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The American Petroleum Institute has produced a series of radio, print, video and web ads aimed in order to, "urge the Obama administration to keep the current ozone standards rather than ...
by earthyrobot
Comment Count 12 comments on Mon May 18, 2015 at 04:40 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
If you think the benefits of Fracking and US Domestic Fossil Fuel Drilling, in general - lowered gas prices, and maybe in the distant future less reliance on oil from the Middle East - outweigh the ...
by lizadeeza
Comment Count 5 comments on Sun May 17, 2015 at 02:51 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
cross-posted at annoyedomnivore.wordpress.com For two decades farmers in California’s Central Valley have been buying water from the Chevron Kern River oil field, which is ...
by Robocop
Comment Count 48 comments on Sat May 16, 2015 at 04:43 PM PDT with 59 Recommends
Californians Against Fracking just issued the following press release on a letter signed by 100 California officials calling on Governor Jerry Brown to halt the environmentally-destructive practice ...
by Dan Bacher
Comment Count 4 comments on Fri May 15, 2015 at 10:49 AM PDT with 23 Recommends
It’s not necessary to love a person to find some areas of agreement and common experiences: NSA spying victims, under-employment, unregulated Wall Street Banker caused recession, and our First ...
by The Reasonable Voice
Comment Count 1 comments on Wed May 13, 2015 at 04:22 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
Trees may be brown because of the seasons, not the air quality Researchers from Oregon have concluded that the air quality around fracking operations is bad.
by Walter Einenkel
Comment Count 14 comments on Wed May 13, 2015 at 10:46 AM PDT with 12 Recommends
Dear Readers: A conservation friend of mine asked me to take a look at a posting by Matt Heffner, the student of the Title, who was critical of the ESA, our federal Endangered Species Act. I've ...
by billofrights
Comment Count 19 comments on Sun May 10, 2015 at 08:29 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
Cross-Posted from DeSmogBlog A recent peer-reviewed study published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences has confirmed what many fracking critics have argued for years: hydraulic ...
by Steve Horn
Comment Count 4 comments on Sat May 09, 2015 at 10:35 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring issued an official advisory opinion on May 5 holding that Virginia localities have the right to prohibit hydraulic fracturing (or “fracking”) as part of ...
by Ivy Main
Comment Count 7 comments on Fri May 08, 2015 at 02:49 PM PDT with 21 Recommends
Southwest methane "hot spot" The methane hotspot reported by NASA this past October is getting science's ...
by Walter Einenkel
Comment Count 22 comments on Thu May 07, 2015 at 01:03 PM PDT with 38 Recommends
Put a conservative back in the White House and here is what we will do to take back this country for you, the people. This agenda will restore the proud dignity of our governmental institutions and ...
by Wilburhorse
Comment Count 2 comments on Wed May 06, 2015 at 10:42 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
Gas fracking has be estimated to release much more methane than previous gas industry claims. The worst offender for Methane releases in the US is probably the natural gas field in the Four Corners ...
by Lefty Coaster
Comment Count 13 comments on Tue May 05, 2015 at 04:18 PM PDT with 35 Recommends
What about this gas tank's rights???? Because it wouldn't be the Lone Star State if there weren't oil and natural gas dripping from the ...
by Walter Einenkel
Comment Count 27 comments on Tue May 05, 2015 at 03:43 PM PDT with 31 Recommends
Over the last decade, Pennsylvania has emerged as a powerhouse when it comes to drilling and pumping and making money off of natural gas— ...
by Walter Einenkel
Comment Count 8 comments on Tue May 05, 2015 at 12:52 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
I wrote a long response to an article over at Slashdot about the ridiculously overblown fracking industry PR response to the recent discovery of an instance of fracking chemical contamination in ...
by grumpynerd
Comment Count 10 comments on Tue May 05, 2015 at 10:48 AM PDT with 24 Recommends
Yummy! Mmmm, mmmm! Nothing like a nice, cold glass of chemicals to wet your whistle: An analysis of ...
by Jen Hayden
Comment Count 31 comments on Tue May 05, 2015 at 09:57 AM PDT with 27 Recommends
A lot of things about Beverly Hills billionaire Stewart Resnick, owner of Paramount Farms, and his wife, Lynda, are well-known. Environmentalists have castigated the Resnicks, the largest orchard ...
by Dan Bacher
Comment Count 11 comments on Mon May 04, 2015 at 07:55 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
by Pakalolo
Comment Count 11 comments on Mon May 04, 2015 at 01:11 PM PDT with 26 Recommends
I've been working on this Florida issue, so happy to spread the news that even in Florida with enough work and fantastic allies we can accomplish the almost impossible. How we did it was with ...
by VL Baker
Comment Count 4 comments on Fri May 01, 2015 at 07:09 AM PDT with 16 Recommends
A recent study published in the prestigious journal Science shows that the fragile ecosystems of the West have suffered extensive damage as a result of increased drilling for oil and gas. This ...
by Steven D
Comment Count 27 comments on Thu Apr 30, 2015 at 07:01 AM PDT with 15 Recommends