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New Study Confirms Likely Link Between Fracking And Earthquakes
Seismologists have determined that fracking can be linked to seismic activity in Ohio. Read more...
In Fracking Fight, A Worry About How Best To Measure Health Threats
How the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection handles fracking pollution complaints has worsened the already raw and angry divide between fearful residents and the state regulators Read more...
Anti-Fracking Activists Surround California Capitol
Thousands turned out to rally against fracking in California and called for Governor Brown to institute a statewide ban on the practice. Read more...
Exxon Mobil CEO Sues To Keep Fracking Away From His Backyard
Forbes: "Meet Rex Tillerson, the CEO of oil and gas superstar ExxonMobil Corporation—the largest natural gas producer in these United States of America—and a newly emerging giant in the world of exquisite hypocrisy." Read more...
Piggie Of The Week: The PA Dept Of Environmental Protection
With more snow than we've seen in years, PA is running out of road salt. But the state has a great idea to solve the problem... if by "great" you mean "simply awful". Read more...

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Exxon Mobil CEO Rex Tillerson On Local Fracking Project: NIMBY!
Dick Armey and his wife are the lead plaintiffs in the lawsuit to stop construction of a water tower that will supply water for a fracking site. Read more...
Fracked Up: New Study Links Birth Defects To Living Near Fracking Site
The report by the Colorado School of Public Health, released Jan. 28, gathered evidence from heavily drilled rural Colorado, which has among the highest densities of oil and gas wells in the U.S. Read more...
Lee Camp: Fracking Propaganda In Elementary Schools?
This is your Moment of Clarity #285... Read more...
States Confirm Hundreds Of  Water Contamination Cases From Fracking, Drilling
The pollution comes from both hydraulic fracturing (fracking) and conventional drilling methods to extract petroleum and natural gas. Read more...
Feds Issue Warning About North Dakota's Fracked Bakken Crude
"Crude oil doesn't explode like that," said Matthew Goitia, chief executive of Peaker Energy Group LLC, a Houston company that is developing crude-by-rail terminals. Read more...