Internal EPA report highlights disputes over fracking and well water. An EPA staff report suggests methane from hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, contaminated wells near Dimock, Pa., but the agency says the water's safe to drink.
Paonia Nonprofit Starts Unusual Oil & Gas Air Pollution Study. Until we have a really good understanding of the pre-drilling and fracking, and the post-drilling and fracking, and how that might be changing what’s in the air, we won’t really be in a position to influence change.”
We’ve known CO2 traps heat since 1860. We had to deal with the fact that the CO2 coming out of enemy aircraft was confusing the heat-seeking missile because CO2 absorbs infrared radiation. So this is literally rocket science, if you want to think of it that way.
Delaware Riverkeeper Network, NJ Environmental Federation, & NJ Sierra Club settled their lawsuit against the Dept of Environmental Protection Agency, clearing the way for the agency to rule on whether a southern NJ nuclear plant is doing enough to prevent unnecessary fish kills. That will force the NJ DEP to take a position on whether the facility's cooling water intake structures must be upgraded to reduce fish kills, which are more than 3 billion fish a year.
A Ruptured Pipe Spilled Oil Upstream of the Amazon River