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This is just fracking by another name - The Guardian

News Feed - March 21, 2018 - 1:37pm

The Guardian

This is just fracking by another name
The Guardian
Kathryn McWhirter. 'To the public, media and planners it makes oil wells seem a more minor issue. But the industry's plans are major.' Photograph: Martin Godwin for the Guardian. The threat that you refer to (National parks land faces new oil threat ...
Oil Industry Spread 'Alternative Facts' - The Dowse, 25/3Scoop.co.nz (press release)

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Seneca Nation, state officials to speak out against fracking waste facility - Olean Times Herald

News Feed - March 21, 2018 - 11:50am

Olean Times Herald

Seneca Nation, state officials to speak out against fracking waste facility
Olean Times Herald
SALAMANCA (AP) — The Seneca Nation of Indians is speaking out against a proposal for a wastewater treatment project on the Allegheny River. The president of the Nation, Todd Gates, is scheduled to detail his concerns at a news conference with elected ...
Seneca Nation Opposing Wastewater Discharges In RiverWIBX AM 950

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CSU student arrested for protesting fracking near Greeley middle ... - Rocky Mountain Collegian

News Feed - March 21, 2018 - 9:02am

Rocky Mountain Collegian

CSU student arrested for protesting fracking near Greeley middle ...
Rocky Mountain Collegian
Cullen Lobe, a journalism and environmental affairs transfer student at CSU, was arrested March 8th for chaining himself to a front end loader at the Extraction construction site in Greeley to protest the Well Pad to be made near Bella Romero Academy.

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The Guy Who Came Up With Fracking Probably Deserves A Nobel Peace Prize - The Federalist

News Feed - March 21, 2018 - 6:48am

The Federalist

The Guy Who Came Up With Fracking Probably Deserves A Nobel Peace Prize
The Federalist
Without Mitchell and the fracking revolution, it is unlikely that these developments would have taken place or even being imagined. In foreign policy terms this is a prime example of “leading by example at home.” When a country abstains from regulating ...

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Physician Groups Publish "One-Stop Shop" for Fracking Science - Public News Service

News Feed - March 21, 2018 - 3:09am

Public News Service

Physician Groups Publish "One-Stop Shop" for Fracking Science
Public News Service
More than 17 million people live within a mile of an active oil or gas well, including more than 2 million children and elderly people - groups especially vulnerable to air pollution and contaminated water. (Joshua Doubek/Wikimedia Commons). March 21 ...

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Anti-fracking group's attorney sends letter to Lafayette over possible legal action - Colorado Hometown Weekly

News Feed - March 20, 2018 - 11:48pm

Anti-fracking group's attorney sends letter to Lafayette over possible legal action
Colorado Hometown Weekly
An attorney for the anti-fracking group East Boulder County United has sent a letter to the city of Lafayette suggesting possible legal action regarding the city's Climate Bill of Rights that was passed last year, albeit without a provision that would ...

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Study Finds Hormone-Disrupting Chemicals Near Fracking Wells - West Virginia Public Broadcasting

News Feed - March 20, 2018 - 9:15pm

West Virginia Public Broadcasting

Study Finds Hormone-Disrupting Chemicals Near Fracking Wells
West Virginia Public Broadcasting
Researchers reviewed more than 4,000 peer-reviewed papers. In total, they found 48 air sampling studies were conducted between 2003 and 2016. Texas' Barnett Shale formation was studied the most. The Marcellus Shale formation in the Ohio Valley, was the ...

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Proposed Norwalk fracking ban moves to public hearing - Greenwich Time

News Feed - March 20, 2018 - 9:12pm

Proposed Norwalk fracking ban moves to public hearing
Greenwich Time
NORWALK — The Ordinance Committee voted to hold a public hearing about proposed regulations banning fracking waste from being stored, processed or used in any products within Norwalk. The hearing will take place in City Hall on April 17 at 7 p.m.. If ...

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Lafayette elementary school sees tensions over fracking - Boulder Daily Camera

News Feed - March 20, 2018 - 8:20pm

Lafayette elementary school sees tensions over fracking
Boulder Daily Camera
In recent days, however, Principal Guillermo Medina sent an email that school community members in opposition to fracking see as an effort to quash their activities. "Guillermo's an incredible leader. He has been extremely supportive of the kids, in ...

