Fracking

Jake Johnson, staff writer
"Colorado Amendment 74, pushed by the fossil fuel industry, seems to be one of the most dangerous propositions in the country," declared Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders
Julia Conley, staff writer
"There's nothing 'crazy' about opposing fossil fuels. To the contrary, given...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Anti-fracking demonstrators
"We desperately need to keep these dirty fossil fuels in the ground. But Trump...

Further

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:...