Suit Claims Landowners’ Injuries From Blast Due to Fracking

Sep 6th, 2015 | By admin
A fracking operation in southwestern Pennsylvania

Angela Neville, Texas Lawyer September 4, 2015 From fracking to fireball—that is the accusation being made by the plaintiff Cody Murray and members of his family, who were injured in a severe water well explosion in August 2014 that left them with severe burns. Murray and his family have filed a lawsuit in the 95th
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Feds requesting public input regarding proposed expansion of natural gas pipeline in Massachusetts

Jul 3rd, 2015 | By admin

By Fred Contrada | Email the author | Follow on Twitter on July 02, 2015 at 12:00 PM Those with concerns about the environmental impact of the Tennessee Gas Pipeline might want to mark July 29 on their calendars. The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has scheduled a public hearing at Greenfield Middle School on Davis Street then
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GUEST COLUMN: Why sportsmen support fracking

May 27th, 2015 | By admin

Corey Cogdell-Unrein • Published: May 24, 2015 •  5 Trapshooting was my first love. More than just crushing my target, I lived for that millisecond when the explosion of gunpowder swirled amidst the clear blue skies – a speck in Mother Nature’s omnipotent beauty. The great outdoors are my escape – my second home. It’s a feeling unique to
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Questions mount after gas well leak, evacuations

Apr 20th, 2015 | By admin
Vantage Energy operates the natural gas drilling site on the grounds of Lake Arlington Baptist Church. (Photo: WFAA)

ARLINGTON — New concerns are being raised over a natural gas well site that had to be capped over the weekend along Little Road in southwest Arlington. More than 100 residents living near the drilling operation on the grounds of Lake Arlington Baptist Church were evacuated after Vantage Energy crews noticed natural gas was pushing
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More Civil Disobedience Expected Against Local Natural-Gas Pipeline Project

Mar 11th, 2015 | By admin
Anya Klepacki, left, Claire Sowa, middle, and Nelli Routsalainen of Stop the West Roxbury Lateral Pipeline outside the Rhode Island Statehouse during a March 6 protest. (Tim Faulkner/ecoRI News)

By TIM FAULKER/ecoRI News staff PROVIDENCE — The banner held by climate activists outside the Statehouse on March 6 read: “Expect Resistance.” And it might be a sign of things to come. Of the 16 protesters, nine were from Massachusetts and several were involved in recent high-profile protests in the Boston area, protests that were
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New York’s Natural Gas Fight

Mar 11th, 2015 | By admin

Southern Towns are Threatening Secession By Alex Martinelli Monday, March 9th, 2015 In 1764, King George ended a longstanding dispute between the colonies of Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and New York. He proclaimed that the area now known as Vermont belonged to the New York colony, ever increasing his role in colonial affairs (a problem that would
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Federal Agency Approves Algonquin Pipeline Expansion

Mar 3rd, 2015 | By admin

by Tom Auchterlonie WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. — The controversial Algonquin Pipeline expansion proposal has received approval from a federal agency that conducted an environmental review for the project. The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) issued its approval decision on Tuesday with details presentation in a 66-page document that included expansions for the conclusion. The proposal is from Spectra Energy.
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Pennsylvania governor proposes new tax on natural gas extraction

Feb 13th, 2015 | By admin

BY HILARY RUSS NEW YORK Wed Feb 11, 2015 12:35pm EST Pennsylvania’s governor, Democrat Tom Wolf, arrives at his ”Let’s Get Started” celebration at Hershey Lodge, January 20, 2015. CREDIT: REUTERS/MARK MAKELA (Reuters) – Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf on Wednesday proposed a new 5 percent severance tax on the state’s boomingnatural gas extraction industry, a turnabout from
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True Cause Of Fracking Leaks Found – Industry Breathes A Sigh Of Relief

Sep 22nd, 2014 | By admin

By Brian Westenhaus | Wed, 17 September 2014 19:19 | An Ohio State University led study has pinpointed the likely source of most natural gas contamination in drinking-water wells associated with hydraulic fracturing as the walls of the gas well and their well casing seal to the ground. It’s not the source many people may have
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New anti-fracking TV spot unveiled

Sep 22nd, 2014 | By admin
Sandra Steingraber of New Yorkers Against Fracking raises health concerns about hydro fracking during a news conference Wednesday morning, Jan. 30, 2013, at the Legislative Office Building in Albany, N.Y. (John Carl D'Annibale / Times Union)

New York groups focus on woes affecting Pennsylvania residents By Casey Seiler 6:08 pm, Sunday, September 21, 2014 ALBANY — A coalition of groups opposed to New York’s implementation of the controversial natural gas drilling technique known as hydrofracking brought in Pennsylvania residents Wednesday to share their allegations of health and environmental damage resulting from the process. The
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