Tagged Water

Why Are Fractivists Ignoring Solar Panel Wastes?

Institute for Energy Research …. ….   As government massively subsidizes solar energy, no one, especially not fractivists, is paying any attention to solar panel waste issues, which are serious. Solar panel waste will become a major issue in the coming decades as old solar panels reach the ends of their useful lifespans and require…

Court Kicks Constitution Pipeline and Case Down Road

Tom Shepstone Shepstone Management Company, Inc.   The Second Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled on the Constitution Pipeline, kicking Williams in the gut on part of it and kicking part of it down the road. A three-judge panel of the Second Circuit Court of Appeals in New York City composed of Carter, G.W. Bush and…

The Legal Dance Between States and FERC in Pipeline Approvals

MDN has enthusiastically covered the story of Millennium Pipeline’s challenge of the New York Dept. of Environmental Conservation’s (DEC) refusal to (so far) grant a federal Clean Water Act stream crossing permit for a short, 7.8-mile pipeline from Millennium to natgas-fired electric plant currently under construction in Orange County, NY. States are given a year…

Hard Lesson: Some in Pipeline Industry Play Into Enemy Hands

Daniel B. Markind, Esq. Weir and Partners, LLP   The pipeline industry has received a hard lesson about how not to play into the hands of its most vicious enemies who saw opportunity and grasped it. Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, a modern day Dante, seems intent on inflicting on his people ever deeper stages of…

Dimock Fractivists Do Weapons Grade Deflection and Obfuscation

Tom Shepstone Natural Gas NOW … …  Unbelievable as it may be, fractivists are trying to pull their Dimock tale out of the dustbin of history by defending a “weapons Grade” uranium charge. It’s time to do one of those “you can’t make this stuff up” stories. This one, predictably has to do with Dimock,…

Microgrid Power Plants Powered by Natural Gas Spreading

Jim Willis Editor & Publisher, Marcellus Drilling News (MDN) … …  Microgrid power plants powered by natural gas are the new and upcoming thing. They’re even coming to Philadelphia, home of the William Penn Foundation. We’re starting to see more and more news about natural gas-fired microgrids, used for “peaking”. Microgrids are small electric generating plants, most…

Marcellus & Utica Shale Story Links: Fri, Aug 11, 2017

The “best of the rest” – stories that caught MDN’s eye that you may be interested in reading. In today’s lineup: Will shareholders vote ‘yes’ on EQT/Rice merger?; no drilling mud reached Canton, OH water supply; Utica Shale counties show highest income growth in OH; Bowling Green charter amendment to ban fossil fuel infrastructure in trouble; judge tells…

Will FERC Make the Constitution Pipeline Finally Happen?

Jim Willis Editor & Publisher, Marcellus Drilling News (MDN) … …  Recent rumblings from Williams suggests there’s still lots of life left in the Constitution Pipeline, especially now that a FERC quorum has been restored. The New York Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) caved to corrupt political pressure from Andrew Cuomo in April, 2016 and denied the…

PA DEP to Hold Final Atlantic Sunrise Hearing, Antis Plan Walkout

For those of us who have long supported the Williams Atlantic Sunrise Pipeline project, it seems like it has taken FOREVER for the Pennsylvania Dept. of Environmental Protection (DEP) to issue final water and air permits for the pipeline. Atlantic Sunrise is a $3 billion, 198-mile natural gas pipeline project, most of which will get…

Upstate New York Dying as Antis Hold Up Pipelines

Richard Downey Unatego Area Landowners Association           As the debate continues over the DEC approving natural gas pipelines, the people in Upstate New York are being squeezed out and forced to move. Last week’s Monticello DEC hearing on a 7.8 mile Millennium Pipeline loop with a compressor station and upgrades drew the…

Shale Gas News – August 5, 2017

Bill desRosiers External Affairs Coordinator, Cabot Oil & Gas   The Shale Gas News, heard every Saturday at 10 AM on 94.3 FM and 1510 AM, talked about virtual pipelines, air quality, New York City and much more last week. Every Saturday Rusty Fender and I host a morning radio show to discuss all things natural…

Two States, Two Pipeline Projects, Two Worlds Apart

Jim Willis Editor & Publisher, Marcellus Drilling News (MDN) … …  The progress and impending conclusions of two pipeline projects in New York and Pennsylvania have been monitored by Marcellus Drilling News with big reveals. New York’s corrupted Dept. of Environmental Conservation (DEC) is running scared. For 19 months the DEC has intentionally delayed granting a tiny,…

© 2014 RenewaNews