What’s Causing The Massive Increase In Earthquakes In Middle America? It’s Not Fracking

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Jun 232017
 

While fracking causes a lot of other environmental and health issues, it isn’t the root cause of Oklahoma’s increased earthquake activity. So, what is? The culprit is the massive DEEP WASTEWATER INJECTION of the by-product of shale oil and gas production.
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Fracking Waste Ban Stalls in the Senate, But Connecticut Towns Move Forward

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Jun 212017
 

The movement to ban toxic, radioactive drilling waste has spread to communities across the state. But that grassroots momentum wasn’t enough to pass a statewide bill to ban the import of fracking waste, as the state legislative session ended this month …
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“Fracking is impractical in the UK” – US campaigner

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Jun 162017
 

Narrow roads, problems with waste disposal and a lack of research by regulators make fracking impractical in the UK, according to a campaigner who has secured bans on the process in the US. Wenonah Hauter, founder and executive director of the campaign …
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Allegany Co. landfill took ‘tons’ of fracking waste

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Jun 142017
 

ANGELICA, N.Y. — Hyland Landfill in Allegany Co. was one of several that took a combined 600,000 tons of fracking ‘waste’ since 2010, according to an updated report from an environmental group. Fracking is short for hydraulic fracturing and usually refers …
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Push to ban imports of fracking waste intensifies in Albany

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Jun 132017
 

The state Department of Environmental Conservation is finalizing its revised rules governing New York State’s solid waste facilities. Some state legislators and environmental advocates see it as a chance for the DEC to make sure oil and gas wastes from …
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Greenwich selectmen show support for fracking ban

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Jun 102017
 

GREENWICH — A group of concerned citizens that wants the Board of Selectmen to ban accepting any water or solid waste left over from fracking made its case to the group Friday. Greenwich has never been home to any of the waste left over from the …
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OPEC Cuts Production in Losing War with Fracking

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Jun 092017
 

In December, BP decided to move forward with its Mad Dog Phase 2 project in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico with costs estimated at $ 9 billion compared to an earlier estimate of $ 20 billion. In February, Royal Dutch Shell approved its Kaikias deep-water project in …
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Pros and cons of fracking: Research updates

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Jun 072017
 

That does not rule out the possibility that, given certain specific conditions, fracking procedures themselves can cause earthquakes; but it is worth noting that the majority of wastewater disposed in places such as Oklahoma (ground zero for the fracking …
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USGS Study Reaffirms: No Fracking Contamination of Groundwater in Gulf Shale

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Jun 022017
 

Water is life. The slogan began as a catchphrase at the Dakota Access Pipeline this summer, but has been rapidly adopted by various other green groups concerned by potential environmental contamination from energy development. For years, fracking, which …
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