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NT fracking moratorium lifted - Gas Today

April 16, 2018 - 10:41pm

Gas Today

NT fracking moratorium lifted
Gas Today
Northern Territory Chief Minister Michael Gunner today announced the NT Government had accepted all 135 recommendations of the independent fracking inquiry. Mr Gunner said implementation of the recommendations of the final report of the inquiry would ...

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Fracking given green light by NT Government - NT News

April 16, 2018 - 9:48pm

NT News

Fracking given green light by NT Government
NT News
UPDATE: The Labor Government's fracking moratorium has been lifted, as revealed exclusively by the NT News. But 49 per cent of the Territory's landmass will be covered by “no go zones” and will remain off-limits to gas companies. The decision was ...
NT fracking decision to be handed downDaily Mail
NT announces its ban on fracking will endYahoo7 News

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Ann M. Roan: Foote claim on fracking is misleading - Boulder Daily Camera

April 16, 2018 - 9:32pm

Ann M. Roan: Foote claim on fracking is misleading
Boulder Daily Camera
Recent Camera letters claim Michael Foote will fight fracking in the county if elected as Boulder's district attorney. Foote himself has made this vow repeatedly as part of his campaign. As a criminal lawyer and Boulder resident for 28 years, I know ...

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Australia's Northern Territory lifts fracking ban - Reuters

April 16, 2018 - 8:51pm

Bloomberg

Australia's Northern Territory lifts fracking ban
Reuters
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia's Northern Territory on Tuesday lifted a nearly two-year moratorium on fracking to extract gas, unlocking vast onshore reserves in the resource-rich region and raising the possibility of other provinces following suit. The ...
Australia's Northern Territory Scraps Fracking BanOilPrice.com
Australian Territory Lifts Fracking Ban in Boost for ShaleBloomberg
Northern Territory lifts fracking ban, opening up 700000 sq km to gas explorationThe Guardian
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Pro-fracking group shutout of Erie election - Broomfield Enterprise

April 16, 2018 - 3:53pm

Pro-fracking group shutout of Erie election
Broomfield Enterprise
Despite bankrolling support for the entire slate of winning candidates in last year's Greeley City Council election, pro-oil and gas group Vital for Colorado has seen its efforts in Broomfield and Boulder County politics fall decidedly flatter. A look ...

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Fracking Transparency Bill Moves Forward in Illinois Senate ... - Chicago Tonight | WTTW

April 16, 2018 - 3:01pm

Chicago Tonight | WTTW

Fracking Transparency Bill Moves Forward in Illinois Senate ...
Chicago Tonight | WTTW
A bill that supporters say would make fracking operations in Illinois more transparent cleared its first legislative hurdle last week.

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Beetaloo Basin: What do we know about the region at the heart of the NT fracking debate? - ABC Online

April 15, 2018 - 6:03pm

NT News

Beetaloo Basin: What do we know about the region at the heart of the NT fracking debate?
ABC Online
Modern mining methods, known as hydraulic fracturing or "fracking" for short, allow companies to "untrap" these reserves from rocks kilometres underground; and that has some concerned. By injecting a fluid underground, mostly comprised of sand and ...
Fracking debate as divisive as land rights, Ken Parish saysNT News

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Colorado fracking company wants to 'silence' opposition to massive drilling project, lawyer says - ThinkProgress

April 15, 2018 - 9:05am

Colorado fracking company wants to 'silence' opposition to massive drilling project, lawyer says
ThinkProgress
A college student, a lawyer, and a videographer attended a protest at an oil and gas construction site in Greeley, Colorado in early March and all three are now getting sued by the company behind the massive project. The student, Cullen Lobe, already ...

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Peggy Jessel: District attorney's jurisdiction does not include fracking - Boulder Daily Camera

April 14, 2018 - 9:22pm

Peggy Jessel: District attorney's jurisdiction does not include fracking
Boulder Daily Camera
There have been several Open Forum letters recently regarding the district attorney's race, prompting this response clarifying the district attorney's role and jurisdiction. I served under two district attorneys. Most recently under Stan Garnett, I was ...

