B-CAUSE (Bucks Concerned About Unsafe Shale-gas Extraction)

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What Happened When Fracking Came to Town (Nonfiction)

  This is not news to followers of this blog, but we applaud the telling of the tale of misery and exploitation of ordinary Pennsylvanians. Click through and read the book review, buy the book, and send your comments to your PA legislators.  It is the politicians who have enabled this travesty. They need to

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No Valid Public Purpose for Pipeline

The legislators and courts of Pennsylvania are on the side of the fossil fuel developers and are supporting the development of pipelines through privately owned lands. Using the sovereign power of eminent domain to take the land from its owners, the state enables pipeline developers to get their toxic product to market. This is not for

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Elcon clears DEP hurdle to build waste treatment facility in Falls

Source: Elcon clears DEP hurdle to build waste treatment facility in Falls

Compressor? Who benefits and who loses.

For the same reasons that you don’t want a locomotive in your backyard you probably don’t want a pipeline compressor station. This article describes the problems with noise and pollution of the air.  Sometimes citizens are asked to deal with the harm done because it is in the larger public interest to allow such things. But

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