Last year New Jersey’s Assembly and Senate, with nearly unanimous bipartisan agreement, voted to ban hydraulic fracturing waste being treated, discharged, disposed of or stored in New Jersey**. Governor Christie vetoed the legislation. The bills (S1041 / A2108), are now in an over-ride process, which means that if … Continue reading
By Ellen Yan, Newsday, November 12, 2015
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo Thursday killed a 3-year-old proposal to build a liquefied natural gas terminal 19 miles off Jones Beach amid fears that it could cause an environmental catastrophe or … Continue reading
By Laura Legere, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, May 4, 2015
White foam in northeastern Pennsylvania water wells likely was caused by Marcellus Shale gas well sites that have already been blamed for causing natural gas to … Continue reading
by Joshua B. Pribanic & Melissa Troutman, Public Herald, September 15, 2015
Nearly 40 days after losing … Continue reading
Call Governor Cuomo Wednesday, September 2, or any day this week, at 877-235-6537, to stop the “Constitution” pipeline.
It’s important that we keep the pressure on NY Governor Cuomo and the DEC this week to Stop The Pipeline!
Let Albany officials know your opinion on this issue. The call-in process … Continue reading
The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) today announced it has finalized penalty agreements with three natural gas exploration companies for methane gas migration violations that impacted private drinking water wells in Bradford, Lycoming, and Tioga counties.
“These were complex and lengthy investigations that took a considerable amount of time … Continue reading
By Natasha Geiling, ClimateProgress, August 12, 2015
Encompassing the longest free-flowing river in the eastern United States, the Delaware River Basin also happens to sit partially on top of the Marcellus Shale, the second largest gas … Continue reading
Patricia Borns, News Leader, August 5, 2015
If Dominion thinks U.S. Forest Service lands would make a more convenient route than others for its proposed 550-mile natural gas pipeline, the federal agency has said, not so … Continue reading
By Laura Legere, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, July 15, 2015
Residents of … Continue reading
The state Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) today officially prohibited high-volume hydraulic fracturing (HVHF) in New York State by issuing its formal Findings Statement, completing the state’s seven-year review of this activity.
“After years of exhaustive research and examination of the … Continue reading