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Krendale Golf Course fracking event draws a crowd - Butler Eagle - Butler Eagle

April 14, 2018 - 12:03pm

HeraldScotland

Krendale Golf Course fracking event draws a crowd - Butler Eagle
Butler Eagle
BUTLER TWP — Does the Marcellus Shale gas well on Krendale Golf Course property pose a threat to surrounding residents and businesses? A group of activists who oppose unconventional drilling in populated areas say the answer is yes. Extra chairs were ...
Global Hydraulic Fracturing Market Offered in New Research ...Technical Progress
Fracking gas pipeline heralded by Ineos closed to prevent ...HeraldScotland

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Anti-fracking activists calling for banning natural gas drilling - WTRF

April 14, 2018 - 10:39am

WTRF

Anti-fracking activists calling for banning natural gas drilling
WTRF
HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) - The message rally-goers were sending the Capitol Rotunda was they feel the time is now to switch from oil and gas to renewable energy. Craig Stevens' family has lived on the same land in Silver Lake Township for six generations ...

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From the Editorial Advisory Board: Fracking study - Boulder Daily Camera

April 13, 2018 - 9:42pm

From the Editorial Advisory Board: Fracking study
Boulder Daily Camera
Meanwhile, dependence on the fruits of fracking is growing. Driving Leafs and Teslas seems to comfort environmentalists so long as they don't have to see the fracking sites. Do they know what's powering their batteries? I've noticed a similar ...

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Rally demands end to natural gas fracking in Pennsylvania - WGAL Lancaster

April 13, 2018 - 5:20pm

WGAL Lancaster

Rally demands end to natural gas fracking in Pennsylvania
WGAL Lancaster
There was a rally at the state Capitol Friday to call for an end to natural gas fracking in Pennsylvania. Members of the group say fracking negatively impacts air and water around well pads, creates health problems for nearby residents and directly ...

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Penn Township fracking showdown begins in court - Tribune-Review

April 13, 2018 - 5:03pm

Penn Township fracking showdown begins in court
Tribune-Review
The court showdown over hydraulic fracturing in Penn Township began this week, but it won't be concluded until June. Nonprofit group Protect PT has challenged the township's zoning ordinance, which allows hydraulic fracturing wells in both industrial ...

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Fracking: Here are the key events in New York's energy saga - Press & Sun-Bulletin

April 13, 2018 - 2:10pm

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Fracking: Here are the key events in New York's energy saga
Press & Sun-Bulletin
In 2008, the first New York landowners signed leases with gas companies. Gov. David Paterson also put fracking on hold in the state, pending a DEC review.

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Watch: Seneca Nation celebrates after fracking water treatment permits are revoked - Environmental Health News

April 13, 2018 - 2:03pm

Environmental Health News

Watch: Seneca Nation celebrates after fracking water treatment permits are revoked
Environmental Health News
"Instead of feeling tears of frustration, I'm here with tears of joy." The Seneca Nation of Indians have declared victory after a proposed project to treat fracking wastewater at the headwaters of the Allegheny River was nixed by the local water ...

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With death of fracking, future of energy in NY may be renewables - Press & Sun-Bulletin

April 13, 2018 - 8:55am

Press & Sun-Bulletin

With death of fracking, future of energy in NY may be renewables
Press & Sun-Bulletin
Ten years after XTO energy paid $110 million to farmers for drilling rights, fracking is dead in NY. Can renewable energy make up the difference?

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NY Fracking: Tier landowners offered up to $3K/acre - Press & Sun-Bulletin

April 13, 2018 - 8:46am

Press & Sun-Bulletin

NY Fracking: Tier landowners offered up to $3K/acre
Press & Sun-Bulletin
Town of Sanford Supervisor Dewey Decker reflects on the energy rush of the past decade, during which companies offered some Southern Tier landowners up to $3,000 per acre to use their land. Kate Collins / Staff video. by Taboola by Taboola. AD CONTENT ...

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Three Colorado Democrats debate fracking as they run for governor of Colorado - The Colorado Independent

April 12, 2018 - 5:38pm

The Colorado Independent

Three Colorado Democrats debate fracking as they run for governor of Colorado
The Colorado Independent
During their first televised debate, former State Treasurer Cary Kennedy, ex-state Sen. Mike Johnston, and current Lt. Gov. Donna Lynne drilled down on whether and how to further regulate fracking in Colorado. And the answers weren't entirely expected ...

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Peoples Gas seeking rate decrease, cites Marcellus shale supply - Tribune-Review

April 12, 2018 - 3:22pm

Peoples Gas seeking rate decrease, cites Marcellus shale supply
Tribune-Review
Peoples has about 700,000 customers in 18 Pennsylvania counties, including all of Southwestern Pennsylvania. Peoples spokesman Barry Kukovich said it's happening because the supply of natural gas is much greater than the demand. “We have an abundance ...

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