It is important to find a candidate who will make it a priority to fight for the protection of our environment.
If an earthquake hits the town of Cushing, Oklahoma we could have a national security threat on our hands. Is the surge in earthquakes due to fracking?
Oklahoma now has more earthquakes than anywhere else in the world. Scientists have linked this never-ending spate of tremors to the state’s fracking boom.
The Gulf Trace pipeline has recently been secretly approved by the Obama administration and will be carrying fracked gas which will later be exported globally. Why was the public not informed?
Though the Mexican government publicly denied the U.S. had any involvement in helping to usher in privatization of Mexico’s energy sector, it appears the State Department has tracked gas pipeline developments in Mexico closely.
The EPA has been unresponsive and is failing to uphold its own basic mission to protect human health and the environment. It’s time for the agency to finally step up and serve the people, not the oil and gas industry.
Kansas has seen an energy boom-and-bust in recent years. And with major advancements in fracking, an uptick in earthquakes throughout the state has been linked to wastewater injection activity. Will Kansas do anything to curb the recent spate of tremors?
Oil and gas companies have been fracking on U.S. public lands damaging land, water, national parks, and monuments with no regret. Today advocate groups are joining together at the capital to gather enough signatures to help support an anti-frakcing bill.