By Julie Dermansky, Desmog, December 29, 2014
By Elizabeth Shogren, High Country News, April 14, 2015
The Environmental Protection Agency last month issued revised permits for oil companies to dump literally rivers of wastewater—including hydraulic fracturing fluids—on the Wind River Reservation in Wyoming.
When … Continue reading
Environmental Integrity Project (EIP), August 13, 2014
EIP Report: At least 33 companies drilled 351 wells in 12 states using prohibited diesel fuels without required permits in violation of the federal Safe Drinking Water Act.
The illegal injection … Continue reading
By David Hasemyer, InsideClimate News, December 22, 2014
Emissions from oil-and-gas … Continue reading
See the 2011 Congressional Report Below
Although Baker Hughes, Inc. has received kudos for promising to disclose at FracFocus.org, “all the chemicals” they use in gas extraction, questions about the value of the promise are being raised.
See comments from Jim Argo, PhD, below.
You are Invited – Shell Proposed Petrochemical Community Meeting: Air Quality and Safety
As part of the planning and evaluation process for our proposed petrochemical facility in Beaver county, Shell is hosting community meetings on topics of most interest to our neighbors.
You … Continue reading
By Neela Banerjee, Los Angeles Times, September 11, 2014 … Continue reading
A new study by a group from the University of Colorado – Boulder, published in the American Geophysical Union’s Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmosphere has found that the impact of natural gas drilling and production on climate change is enormously greater than estimates currently being used by the government. The … Continue reading
By Scott Waldman, Capital, December 3, 2013
Despite a moratorium on fracking in New York State, more than a dozen municipalities have received state approval to spread a … Continue reading
Steve Horn on desmogblog.org posts on structural problems found in the Keystone XL pipeline only a few weeks before it is scheduled to start pumping bitumen — with its load of toxins — as reported by a Public Citizen report.