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"The public has a right to know": Fracking companies don't have to ... - Marketplace.org

News Feed - November 15, 2017 - 5:40pm

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"The public has a right to know": Fracking companies don't have to ...
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Marketplace® is your liaison between economics and life. Noted for timely, relevant and accessible coverage of business news across both audio and digital ...

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Protestors call for fracking ban at DRBC meeting - Bucks County Courier Times

News Feed - November 15, 2017 - 5:23pm

Bucks County Courier Times

Protestors call for fracking ban at DRBC meeting
Bucks County Courier Times
Protestors call for fracking ban at DRBC meeting .... However, environmental organizations used the meeting as an opportunity to show early opposition to any regulations that don't ban hydraulic fracturing and all associated activities across the ...

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The link between fracking and health issues - Marketplace - Marketplace.org

News Feed - November 15, 2017 - 3:26pm

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The link between fracking and health issues - Marketplace
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Marketplace® is your liaison between economics and life. Noted for timely, relevant and accessible coverage of business news across both audio and digital ...

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Hickenlooper defends new energy, gun control and fracking - Pueblo Chieftain

News Feed - November 14, 2017 - 10:58pm

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Hickenlooper defends new energy, gun control and fracking
Pueblo Chieftain
CHIEFTAIN PHOTO/MATT WEIGAND Gov. John Hickenlooper speaks at a town hall at the Union Depot on Tuesday. Hickenlooper is conducting meetings across the state to address smaller cities and towns outside of metro Denver. Matt Weigand.

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Second Virginia county bans hydraulic fracturing to protect clean drinking water - WJLA

News Feed - November 14, 2017 - 9:41pm

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Second Virginia county bans hydraulic fracturing to protect clean drinking water
WJLA
The county is bordered by the Rappahannock River, which advocacy group American Rivers ranked as the fifth-most endangered American river, citing fracking's threat to clean drinking water. A small portion of Richmond County is in the Taylorsville basin ...
Second Virginia county bans hydraulic fracturingWJHL

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Judge in Measure Z case questions if fracking ban can stand alone - KSBW The Central Coast

News Feed - November 14, 2017 - 9:29pm

KSBW The Central Coast

Judge in Measure Z case questions if fracking ban can stand alone
KSBW The Central Coast
The courtroom of Judge Thomas Wills was full Tuesday as people showed up to watch the fight against Measure Z. In December 2016, Aera Energy filed a lawsuit against Monterey County after voters approved Measure Z, which banned fracking, phased out ...

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Bethel residents to discuss fracking waste ban - Danbury News Times

News Feed - November 14, 2017 - 5:18pm

Danbury News Times

Bethel residents to discuss fracking waste ban
Danbury News Times
BETHEL — Residents are banding together to encourage the town to pass an ordinance that would ban fracking waste from Bethel. The Outreach Committee of the Bethel Democratic Town Committee is hosting a meeting at 7 p.m. Monday in town hall to ...

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Second Virginia county bans hydraulic fracturing | WSET - WSET

News Feed - November 14, 2017 - 3:03pm

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Second Virginia county bans hydraulic fracturing | WSET
WSET
WARSAW, Va. (AP) A second Virginia county has banned hydraulic fracturing, the process of injecting water and chemicals deep into the ground to loosen ...

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Massive Fracking on Nevada Public Lands Sought by Trump Administration, Conservation Groups Launch Legal Protest - EcoWatch

News Feed - November 14, 2017 - 10:08am

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Massive Fracking on Nevada Public Lands Sought by Trump Administration, Conservation Groups Launch Legal Protest
EcoWatch
Three conservation groups filed an administrative protest Monday against an enormous Bureau of Land Management oil and gas lease auction, scheduled for Dec. 12, that would allow fracking on more than 600 square miles of Nevada public lands.

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Second Virginia county bans hydraulic fracturing - WJHL

News Feed - November 14, 2017 - 7:43am

WJHL

Second Virginia county bans hydraulic fracturing
WJHL
20, 2012 file photo, Ray Kemble, of Dimock, Pa., holds a jug of his well water on his head while marching with demonstrators against hydraulic fracturing outside a Marcellus Shale industry conference in Philadelphia. Federal government scientists are ...

