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Was a UK anti-fracking protester struck by an approaching vehicle?

An anti-fracking protester at Little Plumpton, Lancs in England where fracking company Cuadrilla is conducting work claims he was run over by a truck while… 324 more words

Fossil Fuels

After Dismal 2016, Shale Gas Drillers Begin To Turn A Corner

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) – Pennsylvania’s moribund drilling industry, which has struggled with persistently low prices and a dearth of infrastructure to get its product to market, is showing signs of life. 571 more words


Myths About Fracking

John Stossel examines and answers the myths, lies and downright stupid claims made about hydraulic fracturing (a.k.a. fracking). He also points out why fracking is great for the environment.


Study: Hydraulic fracturing (fracking) rarely linked to felt seismic tremors — Watts Up With That?

From the UNIVERSITY OF ALBERTA, another political tool of the left bites the dust. Researchers find only one hydrocarbon-producing area where production is linked to increased seismic activities at the regional scale EDMONTON (June 26, 2017)–New research suggests hydraulic fracturing and saltwater disposal has limited impact on seismic events. 21 more words

Climate Matters

Environmentalists bring PA closer to financial ruin

Another so-called legal win for environmentalists, this time in the state of Pennsylvania. There greens were able to successfully have the state’s highest court rule… 432 more words


Josh Fox could be sent to hug ISIS

Back in April, journalist and movie producer Phelim McCaleer started a new campaign to send film maker and anti-fracking activist Josh Fox to hug the group ISIS. 73 more words