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August and September 2017 Resilience Events

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 […]

Book Review: Frackopoly: The Battle For The Future Of Energy And The Environment

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 […]

Health Dangers of Fracking Revealed in Johns Hopkins Study

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 […]

New Report:

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 […]

Hundreds of Offshore Fracking Wells Dump Billions of Gallons of Oil Waste Into Gulf

Oil Change International

By Andy Rowell

As the U.S. shale industry comes under increasing scrutiny for its environmental and health impact, it has emerged that the U.S. has approved fracking offshore leading to billions of gallons of wastewater to be dumped at sea.

The Center for Biological Diversity has released federal documents that reveal […]

Duke Study: Rivers Contaminated With Radium and Lead From Thousands of Fracking Wastewater Spills

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 […]

GASWORK, The Fight for C.J.’s Law

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 […]

Fracked Gas is Worse than Coal

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 […]

Sane Energy Project’s Interactive Fracked-gas Infrastructure Map

At the Ithaca, New York stop of The Solutions Grassroots Tour: “A Solar Home Companion” local organizer, Stephanie Redmond, asked a very important question of Josh Fox, who had filmed the documentary, Gasland.She wanted to know when he was going to join the Seneca Lake Defenders and get arrested protesting fracked-gas storage in salt […]

Victory! Pipeline Expansion Halted!

 

Tuesday, after a nearly three year fight to stop the Addison County fracked gas pipeline, Vermont Gas Systems announced it will not proceed with its proposal to build Phase 2 of the pipeline expansion.

We’ve known all along that this pipeline was a bad investment for Vermont’s energy future. I’m glad […]