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A Fracking-Driven Industrial Boom Renews Pollution Concerns in Pittsburgh - Yale E360
Once known as the Steel City, Pittsburgh is shedding its polluted past and embracing a rebirth built on health care, education, and technology. But the region’s surging fracking industry is attracting a $6 billion ethane plant and other petrochemical facilities, raising new pollution fears.
fracking  gsr  tripd  energy  foodwater  split 
march 2019 by bullfrogfilms
Fracking Increases Risk of Asthma, Birth Defects and Cancer - Rolling Stone
"Our examination…uncovered no evidence that fracking can be practiced in a manner that does not threaten human health," states a blistering 266-page report released today by Concerned Health Professionals of New York and the Nobel Peace Prize-winning group, Physicians for Social Responsibility.
fracking  energy  tripd  gsr  split  environment  foodwater 
march 2018 by bullfrogfilms
The village that took on the frackers | Environment | The Guardian
Documenting fracking protests in Kirby Misperton, photographer Gary Calton found a surprising mix of people uniting to protect Britain’s countryside
fracking  energy  split  gsr  tripd 
february 2018 by bullfrogfilms
Radium again found in Allegheny River and tributaries | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Sediment from the Allegheny River and two Indiana County creeks contain high levels of radioactivity downstream from where treated wastewater from conventional gas well drilling operations is discharged, according to a new study.
tripd  energy  split  fracking  gsr 
january 2018 by bullfrogfilms
Rover Pipeline Spills Another 150,000 Gallons of Drilling Fluid Into Ohio Wetlands
Energy Transfer Partners' troubled $4.2 billion Rover pipeline has spilled nearly 150,000 gallons of drilling fluid into wetlands near the Tuscarawas River in Stark County, Ohio—the same site where it released 2 million gallons in April.
tripd  divest  environment  wts  energy  split 
january 2018 by bullfrogfilms
Industrial Strength: How the U.S. Government Hid Fracking's Risks to Drinking Water | InsideClimate News
Winning these exemptions is at the heart of a successful strategy by the fossil fuel industry and its allies in Washington to limit environmental oversight of companies' operations. As a result, oil and gas drilling and production are exempt from laws regulating hazardous waste, chemical-laced runoff from well sites and toxic air pollution from well equipment.
tripd  fracking  split  gsr  energy  divest 
december 2017 by bullfrogfilms
Delaware River Basin Commission undecided on fracking policy - WFMZ
The Delaware River Basin Commission approved a resolution Wednesday giving its executive director the go-ahead to come up with revised drilling regulation. It could ban fracking completely. It could also include provisions allowing storage, treatment, and discharge of wastewater associated with fracking elsewhere.
fracking  split  gsr  tripd  howto  energy 
september 2017 by bullfrogfilms
DEP says Sunoco violated agreement on Mariner East 2 drilling | StateImpact Pennsylvania
Sunoco Pipeline violated a court-brokered agreement imposing new restrictions on drilling for its Mariner East 2 pipeline when it spilled drilling mud into at least three waterways, the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection said on Tuesday.
gsr  fracking  split  energy 
september 2017 by bullfrogfilms
Pipeline Payday: How Builders Win Big, Whether More Gas Is Needed or Not | InsideClimate News
Close corporate relationships between pipeline builders and gas buyers are allowing companies to reap higher profits while locking in emissions for years to come.
awake  energy  divest  fracking  split  gsr 
august 2017 by bullfrogfilms
How a Small Town Is Standing Up to Fracking - Rolling Stone
Grant Township, Pennsylvania, population 741, has became the front line of a radical new environmental movement – and they're not backing down
gsr  howto  split  fracking  energy  wts  fgf 
may 2017 by bullfrogfilms

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