Tag Archives: Marcellus Shale

When a Rig Moves In Next Door

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/11/07/business/energy-environment/07frack.html?_r=1&scp=2&sq=fracking&st=cse

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Mark Ruffalo and Rachel Maddow on the Frack Threat to Our Water

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/alison-rose-levy/mark-ruffallo-and-rachel-_b_750508.html

Posted in Catskill, Chemicals, Contamination, Delaware River Basin, Environmental violations, EPA, Flowback water, Fracking, Hydraulic Fracturing, Marcellus Shale, Methane, Moratorium NY State, New York State, Poisons, Produced Water, Safe Water Drinking Act, Special interests, spilled fracturing fluid, Toxicity, Upper Delaware Council (UDC), Wastewater tanks or pits | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Fracking Chemicals Found In Well Water

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

Posted in Cabot Oil & Gas, Chemicals, Contamination, Dimock, Environmental violations, Fracking, Fracking Fluid, Gas Drilling, Hydraulic Fracturing, Hydrolic Fracturing, Marcellus Shale, Pennsylvania, Poisons, spilled fracturing fluid | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Wayne county, PA: Chesapeake shows its true color & sues a county official

Golden’s office has handled about 8,100 gas drilling leases over the past four years, about 5,100 of them are Chesapeake leases.

Chesapeake says Golden prevented the company from lumping 713 leases together in a single document that contains only one property owner’s name and the identification number of the parcel. It also says her office would not record a deed that did not contain the middle initial of the lesser and did not contain the notary stamp in the proper place on the document.
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As stakes rise in NY Gas drilling fight, groups band together to educate public: New billboard, campaign come as federal hearing on drilling postponed due to crowd concerns

http://yubanet.com/usa/As-Stakes-Rise-in-New-York-Gas-Drilling-Fight-Groups-Band-Together-to-Educate-Public.php

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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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