David Baker, Reporter, San Francisco Chronicle
Abrahm Lustgarten, Reporter, ProPublica
Supporters of hydraulic fracturing see it as a driver of affordable domestic energy that can create jobs. Opponents see a risk to water supplies, ecosystems and human health. Join in a conversation with reporters covering fracking in California and nationally on the dangers and potential of the natural gas bonanza. Will California pass a moratorium? Will the Monterey Shale really be developed? Is gas really better than coal?
Cost: $20 non-members, MEMBERS FREE, $7 students (with valid ID)