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February's Las Vegas Democratic debate saw the discussion of an idea with dangerous implications: that cracking down on methane emissions from fracking can turn natural...

Mar 5, 2020 Blog Post

Concern about the Trump administration's proposed rollback of methane rules shouldn’t distract us from the fundamental, ugly truth about natural gas: Even if it were...

Aug 29, 2019 Blog Post

Last month the city of Berkeley, California, banned natural gas infrastructure from new buildings. The most obvious reason for the ordinance is enough to justify...

Aug 19, 2019 Blog Post
Toxic Threats to Our Rivers, Lakes, and Streams

Our lakes, rivers, streams and creeks provide us with water to drink, give character to our most beautiful natural places, and give us places to...

Feb 7, 2019 Report

Even when drilling companies follow all the rules, fracking is a dirty and dangerous activity. Yet drilling companies also regularly violate laws and regulations...

Mar 28, 2017 Blog Post

Earthquakes are becoming a great risk to the people of Oklahoma, Texas and Ohio, and evidence points to the disposal of fracking wastewater.

Sep 12, 2016 Blog Post

Trying to answer the question "If you are so worried about global warming, why are you opposed to fracking to increase natural gas production?" led...

Jul 28, 2016 Blog Post

Now is the time for states like Pennsylvania to set in place strong bonding requirements to ensure that money is available for environmental cleanup and...

Jul 13, 2016 Blog Post

For operators like Range Resources, which operates more than 1,000 wells in Pennsylvania, the blanket bonding requirement equates to roughly $600 per well.

Jun 29, 2016 Blog Post

Unplugged wells threaten to pollute drinking water and can leak the potent greenhouse gas methane, endangering communities both local and global.

Jun 23, 2016 Blog Post