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Women's Show 1/11- Times Up! With Bryce Covert,Fracking and Oil Drilling with Michelle Allen, Food and Water Watch - WMNF

January 10, 2018 - 9:27pm

WMNF

Women's Show 1/11- Times Up! With Bryce Covert,Fracking and Oil Drilling with Michelle Allen, Food and Water Watch
WMNF
Fracking will be an important issue in the legislature. Apparently Florida is off the discussion on off-shore drilling, but we will pursue that a little further. MICHELLE ALLEN is the Florida Organizer at Food & Water Watch. She is based in St ...

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The Rights of Nature Movement Goes on Trial - RollingStone.com

January 10, 2018 - 2:15pm

RollingStone.com

The Rights of Nature Movement Goes on Trial
RollingStone.com
Six years ago, agents from Pennsylvania General Energy, an oil-and-gas exploration company, met privately with local officials to discuss the development of a fracking wastewater injection well in the township. Under PGE's proposal, the well, which ...

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San Francisco Passes Resolution Against Offshore Drilling, Fracking - Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

January 10, 2018 - 12:26pm

San Francisco Passes Resolution Against Offshore Drilling, Fracking
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
SAN FRANCISCO— The San Francisco Board of Supervisors last night unanimously approved a resolution opposing new drilling off the California coast and fracking in existing offshore oil and gas wells. San Francisco is the latest of at least 16 ...

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There's still time to comment on proposed fracking rules for Delaware River watershed - Allentown Morning Call

January 10, 2018 - 12:19pm

Allentown Morning Call

There's still time to comment on proposed fracking rules for Delaware River watershed
Allentown Morning Call
The Delaware River Toll Bridge at the Easton and Phillipsburg, New Jersey. (AMY HERZOG / THE MORNING CALL). Carol ThompsonContact ReporterOf The Morning Call. There are new opportunities to weigh in on whether fracking should be allowed in the Delaware ...

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A Fracking Company Is Suing a Victim of Its Own Pollution for Speaking Out (Video) - AlterNet

January 10, 2018 - 7:31am

AlterNet

A Fracking Company Is Suing a Victim of Its Own Pollution for Speaking Out (Video)
AlterNet
Kemble, who lives in Dimock, Pennsylvania, a tiny town in the rural northeast corner of the state whose aquifer was famously polluted by gas extraction, hasn't had clean water since Cabot started hydraulically fracturing, or fracking, near his home ...

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Letter: Water board needs to take a stand against fracking risks - The Mercury News

January 10, 2018 - 3:05am

The Mercury News

Letter: Water board needs to take a stand against fracking risks
The Mercury News
Letter writer encourages the Santa Clara Valley Water District Board to put in place adequate regulations regarding potential fracking at Sargent Field. By Letters To The Editor |. January 10, 2018 at 12:05 am. I encourage the Santa Clara Valley Water ...

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North Carolina chooses oceans over oilfields - News & Observer

January 9, 2018 - 7:06pm

News & Observer

North Carolina chooses oceans over oilfields
News & Observer
In North Carolina, this proposal threatens our treasured Outer Banks coastlines and communities with toxic pollution and constant degradation by industrial extraction. The oil spills that inevitably come with offshore drilling would wreck our wildlife ...

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Detecting Harmful Pathogens In Water: Characterizing The Link Between Fracking And Water Safety - Science Trends

January 9, 2018 - 4:56pm

Science Trends

Detecting Harmful Pathogens In Water: Characterizing The Link Between Fracking And Water Safety
Science Trends
Unconventional oil and gas development (UD) is the process of extracting oil and natural gas from relatively impermeable subsurface shale. Within UD, the process of hydraulic fracturing, more commonly known as 'fracking', is used to stimulate ...

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The Guardian view on the future of fracking: keep it in the ground - The Guardian

January 9, 2018 - 2:32pm

The Guardian

The Guardian view on the future of fracking: keep it in the ground
The Guardian
Just a few short years ago, fracking – the underground extraction of gas from rock – was to revolutionise Britain's energy production as it has transformed it in the US. Under David Cameron and George Osborne, it was to produce the fuel that would ...
Fracking firm Cuadrilla to reignite West Sussex plansTelegraph.co.uk

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NASA just made a stunning discovery about how fracking fuels global warming - ThinkProgress

January 9, 2018 - 12:55pm

ThinkProgress

NASA just made a stunning discovery about how fracking fuels global warming
ThinkProgress
Many studies have estimated that leaks from oil and gas production, particularly fracking, are a major driver of rising methane emissions. “A review of more than 200 earlier studies confirms that U.S. emissions of methane are considerably higher than ...

