Category Archives: Hydrolic Fracturing

NY Times Exposes Dangers of Fracking

In what will surely be seen as a game changing moment in the battle against the dangers of fracking, the NY Times publishes a major exposé on gas industry practices.  Read it here

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DEC layoff memo gives dire forecast – The Green Blog – Environmental and Energy Issues – timesunion.com – Albany NY

But, we shouldn’t worry.  The gas companies will make sure that they do everything by the books…read this alarming news here 

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Fracking Chemicals Found In Well Water

The bad news continues for residents of Dimock, PA.  Read about it here.

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Help Stop Drilling in NY

Make sure the NY State Assembly does the right thing.  Make your voice heard here.

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After BP Spill, Senate Bill Includes New Regulation of Fracking

http://www.heatingoil.com/blog/senate-bill-that-responds-to-bp-spill-includes-new-regulation-of-hydrofracking-0803/

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Risks to NYC’s Water Supply Prompt Short-Term Ban on Gas Drilling

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/alison-rose-levy/risks-to-nycs-water-suppl_b_670110.html?ir=New%20York

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Winner Pushes for Drilling, Has Ties to Energy Industry

NY State senator George Winner who unsuccessfully tried to beat back a moratorium on upstate gas drilling stands to benefit if the project moves forward & has strong ties to the energy industry… the Daily News has learned. Continue reading

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