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Green groups say it's high time for Dems to condemn fracking

This story was originally published by Mother Jones and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration.

The Senate soon could be considering legislation to modernize the nation’s energy policy. 1,347 more words

Climate & Energy

Activists To Oil And Gas Commission: 'You Have Blood On Your Hands'

DENVER (CBS4) – Activists packed an oil and gas meeting at a downtown Denver office building on Monday morning and loudly sent a message that they want the state to stop issuing permits for fracking. 322 more words


FracFocus.org's New CSV Files: Authored program to combine the various CSVs into one CSV

I have authored a Python 3.6 program that extracts the various CSV files from within FracFocus.org’s new CSV compressed archive and then combines them into one CSV file in the order, based on date-time, that they were generated by FracFocus. 45 more words


Providence Resolution to Block Sale of Water to Invenergy: City Council Vote TONIGHT

From RI Future:

Providence City Councilor Seth Yurdin(Ward 1) wants the city to fight the sale of Providence water to Invenergy, the company that wants to build a $1 billion fracked gas and diesel oil burning power plant in 

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Fracking: Water Stress in Appalacia

Well water usage in hydraulic fracturing for natural gas in the Appalacian Basin using data from fracfocus.org overlaid on the drought conditions from 2000-2017.


UK Cuadrilla fracking protests turn violent

Anti-fracking protesters at the Cuadrilla drilling site near Blackpoole, Lancashire are violently clashing with police and using other means to disrupt the energy firm employee’s work. 282 more words

Fossil Fuels

What's happening this week? 24-30 July 2017

In this week’s listings:
  • Two exhibitions about fracking in Barlborough, Derbyshire;
  • Frack Free Carnival outside Cuadrilla’s Preston New Road shale gas site;
  • Direct action training;
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