Seneca Nation seeks to destroy their reputation

The Olean Times Herald reports that the Seneca Indian tribe is petitioning the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) to not issue permits for a water quality management and discharge plant to be built and operated by Epiphany Alleghany, LLC at the base of Allegheny River in Potter County, Pennsylvania. The tribe alleges that the…

Fracking Does Not Cause Breast Cancer

The UK Daily Mail has published a harrowing article citing research conducted by scientists at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst suggesting that hydraulic fracturing (aka fracking) can cause breast cancer. Pregnant mice were exposed to one of four doses of chemicals commonly used in fracking that were mixed in to water the mice drank.…

COP23 Climate Protesters harass CA Governor

California Governor Jerry Brown scolded protesters at a recent UN climate summit in Bonn. Germany. During a conference event, Brown delivered a speech in which he was interrupted by environmentalists demanding he keep coal and oil in the ground along with chanting carbon trading is no solution. Brown then shot back saying: Let’s put you…

The Next Shale Revolution

Over the past twenty years, the incredible rise of increased use of oil and gas shales has radically changed the U.S. energy prospects and has had tremendous, positive consequences for international markets. Best of all, there is no end in sight for this global phenomenon. From large oil companies to the small, but effective, players,…

Mark Ruffalo seeks to smash Florida’s poor

The Tallahassee Democrat reports Hulk actor Mark Ruffalo wants to smash fracking in Florida. The actor will reportedly join a conference call with the group Floridians Against Fracking tonight to talk about the group’s campaign to ban hydraulic fracturing in the state. During May, a bill to outlaw the practice died in Florida’s legislature, but…