Tractor Blockade Shuts Down Clear-Cutting At Dominion Compressor Site

By Anne Meador, Dcmediagroup.us -

A Maryland woman parked a tractor at the gate of the proposed site of a compressor station in Charles County and locked herself to the steering wheel before dawn Monday morning, preventing [...]

The South’s Pipe Dreams

By Seth Cline, Usnews.com -

The largest gas field in the world lies deep below the shimmering Persian Gulf, surrounded on all sides by wealthy OPEC nations. The second-largest sits largely beneath rural Appalachia. And as [...]

West Virginia Gas Companies Wined And Dined Lawmakers Before Scoring Favorable Fracking Legislation

By Alex Kotch, Desmogblog.com -

A country club luncheon. A $130 steak dinner. A whiskey tasting. Dinner at an historic neo-Georgian mansion. These are just a few examples of the many occasions last year when oil and gas [...]

The West Virginia Teachers’ Strike Takes Aim At Coal And Gas

By Sarah Jones, Newrepublic.com -

Earlier in the week, Republican Governor Jim Justice and the unions’ state leads had come up with a compromise bill, HB 4145, that raised teacher pay by 5 percent. But it did not create a [...]

Water Warriors, Puyallup Tribe & Tacoma Residents Seek To Pass Resolution Opposing Fracked Gas Plant

By Matt Remle, Lastrealindians.com -

Currently, Puget Sound Energy, the company building the plant, has been building a massive fracked gas storage facility at the Port of Tacoma without obtaining all of its permits for construction [...]

US Bank Declares End To Oil And Gas Pipeline Loans

By Sharon Kelly, Desmogblog.com -

For months, the bank had been under fire for financing the Dakota Access pipeline by providing over a quarter billion dollars worth of funding to its builder, Energy Transfer Partners (ETP). [...]

Enbridge Suspends Access Northeast Natural Gas Pipeline Plan

By Mary C. Serreze, www.masslive.com -

By Mary C. Serreze for Mass Live - For lack of policies that support project financing, another New England natural gas pipeline proposal has been put on ice. The Houston-based Enbridge on [...]

Dozens Return To Rally At State House For Safety Study

By Staff, www.wearecovepoint.org -

By Staff of We Are Cove Point - On Monday July 3, 2017, a few dozen people gathered again outside the State House in Annapolis to urge Governor Hogan not to turn his back on the people of [...]

Dakota Pipeline Builder Rebuffed By Feds In Bid To Restart Work On Troubled Ohio Gas Project

By Zahra Hirji, www.insideclimatenews.org -

By Zahra Hirji for Inside Climate News - The builder of the controversial Dakota Access pipeline was told by federal regulators Thursday that it cannot resume construction on new sections of its [...]

Fearing More Pipeline Spills, Groups Demand Halt To Gas Project

By Zahra Hirji, www.insideclimatenews.org -

By Zahra Hirji for Inside Climate News - More than 100 local and environmental groups are demanding federal regulators immediately halt all construction on Energy Transfer Partners' Rover gas [...]

Utility Survey: Trump Will Not Stop the Clean Energy Transition

By Gavin Bade, www.utilitydive.com -

By Gavin Bade for Utility Dive. Today, President Trump is poised to release a long-anticipated executive order to roll back the Clean Power Plan, the Obama administration’s signature climate [...]

Trump, Putin & The Pipelines To Nowhere

By Alex Steffen, medium.com -

By Alex Steffen for Medium. It is not hyperbole to say that swelling the Carbon Bubble is not only not in the interests of the United States, it increases threats to our economy and national [...]

Gas Industry Execs Get A Very Bumpy Tour Of Cove Point

By Staff, www.wearecovepoint.org -

By Staff of We Are Cove Point - Activists made an impact on both sides of a tour of Dominion’s export terminal at Cove Point this morning, with a lockdown onto the tour bus as it tried to leave [...]

A Plea From Pennsylvania: Don’t Accept Our Fracked Gas

By Staff, www.broad-alliance.org -

By Staff of Broad Alliance - As one of the so-called "dragon ships" arrives in Grangemouth (September 27, 2016) carrying fracked gas from the United States, the great and the good of Scotland [...]

26 Pipeline Fighters Arrested In West Roxbury

By Nancy Wilson, www.PopularResistance.org -

By Nancy Wilson for Resist the Pipeline & Stop the West Roxbury Lateral. Twenty-six people were arrested for disrupting cement pouring at the construction site of the controversial West Roxbury [...]