Hundreds Protest Pennsylvania Governor On Fracking

By Karen Feridun, Diane Sipe and Laura Dagley, -

Harrisburg, PA - Pennsylvanians from across the state converged in the capitol rotunda today to declare that they are choosing a better path, one that leads to a responsive government that [...]

March On Harrisburg Barnstorms Across Pennsylvania To Restore Democracy

By Sarah Freeman-Woolpert, -

Last week, the special election in Pennsylvania’s 18th District made national headlines when the Democratic candidate for the state legislature, Conor Lamb, beat incumbent Republican Rep. Rick [...]

Lancaster, Pennsylvania: Locals Take Over Pipeline Office, Then Occupy Drill Rig

By Staff, -

A busload of fifty local residents took over the field offices of Williams/Transco at 805 Estelle Drive, Suite 101, in Lancaster. We dropped a 12 foot stretch of pipeline in Williams’s meeting [...]

We Are Lancaster County Invades Pipeline Company

By Lancaster Against Pipelines, We Are Lancaster County. -

Pennsylvania - A busload of fifty local residents took over the field offices of Williams/Transco at 805 Estelle Drive, Suite 101, in Lancaster. We dropped a 12-ft stretch of pipeline in [...]

Far More Methane Leaking At Oil, Gas Sites In Pennsylvania Than Reported

By Neela Banerjee, -

Leaks of methane, a powerful greenhouse gas, from oil and gas sites in Pennsylvania could be five times greater than industry reports to state regulators, according to a new analysis by the [...]

Pennsylvania Community Finds Its Bearings In Trump Era

By Jon Jeter, -

TITUSVILLE, PENNSYLVANIA — Shoehorned between the state line and the Allegheny River in Pennsylvania’s northwest corner, the city of Titusville is as red as America gets, a place where virtually [...]

Latest 2 Violations In Energy Transfer Partners Reckless Practices

By David Turnbull, -

Today, the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) suspended construction permits for the Mariner East 2 pipeline due to a number of safety and environmental violations.1Mariner [...]

Monopod Blocks Tree Clearing & Construction Of Pipeline In PA

By Staff, -

By Staff of Earth First! Newswire - A monopod has been erected to block the heavy machinery that is currently clearing and chipping trees in South Central Pennsylvania to make way for Energy [...]

Activists Arrested Where Nuns Are Protesting A Pennsylvania Pipeline

By Julie Zauzmer, -

By Julie Zauzmer for The Washington Post - In a dramatic showdown in a cornfield, owned by Catholic sisters of the Adorers of the Blood of Christ, 23 people stood holding hands and singing hymns [...]

Residents Claim Energy Transfer Partners Violated Constitutional Rights

By Sue Sturgis, -

By Sue Sturgis for Facing South - Four Pennsylvania residents filed a federal lawsuit this week against Texas-based pipeline company Energy Transfer Partners (ETP), claiming the Fortune 500 [...]

Anti-Pipeline Paddlers Insist On Protection Of Potomac Waters

By Anne Meador, -

By Anne Meador for DC Media Group - Greedy pipeline companies in league with complicit government officials are the driving force behind two gas pipelines intended to deliver Pennsylvania gas to [...]

Feds Back In Pa. ‘Gasland’ Town To Test Water, Air

By Michael Rubinkam, -

By Michael Rubinkam for The Sentinel - The federal government has returned to a Pennsylvania village that became a flashpoint in the national debate over fracking to investigate ongoing [...]

Judge Orders Halt On All Mariner East 2 Drilling

By Staff, -

By Staff for Clean Air Council - (PHILADELPHIA, PA – July 25, 2017) On Tuesday, the Pennsylvania Environmental Hearing Board granted the petition of Clean Air Council, Mountain Watershed [...]

To Block Pipeline, Nuns In Court To Defend Cornfield Chapel

By Jessica Corbett, -

By Jessica Corbett for Common Dreams - The sisters appeared at a U.S. District courthouse in Reading for an 11:00am hearing, following two prayer vigils earlier Monday morning. About six months [...]

Outdoor Chapel Built In Path Of Proposed Pipeline

By Steve Marroni, -

By Steve Marroni for Penn Live - A dedication for a new outdoor prayer chapel on the land belonging to a group of Lancaster County nuns is set for Sunday. It's a small setup where visitors can [...]