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Real Media: UK Drilling Down with Dodgy Fracking Data - The Real News Network

News Feed - September 22, 2017 - 11:32pm

Real Media: UK Drilling Down with Dodgy Fracking Data
The Real News Network
Real Media: UK Drilling Down with Dodgy Fracking Data SPEAKER: The Mackay-Stone Report, which is the government's cornerstone report into selling fracking to the nation has now been exposed as fake science, dodgy data, and a dodgy dossier.

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Bob Zimmerer: Fracking is good for Boulder County and Colorado - The Daily Camera

News Feed - September 22, 2017 - 9:26pm

Bob Zimmerer: Fracking is good for Boulder County and Colorado
The Daily Camera
I feel compelled to write in support of the energy industry since so many in Boulder County seem to misunderstand the issues. Fracking is always incorrectly portrayed by the media and Hollywood as unsafe, however, the facts are that it is a safe and ...

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Meadows says fracking regulation vital to protect drinking water - The Daily Citizen

News Feed - September 22, 2017 - 6:31pm

The Daily Citizen

Meadows says fracking regulation vital to protect drinking water
The Daily Citizen
Meadows was recently recognized as a “water hero” by the Georgia Water Coalition, a private environmental group, for his attempts to regulate hydraulic fracturing, commonly known as fracking, a process in which high-pressure water is injected into ...

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NY Fracking Waste Rules Not Good Enough, Environmental Groups Say - New York Law Journal (registration)

News Feed - September 22, 2017 - 4:56pm

New York Law Journal (registration)

NY Fracking Waste Rules Not Good Enough, Environmental Groups Say
New York Law Journal (registration)
The coalition said in a statement that "nearly three years ago, Governor Cuomo announced a ban on high-volume hydraulic fracturing because of the potential impacts to public health. It was a bold move. Unfortunately, in that time, fracking waste ...

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Appeals court sidesteps decision on US fracking regulations - Casper Star-Tribune Online

News Feed - September 22, 2017 - 2:09pm

Casper Star-Tribune Online

Appeals court sidesteps decision on US fracking regulations
Casper Star-Tribune Online
Halliburton service supervisor 1, Travis Doolittle and Fabricio Servin (left) monitor the machinery utilized in fracking treatment at a fracking site west of Wright on June 2, 2016. A federal appeals court sidestepped a decision regarding Obama-era ...
Appeals court throws out case on Obama fracking rule, citing Trump ...Washington Examiner
Appellate Court Tosses Litigation Over BLM Fracking RuleNatural Gas Intelligence
Fracking rule may see jumbled comeback as court tosses caseE&E News
The Hill -ThinkProgress
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Plum residents, experts debate safety of Marcellus shale fracking dump site - Tribune-Review

News Feed - September 21, 2017 - 11:54pm

Plum residents, experts debate safety of Marcellus shale fracking dump site
Tribune-Review
Around 100 residents from Plum and surrounding communities gathered in Plum Council's chambers Thursday to hear how a five-member panel answered questions about the injection well, which is used in the Marcellus shale fracking process. Panelists ...

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Fracking experts answering questions in Plum tonight - Tribune-Review

News Feed - September 21, 2017 - 11:54pm

Fracking experts answering questions in Plum tonight
Tribune-Review
A panel of five experts in the field of hydraulic fracturing -- a technique to extract oil and gas from rock by injecting high-pressure mixtures of water, sand or gravel and chemicals -- will field questions from area residents at a public forum ...

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Appeals Court Sidesteps Decision On US Fracking Regulations - CBS Local

News Feed - September 21, 2017 - 10:36pm

CBS Local

Appeals Court Sidesteps Decision On US Fracking Regulations
CBS Local
The 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Denver said it would be a waste of time to rule on the regulations, which govern hydraulic fracturing on federal lands, because the Trump administration has already begun the process of revoking them. The ...
Court dismisses lawsuit over Obama-era fracking rule | TheHillThe Hill
Appeals court throws out case on Obama fracking rule, citing Trump ...Washington Examiner
Court rules Obama administration did not overreach in fracking rule ...ThinkProgress
Common Dreams -KFYR-TV
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Federal appeals court in Denver overturns ruling on fracking - The Denver Post

News Feed - September 21, 2017 - 7:07pm

The Denver Post

Federal appeals court in Denver overturns ruling on fracking
The Denver Post
A federal appeals court in Denver on Thursday handed environmental groups what could be a short-lived victory, overturning a lower court that said the U.S. Bureau of Land Management exceeded its authority by issuing regulations on hydraulic fracturing ...
Court dismisses lawsuit over Obama-era fracking rule | TheHillThe Hill
Appeals court sidesteps decision on US fracking regulationsCasper Star-Tribune Online
Court rules Obama administration did not overreach in fracking ruleThinkProgress
Washington Examiner -Common Dreams
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Hundreds Of Vertical Oil Wells Damaged By Horizontal Fracking - OilPrice.com

News Feed - September 21, 2017 - 6:08pm

Hundreds Of Vertical Oil Wells Damaged By Horizontal Fracking
OilPrice.com
At least 450 conventional vertical wells in Oklahoma's Kingfisher County have been damaged by horizontal fracturing, the Oklahoma Energy Producers Alliance (OEPA) said in a study, The Oklahoman reports. OEPA, a group of Oklahoma oil and gas ...

