Russell Gold and Michael E. Webber

Russell Gold and Michael E. Webber. Credit: left: Joel Salcido; right: courtesy of Michael E. Webber.

Gold is the Energy Journalist Fellow at the University of Texas at Austin, the senior energy writer for the Wall Street Journal and author of “The Boom,” a history of hydraulic fracturing. Webber is deputy director of the Energy Institute, associate professor of mechanical engineering, and co-director of the Clean Energy Incubator at the University of Texas at Austin. The views expressed are their own.