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Gov. Wolf sees hope for Pa. 'manufacturing renaissance' in Marcellus Shale liquids - PennLive.com

March 22, 2017 - 2:30pm

PennLive.com

Gov. Wolf sees hope for Pa. 'manufacturing renaissance' in Marcellus Shale liquids
PennLive.com
According to the report titled "Prospects to Enhance Pennsylvania's Opportunities in Petrochemical Manufacturing," Marcellus Shale gas liquids like ethane and propane could fuel up to $3.7 billion in new investments here. Ethane and propane are the ...

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'Forced pooling': Erie residents wary of controversial fracking practice - Boulder Daily Camera

March 22, 2017 - 1:10pm

'Forced pooling': Erie residents wary of controversial fracking practice
Boulder Daily Camera
Residents in Erie's Old Town are facing down a fracking order that harkens back to the early days of the oil boom, a controversial pooling born out of statutes used to force through horizontal drilling. Neighbors within the district have met the orders ...

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Maryland Close to Passing Statewide Fracking Ban - U.S. News & World Report

March 22, 2017 - 11:31am

U.S. News & World Report

Maryland Close to Passing Statewide Fracking Ban
U.S. News & World Report
Maryland is close to cutting cords with the hydraulic fracturing industry and officially becoming the third state to ban the practice statewide. ... The House passed a veto-proof majority bill on March 10 that would install a permanent statewide ...
Maryland Senate panel OKs ban on frackingBaltimore Sun
Our say: State's environmentalists win on frackingCapitalGazette.com
Fracking ban advances to Maryland Senate floorWashington Post
Bay Net -Frederick News Post (subscription) -RTO Insider
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Tucker: Embrace scientific facts – reject fracking ban - Tallahassee.com

March 22, 2017 - 11:26am

Tallahassee.com

Tucker: Embrace scientific facts – reject fracking ban
Tallahassee.com
Recent calls for a statewide ban on hydraulic fracturing, also known as “fracking,” would take away my property and mineral rights based on emotion rather than science. EPA in December 2016 issued its multi-year study on the potential impacts of ...

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Lafayette defiantly passes symbolic anti-fracking bill - The Denver Post

March 22, 2017 - 10:49am

The Denver Post

Lafayette defiantly passes symbolic anti-fracking bill
The Denver Post
The long-slated “Climate Bill of Rights and Protections,” an anti-fracking proposal that has unfolded amid a rash of sound and fury throughout Lafayette in recent months, was approved Tuesday night. The vote, which passed 4-2 on its final reading, came ...

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Anti-Fracking Rally Planned At State Capitol | WGCU News - WGCU News

March 22, 2017 - 8:58am

WGCU News

Anti-Fracking Rally Planned At State Capitol | WGCU News
WGCU News
A rally to drum up support for a bill that would ban fracking for oil and gas in Florida is expected to draw people from around the state Wednesday morning on the ...

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Maryland bill to ban fracking heads to Senate committee - WMDT

March 21, 2017 - 11:55pm

Maryland bill to ban fracking heads to Senate committee
WMDT
MARYLAND - An update on the Maryland fracking bill that was first introduced to both the Senate and House earlier in February. As of Tuesday, the bill that was introduced in the Senate is being held, but the fracking bill that has first brought to the ...

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In symbolic reproach, Lafayette passes vexed anti-fracking bill - Boulder Daily Camera

March 21, 2017 - 11:29pm

In symbolic reproach, Lafayette passes vexed anti-fracking bill
Boulder Daily Camera
The long-slated " Climate Bill of Rights and Protections," an anti-fracking proposal that has unfolded amid a rash of sound and fury throughout Lafayette in recent months, was approved Tuesday night. The vote, which passed 4-2 on its final reading ...

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From fracking to Frenchtown, commission has full plate - Tallahassee.com

March 21, 2017 - 10:54pm

Tallahassee.com

From fracking to Frenchtown, commission has full plate
Tallahassee.com
The Tallahassee City Commission has a full plate of policy issues to deal with Wednesday, what with foliage, fracking and Frenchtown on its menu. Tree-trimming. Mayor Andrew Gillum and city officials received plenty of flak from residents who lost ...

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Justice Lends Support to Controversial Fracking Practices at Energy Rally - West Virginia Public Broadcasting

March 21, 2017 - 7:16pm

West Virginia Public Broadcasting

Justice Lends Support to Controversial Fracking Practices at Energy Rally
West Virginia Public Broadcasting
Those terms, co-tenancy and joint development, are industry terms used that reference certain practices employed during horizontal drilling, or fracking, for natural gas. Co-tenancy would allow companies to drill a well and drain the gas in a given ...

