Secret Documents: US deal with EU for unchecked O&G exports

Leaked Trade Document Exposes Dangerous European Union Energy Proposal Environmental groups: proposal would be a disaster for the climate WASHINGTON, D.C. / BRUSSELS / BERLIN – A leaked European Union document published today by the Washington Post exposes the dangerous direction the trade … More

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Upcoming Advisory Commission Meeting July 11

Governor’s Marcellus Shale Advisory Commission to meet Friday July 11 in Frostburg The July 11 meeting of the Advisory Commission has been moved to Frostburg State University, Dunkle Building, Room 218.  Unlike at previous meetings, this meeting room does not have a … More

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Fracking and Public Health in MD and beyond

The health impacts of fracking are a hot topic these last couple of months.  Reports from Colorado (pdf), Pennsylvania (pdf) (press release), and now Maryland (research) have demonstrated that communities are still faced with more questions than answers when it comes … More

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Fracking Up Close

In late June, InsideClimate News reporter Lisa Song had the rare opportunity to tour several drilling and processing facilities and get an insider’s look at how exactly the gas is extracted and turned into fuel.  View Song’s annotated slide show: … More

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