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Colorado’s High Court Deals Blow to Towns’ Efforts to Freeze Fracking
State law preempts local measures, according to Colorado Supreme Court.
Long Term Damage from Oil Spills Shows Need for Changes
Areas are still recovering from massive oil spills, including the BP spill in the Gulf.
Biomonitoring: A New Way to Look at Health Policy
Biomonitoring provides a new way to determine how our environments affect health.
Fracking is Shortsighted in Light of Temporary U.S. Oil Boom
The proliferation of fracking and oil pipelines is a dangerous mistake; U.S. oil boom will be over within...
Is the New York Fracking Moratorium a Good Thing?
Recently, Governor Andrew Cuomo officially announced that New York State will ban fracking. Hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, is...
Fracking and the Environment
Fracking. The word is thrown around in newspapers, in political debates, in discussions about the future of our...
The Politicization of Natural Gas Exports
The world has a complicated relationship with non-renewable resources.
The New Black Death: Oil Trains and Insufficient Safety Regulations
When dealing with the transportation of crude oil, they and the system on which they operate are horrifically...