While the governors of northeastern states meet with the premiers of the eastern Canadian provinces in a conference sponsored by big energy corporations in Stowe, community activists and experts will discuss the perils fracked gas pipelines, mega-dams and their associated long-distance transmission lines, nuclear power, biofuels, tar sands and other false climate solutions, and propose […]
As a founding member of Stop NY Fracked Gas Pipeline, I am greatly concerned about Governor Cuomo’s proposal for a new fracked gas power plant to be built in the Sheridan Hollow neighborhood of Albany.
Although the governor banned fracking in New York State due to the health hazards of fracked gas, he continues to […]
Please attend a public forum about fracked gas, health problems and environmental racism from the proposed Sheridan Hollow power plant. The event will be at the First United Methodist Church, 1 Gilligan Road, East Greenbush on Monday, June 25 at 6:30 pm.
Featured speakers include Merton Simpson, Albany County Legislator of Sheridan Hollow […]
Three Events You Should Know About:
No-Pipeline-Here Rally | 8/12 @ 12:00 PM – Lebanon, N H Hartford, VT Resilience Week | 8/18 – 8/25 Deep Change 2017 Conference | 9/16 – 9/17
No Pipeline Here Rally, Saturday, August 12th
On the Green in Lebanon, NH Noon till 2:30 PM Stop the fracked […]
By Wenonah Hauter
The New Press, June 2016, 346 pages, $27.95
Book review by Tammy Reiss
Every registered American voter should read Frackopoly because nothing scares corrupt corporations, lobbyists, and politicians more than a well-informed voter. Frackopoly is full of fearlessly exposed history and detailed information. It can enlighten any […]
From EcoWatch http://www.ecowatch.com/health-dangers-fracking-1986527671.html
A new study out today from Johns Hopkins in Environmental Health Perspectives revealed associations between fracking and various health symptoms including nasal and sinus problems, migraines and fatigue in Pennsylvanians living near areas of natural gas development. The study suggests that residents with the highest exposure to active fracking wells are nearly […]
19 Proposed Fracking Pipelines Would Push Us Past Point of No Return, Report Finds
by Lorraine Chow
The U.S. will burst through its emission-reduction target under the Paris climate agreementif the 19 natural gas pipelines proposed in the Appalachian Basin come to fruition, according to a new study.
The report, A Bridge Too […]
Sharon Kelly, DeSmogBlog | May 9, 2016
Thousands of oil and gas industry wastewater spills in North Dakota have caused “widespread” contamination from radioactive materials, heavy metals and corrosive salts, putting the health of people and wildlife at risk, researchers from Duke University concluded in a newly released peer-reviewed study
Some rivers and […]
From Josh Fox, Director of “Gasland,” comes GASWORK, The Fight for C.J.’s Law
Josh will be on MSNBC’s All In with Chris Hayes on October 2.
We are excited to share our new short film with you today. GASWORK, The Fight for C.J.’s Law investigates deadly working conditions […]
Josh Fox and Lee Zeische were arrested protesting fracked gas storage in salt caverns under Seneca Lake. Photo courtesy of ‘We Are Seneca Lake.’
By Josh Fox and Lee Ziesche
A duplicitous and dangerous shift in energy is unfolding across our country. As part of the Obama Administration’s climate plan, coal-fired power […]