Tagged Water

NRDC Study Finds No Groundwater Contamination from Fracking in WV

MDN has previously chronicled bought-and-paid-for research done by Duke University’s Avner Vengosh, professor of geochemistry and water quality at Duke University’s Nicholas School of the Environment (see Duke Hit Piece on Shale Water Usage from Same Park-Sponsored Prof and Latest Case of Duke U Bought & Paid “Research” by Park Foundation). Here’s how it works:…

Cuomo Calls Pipelines Safe Yet Keeps New York in the Cold

Institute for Energy Research …. ….   Governor Cuomo continues to fight pipeline construction in New York State, even after viewing them as safe, seems he cares more about his political career. New York Governor Cuomo claims that he supports pipeline infrastructure, commenting that pipelines are viewed as the least hazardous method of moving a…

Solar Energy or Real Energy That Will Make a Difference?

Steven Lyazi College student – Kampala, Uganda …. ….   Steven Lyazi points out solar energy is much better than the open fires Africans currently rely upon but too many activists imagine this is enough; it’s not. Solar technology in Africa, including my country of Uganda, would bring good news to millions of people who…

Why Every State Should Care About the DRBC Lawsuit

Tom Shepstone Natural Gas NOW … …  The DRBC lawsuit now before the 3rd Circuit Court of Appeals will decide if states surrender their sovereignty to bureaucracies when they enter compacts. Late last month, I reported here on the status of the DRBC lawsuit, which, following some blistering observations from the district court judge about…

Anti-Fracking Activists ‘March on Science’; EID Compiles Peer-Reviewed Research on Fracking and Health

With anti-fossil fuel activists across the country set to celebrate Earth Day by “marching for science,” Energy In Depth released a new compendium and a new health microsite highlighting peer-reviewed research and studies by government agencies examining the health impacts of fracking. Sponsors and partners of the march include anti-fracking groups, such as 350.org, Center for…

Fracking Bolsters the American Economy

Robert Bradley, Jr. Founder and CEO of the Institute for Energy Research. … …   Robert Bradley explains the practice of hydraulic fracturing is not only safe but is actually helping to bolster the American economy. Our friends at Institute for Energy Research shared this guest post with us, which was written by their founder and CEO, Robert Bradley,…

The American Rivers “Most Endangered” Scam

Tom Shepstone Shepstone Management Company, Inc. … …   American Rivers, an organization funded by America’s elite with a lot of help from taxpayers, runs a “Most Endangered River” scam that is a complete joke. National Geographic, which is anything but the non-political image it cultivates, just helped promote one of the stupid pet tricks of…

Select Energy Services Launches IPO, Hopes to Raise $159-$190M

Select Energy Services, headquartered in Gainesville, Texas, offers water solutions, accommodations and rentals, and wellsite completion and construction services in every major shale play in the U.S., including the Marcellus/Utica. Founded in 2008, Select has a regional office in Washington, PA. Company-wide, Select employs almost 2,000 people. The last (and only) time we’ve covered Select…

Walter Hang Celebrates and Profits as Upstate Dies

Victor Furman Upstate New York Landowner Shale Gas Activist …. ….   Walter Hang appeared on the Bob Joseph Show this past Friday to celebrate Andrew Cuomo’s attempts to starve Upstate New York of both gas and gas drilling. This past Friday, I had the distinct privilege of listening to Walter Hang on WNBF 1290….

The End of Fracking But for the Shouting?

Nick Grealy Administrator of NoHotAir/ReImagineGas Blog …. …. Nick Grealy explains why we should stop using the fracking word and simply call it natural gas; to concentrate on the product not the process. This may not be the last post at No Hot Air, but it will be close enough. Within the next few weeks I’ll be…

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