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Ineos to challenge Scots fracking 'ban' - BBC News

January 9, 2018 - 9:22am

BBC News

Ineos to challenge Scots fracking 'ban'
BBC News
Ineos, which operates the industrial processing plant in Grangemouth and which holds fracking exploration licences across 700 square miles of the country, said the government's decision was "a major blow to Scottish science and the engineering industry ...
Energy group Ineos to challenge Scotland's ban on frackingReuters
Ineos Shale Challenges Scottish Fracking BanRigzone
INEOS Shale to Challenge Scottish Fracking Ban in the Courts – 'Predictable and Desperate' say OpponentsDeSmog UK

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Energy group Ineos to challenge Scotland's ban on fracking - Reuters

January 9, 2018 - 9:04am

Reuters

Energy group Ineos to challenge Scotland's ban on fracking
Reuters
Scotland imposed a moratorium on fracking, the process of fracturing underground shale rock to release gas and oil, in 2015. That decision was extended last autumn after a large survey of public opinion, in which 60,000 people took part, found 99 ...
Ineos Shale Challenges Scottish Fracking BanRigzone
Ineos to challenge Scots fracking 'ban'BBC News
Ineos unveils legal challenge to Scottish fracking banThe Scotsman
Energy Voice -The National
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Next Question: Is fracking happening in a Centennial cemetery? - 9NEWS.com

January 8, 2018 - 10:01pm

9NEWS.com

Next Question: Is fracking happening in a Centennial cemetery?
9NEWS.com
A few people have seen the tall tower and heard drilling near a cemetery in Centennial, and guessed it is fracking. Author: Next with Kyle Clark. Published: 8:01 PM MST January 8, 2018. Next Question: What's going on with the tower behind Olinger ...

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Next Question: Is fracking happening in a Centennial cemetery? - 9NEWS.com

January 8, 2018 - 7:04pm

9NEWS.com

Next Question: Is fracking happening in a Centennial cemetery?
9NEWS.com
CENTENNIAL, COLO. - Next Question: What's going on with the tower behind Olinger Chapel Hill Mortuary and Cemetery? Is that fracking? That question comes from a few people who live in Centennial, near the intersection of Arapahoe Road and Colorado ...

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Michael Moore vows to drill for oil offshore Trump's Mar-a-lago resort ... - RT

January 8, 2018 - 5:14pm

Newsmax

Michael Moore vows to drill for oil offshore Trump's Mar-a-lago resort ...
RT
Filmmaker Michael Moore is threatening to frack near President Donald Trump's Mar-a-lago resort in an apparent response to the administration's plan to open the US coast to offshore drilling.
Michael Moore Threatens to Begin Fracking Off Trump's Florida ResortNewsmax
Filmmaker Michael Moore threatens Donald Trump with fracking at ...Newshub
Michael Moore plans to start fracking near Donald Trump's Mar-a ...International Business Times UK

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Trump Administration Rescinds Fracking Rule for Public Lands: A Blow to Public Protection - Union of Concerned Scientists (blog)

January 8, 2018 - 3:56pm

Union of Concerned Scientists (blog)

Trump Administration Rescinds Fracking Rule for Public Lands: A Blow to Public Protection
Union of Concerned Scientists (blog)
At the end of last month, we saw yet another casualty in the Trump administration's war on science-based policy. The administration announced it would rescind a 2015 rule at the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) to address risks associated with ...
Rescission of BLM's Hydraulic Fracturing Rule: What Happens Now?The National Law Review

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Does Overturning Fracking Rule Put Colorado Water at Risk? - Public News Service

January 8, 2018 - 3:04am

Public News Service

Does Overturning Fracking Rule Put Colorado Water at Risk?
Public News Service
A 2018 ballot initiative gaining steam in Colorado seeks to establish larger buffer zones between oil and gas development and water sources. (Pixabay). January 8, 2018. DENVER – Environmental groups in Colorado say they'll double down on efforts to ...

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Letters to the editor: Fracking on open space and reintroducing gray wolves - Colorado Daily

January 7, 2018 - 6:38pm

Letters to the editor: Fracking on open space and reintroducing gray wolves
Colorado Daily
If you are anything like me, you enjoy a walk in open space in Boulder County. If you are anything like me, you enjoy quiet in your neighborhood, the sound of children, the fresh air and the feeling of safety. If you are anything like me, you were ...

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