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Fracking Waste Disposal: Still a Hot Mess | West Virginia Public ... - West Virginia Public Broadcasting

News Feed - February 16, 2018 - 12:46pm

West Virginia Public Broadcasting

Fracking Waste Disposal: Still a Hot Mess | West Virginia Public ...
West Virginia Public Broadcasting
The slogan for Estill County is “where the bluegrass kisses the mountains.” But since 2015 the county, population 15,000, is widely known as the place where radioactive material generated by the oil and gas industry in a process known as fracking was ...

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Vivienne Westwood Protests Fracking at London Fashion Week ... - TeenVogue.com

News Feed - February 16, 2018 - 10:49am

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Vivienne Westwood Protests Fracking at London Fashion Week ...
TeenVogue.com
London Fashion Week is only just beginning and it's already getting noticeably political, as fashion icon Vivienne Westwood staged a protest in the streets of the British city.

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We Are Drowning in Plastic, and Fracking Companies Are Profiting - Truth-Out

News Feed - February 16, 2018 - 10:48am

We Are Drowning in Plastic, and Fracking Companies Are Profiting
Truth-Out
We are choking the planet in plastic. Everything from wasteful water bottles to grocery shopping bags are polluting our waterways, and endangering marine life and the natural environment. It's fair to say that even the most casual news consumer has ...

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46% Say 'Yes' to Fracking, But Want Oil to Stay Here - Rasmussen ... - Rasmussen Reports

News Feed - February 16, 2018 - 10:37am

46% Say 'Yes' to Fracking, But Want Oil to Stay Here - Rasmussen ...
Rasmussen Reports
A rise in U.S. shale production over the last several years has created a surplus of oil that is now in high demand from countries overseas. Though support for fracking has dropped slightly, nearly half still favor the idea, but most say if we're going ...

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Cover story: A 'quiet' fracking fleet sets sail (Video) - Denver Business Journal

News Feed - February 16, 2018 - 6:06am

Denver Business Journal

Cover story: A 'quiet' fracking fleet sets sail (Video)
Denver Business Journal
“We're standing right next to the houses that are about 500 feet away, and right now we're fracking at 80 barrels a minute. See if you can hear it.” What happens next showcases the future oil and gas industry Colorado, and represents two years of work ...

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Designer Westwood stages London fashion fracking protest - Reuters

News Feed - February 15, 2018 - 1:53pm

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Designer Westwood stages London fashion fracking protest
Reuters
The stunt a day before the start of London Fashion Week saw the 76-year-old designer strut along the street wearing a black graphic T-shirt dress emblazoned with the slogan “FRACKING CLIMATE CHAOS”. Models and activists wore similar outfits. “Fracking ...
Dame Vivienne Westwood takes to 'catwalk' in fracking protestAberdeen Evening Express
Fashion v FrackingEnergy Live News - Energy Made Easy

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UK fracking industry would need strict controls to minimise spill risk - Phys.Org

News Feed - February 15, 2018 - 12:27pm

Phys.Org

UK fracking industry would need strict controls to minimise spill risk
Phys.Org
Hydraulic fracturing - or fracking - is carried out by injecting a mixture of water, sand and chemicals at high pressure into rock which then cracks to release the shale gas. Generally chemicals are stored on site before being mixed with the water and ...

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Apollo joins Texas fracking sand rush in deal for Fort Worth company - Dallas Business Journal

News Feed - February 15, 2018 - 12:26pm

Dallas Business Journal

Apollo joins Texas fracking sand rush in deal for Fort Worth company
Dallas Business Journal
New York investment giant Apollo Global Management has acquired a majority stake in Tidewater Logistics, a Fort Worth company that specializes in moving sand used in oil and gas fracking projects to oil fields. As drillers are getting back to work ...

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Fracking Waste Disposal: Still A Hot Mess - 89.3 WFPL

News Feed - February 15, 2018 - 6:00am

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Fracking Waste Disposal: Still A Hot Mess
89.3 WFPL
Nadia Steinzor researches fracking waste for the non-profit environmental advocacy group Earthworks. She said the gas industry produces thousands of tons of “hot” waste and companies and state regulators throughout the Ohio Valley and the Marcellus ...

