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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]