Julia Conley, staff writer
"We have so much wind and wave power that it is retrograde in the extreme to lend any support to the fracking industry."
Jake Johnson, staff writer
"With the climate-denying Trump administration putting the the health of Big...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Rainbow over waterway in Brooklyn, New York
Court ruling "gives hope across the country for people facing the onslaught of...


Days after a report of “substantial gaps in oversight” at thousands of high-risk fracking wells, emergency officials announced a leak at Tioga, N.D.'s Ron Burgundy 3-23-14H fracking well, which is under a confidentiality agreement that protects its owners from having to tell the public what the hell is going on there. Alarmingly, 22% of North Dakota's 1,813 oil and gas wells have such “tight hole” status, probably because the state awards it to any operators who ask. What's most scary here:...