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Fracking Waste Disposal: Still A Hot Mess | WKMS - WKMS

News Feed - February 14, 2018 - 6:30pm

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Fracking Waste Disposal: Still A Hot Mess | WKMS
WKMS
The slogan for Estill County is “where the bluegrass kisses the mountains.” But since 2015 the county, population 15,000, is widely known as the place where radioactive material generated by the oil and gas industry in a process known as fracking was ...
Fracking Waste Disposal: Still A Hot Mess | WEKUWEKU

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Fracking Found to Interfere With the Love Lives of Songbirds - Courthouse News Service

News Feed - February 14, 2018 - 5:07pm

Courthouse News Service

Fracking Found to Interfere With the Love Lives of Songbirds
Courthouse News Service
Simultaneously, the size of individual waterthrush territories has increased, which suggests the birds must travel farther to acquire sufficient resources. The study is one of the first to show that fracking can affect songbird reproductive success and ...
Songbird nesting harmed by fracking, say scientists | Daily Mail OnlineDaily Mail

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Fracking Waste Disposal: Still A Hot Mess - WEKU

News Feed - February 14, 2018 - 4:42pm

WEKU

Fracking Waste Disposal: Still A Hot Mess
WEKU
Nadia Steinzor researches fracking waste for the non-profit environmental advocacy group Earthworks. She said the gas industry produces thousands of tons of “hot” waste and companies and state regulators throughout the Ohio Valley and theMarcellus ...
Mix of concerns at Hakes landfill hearingHornell Evening Tribune

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We Are Drowning In Plastic, and Fracking Companies Are Profiting - YES! Magazine

News Feed - February 14, 2018 - 4:01pm

YES! Magazine

We Are Drowning In Plastic, and Fracking Companies Are Profiting
YES! Magazine
But what's less well-known is what is fueling this plastics binge: fracking. As the Guardian recently reported, in less than a decade, tens of billions of dollars have been invested in creating new manufacturing sites around the world to turn fossil ...

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Florida's Fracking Ban Is Flying Through the Senate - Food and Water Watch

News Feed - February 14, 2018 - 3:30pm

Food and Water Watch

Florida's Fracking Ban Is Flying Through the Senate
Food and Water Watch
If you asked us three years ago if we thought we could ban fracking in the republican led Florida legislature, the answer would have been no. But - We also know that when a movement makes sense and matters to the community, the impossible can happen ...

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Redding voters approve plant upgrade, fracking ban and land use changes - Danbury News Times

News Feed - February 14, 2018 - 2:20pm

Redding voters approve plant upgrade, fracking ban and land use changes
Danbury News Times
The approval authorizes the town to spend about $796,000 to upgrade the controls at the Georgetown sewage treatment plant from analog to digital, and would also cover the costs associated with an unplanned plant shutdown in June. Officials from the ...

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Kirby Misperton fracking: Police protest costs fall - BBC News - BBC News

News Feed - February 14, 2018 - 2:15pm

BBC News

Kirby Misperton fracking: Police protest costs fall - BBC News
BBC News
The cost of policing anti-fracking protests drops to its lowest level in six months, the police and crime commissioner says.

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Ohio's Wayne National Forest Announces Land-planning Update Following Fracking Lawsuit - Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

News Feed - February 14, 2018 - 11:12am

Ohio's Wayne National Forest Announces Land-planning Update Following Fracking Lawsuit
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
COLUMBUS, Ohio— The U.S. Forest Service is revising its land-management plan governing Wayne National Forest, opening the door to curbing fracking in Ohio's only national forest. Fracking threatens the Wayne's rivers, endangered species and deciduous ...

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Fracking tied to reduced songbird nesting success -- ScienceDaily - Science Daily

News Feed - February 14, 2018 - 11:11am

Science Daily

Fracking tied to reduced songbird nesting success -- ScienceDaily
Science Daily
The central Appalachian region is experiencing the country's most rapid growth in shale gas development, or 'fracking,' but we've known almost nothing about how this is affecting the region's songbird populations -- until now. A new study demonstrates ...

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Fracking chemicals linked to pre-cancerous lesions in mice - Cosmos

News Feed - February 14, 2018 - 8:03am

Cosmos

Fracking chemicals linked to pre-cancerous lesions in mice
Cosmos
A new study has observed detrimental changes in the mammary glands of female mice following exposure to chemicals used in unconventional oil and natural gas (UOG) extraction methods, which include fracking. This could translate into important health ...

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