Hartford city officials holding public hearing on fracking

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Aug 222017
 

(WTNH) — City officials in Hartford will hold a public hearing Monday night on a proposed plan to ban fracking waste from being stored, disposed of, or used in the city. Fracking is the use of pressurized water to blast oil and natural gas out of the ground.
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Trump Officials Urged To Stop Dumping Of Offshore Fracking Waste Into Gulf Of Mexico

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Jul 122017
 

A Trump administration proposal to continue allowing oil companies to dump unlimited amounts of offshore fracking chemicals into the Gulf of Mexico violates federal law and threatens imperiled marine wildlife, the Center for Biological Diversity warned …
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Vista Ridge residents, Erie officials wary of fracking sites; push back on health reports

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Jun 012017
 

“We are not anti-fracking people, but the proximity of what they are doing … Now, as state and local officials find a swell of complaints near the Waste Connections site, health experts have turned their sights on the well north of Vista Ridge.
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Massive offshore oil well leaked 10,500 litres into the ocean off Australia’s coast for TWO MONTHS – but officials ‘covered it up’ and still won’t reveal where it happened

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May 182017
 

The leak went on for up to 60 days and spilled oil at a rate of up to 175 litres a day, a spokesman told Daily Mail Australia. But Nopsema declined to reveal exactly where the spill occurred or the company involved, only that it occurred in the North West …
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No oil leaks into Lake Tahoe from boat fire, officials say

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Aug 172016
 

RENO, Nev. – The U.S. Coast Guard says firefighters protected Lake Tahoe’s famously clear water as they quickly snuffed out flames shooting out of a docked tourist cruise boat. The agency said Wednesday that the Tahoe Queen had 800 gallons of diesel fuel …
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Officials Performing Dye-Tracer Test in Review of Oil Leak

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Jun 162016
 

The waters of a wildlife refuge near Washington may turn a bright peach color as officials do a dye-tracer test to try to determine how mineral oil leaked from a Dominion Virginia Resources substation into the Potomac River earlier this year. The …
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Fire officials called to oil leak at Three Oaks Senior High in Summerside

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May 242016
 

Cleanup is now underway after an oil leak at Three Oaks Senior High School in Summerside, P.E.I., over the weekend. Someone working around the grounds noticed the leak and called for help, said Summerside FireCchief Jim Peters. The oil tank had sprung a …
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Oklahoma Earthquakes 2015: Tremors Rise As Oklahoma Officials Struggle To Stem Fracking Wastewater Flow

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Oct 142015
 

NORMAN, Oklahoma — The ground shook throughout Oklahoma in recent days, including near the crucial Cushing oil storage hub. A 4.5-magnitude earthquake struck Oct. 10 just miles from the fields of white round tanks that hold the largest share of U.S …
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JKLM, officials address ongoing water issues after chemical leak

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Oct 032015
 

Mashek said drilling activity by JKLM has been suspended at the Reese … which was discovered during the spill response. Beyond that, a steady rain in June mobilized the phosphonic acid, causing it to migrate to the northeast pad corner and down the …
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