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Second Virginia County Bans Hydraulic Fracturing - U.S. News & World Report

News Feed - November 14, 2017 - 7:06am

Second Virginia County Bans Hydraulic Fracturing
U.S. News & World Report
The county is bordered by the Rappahannock River, which advocacy group American Rivers ranked as the fifth-most endangered American river, citing fracking's threat to clean drinking water. A small portion of Richmond County is in the Taylorsville basin ...

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Fracking Rarely Linked to Quakes - The Heartland Institute

News Feed - November 14, 2017 - 2:14am

Fracking Rarely Linked to Quakes
The Heartland Institute
The Oklahoma Corporation Commission (OCC), recorded 282 earthquakes from 2011 to 2016 located within 2 kilometers of a hydraulic fracturing operation that occurred within a week following wastewater disposal. Looking at quakes of any magnitude, the ...

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Richmond County becomes second locality in state to ban fracking ... - Richmond.com

News Feed - November 13, 2017 - 10:36pm

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Richmond County becomes second locality in state to ban fracking ...
Richmond.com
FREDERICKSBURG — Richmond County has become the first locality in the Taylorsville basin to ban hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, the process of injecting ...

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City Council: Members discuss use of fracking waste on roadways - The Post

News Feed - November 13, 2017 - 10:23pm

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City Council: Members discuss use of fracking waste on roadways
The Post
At their Monday night meeting, Athens City Council discussed Ohio House Bill 393, which would authorize the sale of brine from fracking operations as a commodity used to control deicing, dust suppression and other applications on roadways. The Ohio ...

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Richmond County becomes second locality in Virginia to ban fracking - Fredericksburg.com

News Feed - November 13, 2017 - 9:24pm

Fredericksburg.com

Richmond County becomes second locality in Virginia to ban fracking
Fredericksburg.com
A worker adjusts hoses in 2014 during a hydraulic fracturing operation at a gas well near Mead, Colo. Richmond County recently became the second locality in Virginia to ban fracking. Westmoreland County supervisors will vote in December on an ordinance ...
Richmond County bans frackingFredericksburg Today

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Measure Z fracking ban trial underway in Monterey County | KCBX - KCBX

News Feed - November 13, 2017 - 8:46pm

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Measure Z fracking ban trial underway in Monterey County | KCBX
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After Monterey County voters approved Measure Z , a fracking ban and limit on other oil extraction processes, in November 2016, oil companies and royalty.
Measure Z Fracking Ban Trial Underway In Monterey | 90.3 KAZU90.3 KAZU

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Legal Protest Launched Against Massive Nevada Fracking Plan - Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

News Feed - November 13, 2017 - 6:10pm

Legal Protest Launched Against Massive Nevada Fracking Plan
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
ELY, Nev. — Three conservation groups filed an administrative protest today against an enormous Bureau of Land Management oil and gas lease auction, scheduled for Dec. 12, that would allow fracking on more than 600 square miles of Nevada public ...

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'Burdensome,' 'costly' fracking regulations blamed for keeping companies away from Illinois - Illinois News Network

News Feed - November 13, 2017 - 4:51pm

Illinois News Network

'Burdensome,' 'costly' fracking regulations blamed for keeping companies away from Illinois
Illinois News Network
Mark Denzler served as co-chair for the GROW-IL coalition, which helped to facilitate the passage of the Illinois' hydraulic fracturing law. He says officials simply moved too slowly to take advantage of the energy boom. “Illinois took several years to ...

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Another hurdle for commencing fracking - South African court declares fracking regulations unlawful - Lexology

News Feed - November 13, 2017 - 10:20am

Another hurdle for commencing fracking - South African court declares fracking regulations unlawful
Lexology
The plans of companies seeking to commence with deep drilling or hydraulic fracturing (fracking) in parts of the Karoo exceeding 120,000km² hit a stumbling block after the Eastern Cape High Court declared the Regulations for Petroleum Exploration and ...

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