In California and beyond, drilling for oil as water runs short

April 10, 2015 6:37 PM

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In California and beyond, drilling for oil as water runs short

Californians are being asked to cut water usage 25 percent. Should the oil industry cut back, too? It's a question arising worldwide as energy demand rises in water-scare regions.

Washington — Manicured lawns will give way to arid, drought-tolerant landscaping. Homeowners will retrofit bathrooms with low-flow toilets. Golf courses, cemeteries, and college campuses will turn off the sprinklers.

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