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Maryland's GOP governor joins Dems for ban on fracking - WJLA

March 21, 2017 - 4:33pm

WJLA

Maryland's GOP governor joins Dems for ban on fracking
WJLA
Fracking isn't being done in Maryland now, but a portion of the western side of the state sits atop the Marcellus Shale, which runs underground from New York to Tennessee. Neighboring West Virginia and Pennsylvania allow fracking, while New York banned ...
A Garrett County thank-you to Gov. Hogan for supporting a fracking banBaltimore Sun
Our say: State's environmentalists win on frackingCapitalGazette.com
Surprise: This Republican governor now wants his state to ban fracking.Grist
RTO Insider -Frederick News Post (subscription) -Morning Consult
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Fracking a manifesto issue for Isle of Wight Lib Dems - Isle of Wight County Press

March 21, 2017 - 11:12am

Isle of Wight County Press

Fracking a manifesto issue for Isle of Wight Lib Dems
Isle of Wight County Press
ISLE of Wight Lib Dems have taken their concerns about fracking to the party's national conference. Fighting fracking will be one of the party's manifesto pledges at May's Isle of Wight Council elections. Isle of Wight party chair Nicholas Belfitt was ...
ISLAND'S LIB DEMS TAKE FRACKING CONCERNS TO NATIONAL CONFERENCEIsland Echo

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Fracking: Businesses call for 'firm line' over Preston New Road protests - BBC News

March 21, 2017 - 10:01am

BBC News

Fracking: Businesses call for 'firm line' over Preston New Road protests
BBC News
Police need to "take a firm line" on anti-fracking protesters who target businesses, company bosses have said. Protests have been held at the Preston New Road site in Lancashire since work began in January and one group has now promised "escalated ...

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Stone Ridge activist links North Dakota fracking, New York pipelines - Hudson Valley One

March 21, 2017 - 9:18am

Hudson Valley One

Stone Ridge activist links North Dakota fracking, New York pipelines
Hudson Valley One
This is a photo of local activist Iris Bloom (on right) with her friend Ellie taken at the Standing Rock encampment. Bloom states, “We all made friends fast at Standing Rock. This was November 1, when we still held some hope about stopping DAPL despite ...

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Denver firm acquires Marcellus Shale wells - Pittsburgh Business Times

March 20, 2017 - 8:57pm

Denver firm acquires Marcellus Shale wells
Pittsburgh Business Times
A Denver-based investment firm has acquired its third set of Marcellus Shale assets in Pennsylvania. Kalnin Ventures LLC said it reached a purchase and sale agreement with Radler 2000 LP - Tug Hill Marcellus LLC for 177 wells operated by seven separate ...

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Fracking and coal seam gas is no solution to an energy crisis of our own making - The Guardian

March 20, 2017 - 7:49pm

Fracking and coal seam gas is no solution to an energy crisis of our own making
The Guardian
Using talk of a gas shortage to increase fracking and coal seam gas exploration would be a bad solution to a problem of our own making. The latest statement by the Australian Energy Market Operator (Aemo) on the gas industry seems to makes it pretty ...

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Nacogdoches conservation group holds meeting to voice opposition to ANRA fracking plan - KTRE

March 20, 2017 - 7:09pm

Nacogdoches conservation group holds meeting to voice opposition to ANRA fracking plan
KTRE
Kathy Redman, Resilient Nacogdoches member, overlooks her Nacogdoches County property near Martinsville. (Source: KTRE Staff). Resilient Nacogdoches and Texas Conservation Alliance opposes a permit request to pump water from tributaries for the ...

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Lafayette's revised anti-fracking proposal to return for vote - Boulder Daily Camera

March 20, 2017 - 6:30pm

Lafayette's revised anti-fracking proposal to return for vote
Boulder Daily Camera
Stephen Johnson, of Lafayette, voices his concerns during a Lafayette City Council meeting on the controversial anti-fracking/civil disobedience ordinance March 7 at the Lafayette Public Library. The ordinance will return to City Council on Tuesday for ...

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Correction: Fracking Ban Story | Florida News | US News - U.S. News & World Report

March 20, 2017 - 10:37am

Correction: Fracking Ban Story | Florida News | US News
U.S. News & World Report
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — In a story March 19 about the push to ban fracking in Florida, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Rep. Mike Miller was ...

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Our say: State's environmentalists win on fracking - CapitalGazette.com

March 20, 2017 - 5:07am

CapitalGazette.com

Our say: State's environmentalists win on fracking
CapitalGazette.com
There was either going to be little hydraulic fracturing in Maryland or none at all, at least for the foreseeable future. Gov. Larry Hogan apparently decided the small difference between those outcomes wasn't worth using up any of his political capital ...
Surprise: This Republican governor now wants his state to ban fracking.Grist
Gov.'s Support Puts Md. on Track for Fracking BanRTO Insider
Fracking Opponents Find Key GOP Ally in Maryland Gov. HoganMorning Consult
Daily Caller -Cecil Whig -Bay Net
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