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IPAA responds to dismissal of hydraulic fracturing rule case - WorldOil (subscription)

News Feed - September 21, 2017 - 5:04pm

IPAA responds to dismissal of hydraulic fracturing rule case
WorldOil (subscription)
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Independent Petroleum Association of America (IPAA) President and CEO Barry Russell issued a statement in response to a U.S. appeals court's dismissal of a hydraulic fracturing rule case. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth ...

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Notes from Underground: Fracking: The Source of the Problem - Government Accountability Project (blog)

News Feed - September 21, 2017 - 2:25pm

Notes from Underground: Fracking: The Source of the Problem
Government Accountability Project (blog)
While the practice of hydraulic fracturing can be traced back over 150 years, production grew exponentially starting around the year 2000, when demand – based on a desire for energy independence – met with technological advances, such as horizontal ...

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Far away from any witnesses, my small town is being poisoned by fracking waste - The Guardian

News Feed - September 21, 2017 - 6:01am

The Guardian

Far away from any witnesses, my small town is being poisoned by fracking waste
The Guardian
Far from the drill pads, far from the cities that profit from fracking, far from any city at all, the leftover wastewater is injected into the ground – my county's forgotten ground. These hills .... [with a ] very similar chemistry as the hydraulic ...

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West Texas Sand Mines Could Boost Region's Fracking Operations - Manufacturing.net

News Feed - September 20, 2017 - 2:47pm

West Texas Sand Mines Could Boost Region's Fracking Operations
Manufacturing.net
But those struggles could pave the way for more economical hydraulic fracturing operations in West Texas. In the wake of lower oil prices, The Wall Street Journal reports that fracking companies in the state's Permian Basin figured out how to use a ...

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Kirby Misperton fracking: Further arrests outside fracking site - BBC News

News Feed - September 20, 2017 - 2:11pm

BBC News

Kirby Misperton fracking: Further arrests outside fracking site
BBC News
Further arrests have been made during protests outside a shale gas fracking site in North Yorkshire. About 20 people had been moved from the site gates in Kirby Misperton before they sat down on the road at about 10:30 BST. A 53-year-old man, ...

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Lafayette's fracking angst reaches fever pitch in wake of new drilling plans - Boulder Daily Camera

News Feed - September 19, 2017 - 11:40pm

Lafayette's fracking angst reaches fever pitch in wake of new drilling plans
Boulder Daily Camera
In the months since a fatal Firestone house explosion, change at the level of government has left only frustration, fracking opponents say. Such defeats have left a bad taste in the mouths of fractivists, whose frustration has led them to rage against ...

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Anti-fracking suit seeks to block BLM oil drilling in Nevada - News3LV

News Feed - September 19, 2017 - 8:20pm

News3LV

Anti-fracking suit seeks to block BLM oil drilling in Nevada
News3LV
(AP) — Environmentalists have filed an anti-fracking lawsuit in Nevada to block an effort to expand oil and gas drilling on federal land. Two national conservation groups say the Bureau of Land Management is reversing course from policies it enacted ...

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North Carolina Fracking Panel's 1st Meeting Delayed - U.S. News & World Report

News Feed - September 19, 2017 - 6:56pm

WNCT

North Carolina Fracking Panel's 1st Meeting Delayed
U.S. News & World Report
Pat McCrory and GOP legislators were the driving forces behind new laws opening the door to oil and natural gas exploration, including hydraulic fracturing — also known as fracking. Womack, who supports fracking, was on a predecessor panel that helped ...
North Carolina fracking panel's first meeting delayedWNCT

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North Carolina fracking panel's 1st meeting delayed - Miami Herald

News Feed - September 19, 2017 - 6:54pm

WNCT

North Carolina fracking panel's 1st meeting delayed
Miami Herald
Pat McCrory and GOP legislators were the driving forces behind new laws opening the door to oil and natural gas exploration, including hydraulic fracturing — also known as fracking. Womack, who supports fracking, was on a predecessor panel that helped ...
North Carolina fracking panel's first meeting delayedWNCT

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North Carolina fracking panel's 1st meeting delayed - The Olympian

News Feed - September 19, 2017 - 6:54pm

North Carolina fracking panel's 1st meeting delayed
The Olympian
Pat McCrory and GOP legislators were the driving forces behind new laws opening the door to oil and natural gas exploration, including hydraulic fracturing — also known as fracking. Womack, who supports fracking, was on a predecessor panel that helped ...

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