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Could A Fracking Byproduct Help Defrost Roads? Ohio Legislators Think So - WOSU

News Feed - March 20, 2018 - 3:25pm

WOSU

Could A Fracking Byproduct Help Defrost Roads? Ohio Legislators Think So
WOSU
HB 393, which was introduced in October, would allow for the sale of fracking brine for surface applications, like deicing roadways during Ohio's slick winters. The bipartisan bill is co-sponsored by Republican state Rep. Anthony Devitis and Democrat ...

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City Declares A Frack-Out - New Haven Independent

News Feed - March 20, 2018 - 1:17pm

City Declares A Frack-Out
New Haven Independent
That's because on Monday night, the Board of Alders voted to amend the city Code of Ordinances to include language that prohibits the introduction, storage or use of any liquid or solid waste that results from the natural gas and oil extraction method ...

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Democratic Lawmaker Proposes Fracking Ban For Public Parks - WOSU

News Feed - March 20, 2018 - 7:56am

WOSU

Democratic Lawmaker Proposes Fracking Ban For Public Parks
WOSU
“We've got to have little spots of land in the state of Ohio that don't have to be subjected to fracking," Leland said. "We can run an economy, we can get our energy needs in the state of Ohio and still preserve the state parks and nature preserves for ...

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Ohio Democratic Lawmaker Proposes a Ban on Fracking in State ... - WKSU News

News Feed - March 19, 2018 - 5:44pm

WKSU News

Ohio Democratic Lawmaker Proposes a Ban on Fracking in State ...
WKSU News
A central Ohio lawmaker is seeking a ban on fracking in certain parts of the state. The proposal comes as a commission that regulates this types of.

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Lafayette may again consider legalizing anti-fracking civil disobedience - Boulder Daily Camera

News Feed - March 19, 2018 - 4:44pm

Lafayette may again consider legalizing anti-fracking civil disobedience
Boulder Daily Camera
The amendment is being heralded by Councilwoman Merrily Mazza, a frequent voice of dissent toward any oil and gas regulatory efforts, and if approved, it would reinstate a clause legalizing civil disobedience and direct-action protest in the face of ...

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Fracking: More harm than good? - San Diego Entertainer Magazine

News Feed - March 19, 2018 - 1:52pm

San Diego Entertainer Magazine

Fracking: More harm than good?
San Diego Entertainer Magazine
Fracking has been in the news for the past decade or so, causing controversy between those who feel it is detrimental and damaging to the environment, and those who see it as untapped potential in recovering gas and oil. So what is fracking? Fracking ...

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Solaris Oilfield Infrastructure: A Favorite in Fracking - Equities.com

News Feed - March 19, 2018 - 10:04am

Equities.com

Solaris Oilfield Infrastructure: A Favorite in Fracking
Equities.com
Solaris Oilfield Infrastructure (SOI) makes and supplies portable silo systems that can be delivered on a truck to an oil/gas well site and raised into a vertical position in sets of three silos, explains small cap expert Tom Bishop, editor of BI ...

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Colorado attorney general candidates talk sanctuary cities, fracking bans - Rocky Mountain Collegian

News Feed - March 19, 2018 - 9:01am

Colorado attorney general candidates talk sanctuary cities, fracking bans
Rocky Mountain Collegian
Four state attorney general candidates participated in Sunday's Attorney General Candidate Forum, answering questions about issues including local fracking laws and sanctuary cities. The attorney general of the state is the head of the Department of ...

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Facts on fracking | AspenTimes.com - Aspen Times

News Feed - March 18, 2018 - 7:26pm

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Facts on fracking | AspenTimes.com
Aspen Times
We've all seen the television ads that tell us fracking is safe. Whatever happened to truth in advertising?The chemicals used in fracking vary. A power point by the Physicians.
Fracking Report Finds Unacceptable Risks - bctv.org - Community ...bctv.org

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At Allegheny River's headwaters, treatment plant for fracking ... - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

News Feed - March 18, 2018 - 3:34pm

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

At Allegheny River's headwaters, treatment plant for fracking ...
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Editor's note: This story has been updated to clarify a paragraph that was unclear about the timeframe for discharges of shale drilling wastewater at treatment plants, which hasn't taken place since 2011. COUDERSPORT, Pa. — The Allegheny River begins ...

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Colombia's Fracking Dilemma - OilPrice.com

News Feed - March 17, 2018 - 11:02am

Colombia's Fracking Dilemma
OilPrice.com
One Yale University forum provides a global platform for multiple perspectives and analyses of the environmental and social impacts of fracking. On the pro-fracking front, many experts champion fracking for job creation and meeting energy demands. On ...

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