All Articles on Fracking

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Republicans Suddenly Value Big Government as Cities Go Liberal
Party of small government aims to use 'preemption laws' against liberal cities enacting progressive legislation
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Why Working Locally Is the Key to Banning Fracking
Under the Trump administration, our local work to ban fracking is more important than ever.
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Feds Deny LNG Export Through Oregon – Developer Turns to Trump
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission ( FERC ) has conclusively rejected the only remaining US West Coast plan to ship liquefied natural gas (LNG) from Canada and the Rockies to Asia. On December 9, 2016, FERC commissioners announced that they had again voted unanimously, 3-0, to refuse federal...
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EPA Finally Concludes Fracking Pollutes Drinking Water
"We urge the EPA to take into account its own findings and address the urgent need to protect clean water from fracking's harms," says Environment America
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'Like An Arsonist Fighting Fires': Outrage Grows Over Trump's EPA Pick
Rep. Raúl Grijalva introduces earthquake prevention bill to call attention to fracking crisis in Pruitt's home state of Oklahoma
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3 Things Trump's EPA Nominee Scott Pruitt Has Actually Said About Climate Change
Donald Trump’s nomination of Scott Pruitt to lead the Environmental Protection Agency places people and the environment in the hands of a man who cares about neither.
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Oklahoma Earthquake Shows Fracking's Potential for "Serious Harm"
"We don't need a major earthquake that claims lives and costs millions in damage to tell us the rapid increase in fracking...is the cause"
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Oklahoma Rattled by Earthquake Near Pipeline Epicenter
Oklahoma has experienced thousands of earthquakes in recent years, which scientists have linked back to fracking and wastewater disposal
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A Colorado Ballot Measure Could Make it Nearly Impossible to Ban Fracking
Green groups hope to someday amend the Colorado constitution so communities can ban fracking. An industry-sponsored amendment on the state's Nov. 8 ballot could block that.
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'Major Win for Environment': Bill to Ban Fracking in Ireland Moves Forward
Bill approved by nation's House of Representatives as environmental advocates celebrate progress
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