiary and even quandary recovery. These techniques are employed when the pressure inside a well drops to levels that make primary recovery no longer viable. Pressure is the key

With the oil extraction in the shale areas of Texas in full swing, the demand for qualified oil field truck drivers is in an all-time high, And with Cline Shale drilling on the horizon, oil field transportation companies are positioning themselves to gain the maximum potential business, contracts and relationships,

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At 9,680 lbs., new super-steel belly dump is 30 percent lighter, handles better, discharges cleaner and pays for itself with extra load capacity

As we continue our efforts to educate the truck brokers of our industry, we will be reaching out to CCTA members to help those who are trying to comply with the broker bond requirements and to identify those who refuse to play by the same rules.  If any of you

Aug CTN Cover-Big

California, Orange County and especially Huntington Beach has a 100 year history stepped in of all things, oil. The city was incorporated on 1909. Its original developer was the Huntington Beach Company (formerly the West Coast Land and Water Company), a real-estate development firm owned by Henry Huntington the city’s

Sen. Jim Inhofe made the request in August 2011. Steve Milloy’s March 2012 Washington Times op-ed made the IG act. Click for Inhofe’s original August 2011– Request into EPA Science Advisory Click for Steve Milloy’s March 8 Washington Times op-ed. – EPA grants to its advisers triggers conflict-of-interest query. Click for the EPA