California Gov. Gavin Newsom announced a plan to phase out oil extraction in the state along with a ban on fracking by 2024:

As for the oil extraction pledge, he plans that “no later than 2045”:

Billionaire Tom Steyer called banning fracking a “step in the right direction!”. . .

. . .but others don’t believe Newsom:

And the idea that oil drilling doesn’t end until 2045 isn’t sitting well with folks:

“2045 is too late,” they say:

And Greenpeace ripped him over it:

Exit question: Why not put wind turbines off the coast? Malibu would be a good place to start, don’t you think:

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