How Fracking Violates Human Rights and the Inherent Rights of Natural Systems and Species

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May 132017
 

So is the upward buckling of Earth’s surface caused by high-pressure injection of fracking wastewater into disposal wells. Earth’s rights must be fundamental to any new solutions we propose, or we will fail again to create a healthy energy future.
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New TEDX podcast series: Fracking and Health

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May 122017
 

Is our food at risk from oil and gas wastewater repurposed for crop irrigation? The Endocrine Disruption Exchange (TEDX) is bringing science to the people in a popular format — podcasts! The new series Fracking and Health: Ask a Scientist answers your …
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Kupchick Supports Bill Banning Fracking Waste in CT

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May 112017
 

From CT House Republicans: A measure in the House of Representatives which bans the importation, processing and/or treatment of hydraulic fracking waste in Connecticut was strongly supported by State Rep. Brenda Kupchick (R-132). HB-6329, An Act Concerning …
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House Passes Permanent Ban on Fracking Waste in CT

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May 102017
 

Legislators voted overwhelmingly Tuesday for a permanent ban on the storage, disposal and use of fracking waste in Connecticut. By 141 to 6, the state House of Representatives passed the bipartisan bill after a two-hour debate and sent it to the state Senate.
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Offshore fracking? Baker Hughes builds deep-water tool

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May 012017
 

It uses sleeves that can be set in multiple positions and balls that control the flow of oil and fracking liquids and eliminates the … on a first-ever 15-stage deep-water completion in the Gulf of Mexico, Baker Hughes said.
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Bill Would Let FPL Charge Florida Customers Hundreds of Millions for Fracking

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Apr 282017
 

Gulf Power, Tampa Electric, and Duke Energy) charge its customers for random fracking “exploration” or “drilling” ventures around the country, even if those ventures don’t return any actual gas. The bills were proposed by State Sen. Aaron Bean and State Rep.
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Fracking isn’t contaminating groundwater, study finds

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Apr 272017
 

the researchers did say accidental spills of fracking wastewater could be dangerous to surface water in the area. ”However, we did find that spill water associated with fracked wells and their wastewater has an impact on the quality of streams in areas …
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