"… r stations, which pressurize natural gas so it can flow through pipelines. Formaldehyde can be a byproduct of the facilities' engines. Breathe Easy Susqueh …"
"… etter to Dana Aunkst, the acting secretary of Pennsylvania's Department of Environmental Protection (DEP). "The Subcommittee minority is conducting this oversig …"
"… his lack of understanding can be traced to decisions Congress and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency made decades ago, when oil and gas producers successfu …"
"… l, president and CEO of the Environmental advocacy group Pennsylvania Environmental Council, this is a "signal that the DEP will step up and enforce" its ex …"
"… c gases from emitting sources [in the] petroleum industry," he said. TCEQ spokesman Terry Clawson said the monitor will take continuous measurements of 46 vol …"
"… y the people elected to set those standards.” Last year, U.S. Rep. Matthew Cartwright, a first-term Democrat from Pennsylvania, drafted a bill that would remove …"
"… r even decades for long-term studies to emerge, the Southwest Pennsylvania Environmental Health Project (SWPA-EHP) is using the best available science to help pe …"
"… igate the risks people face from drilling. The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection — which oversees the oil and gas industry — has no ongoin …"
"… Pennsylvania medical society, the Pennsylvania health department, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. " …"
"… t will play out.” David Hasemyer is a reporter with InsideClimate News. Jim Morris, a managing editor with the Center for Public Integrity, and Lisa Song, a …"
"… Weather Channel. Zahra Hirji and Lisa Song are with InsideClimate News and Jim Morris is with the Center for Public Integrity. …"
"… is no end in sight,” Everley said. Contributors to this report include Alex Cohen, Chris Zubak-Skees, Zahra Hirji, Sabrina Shankman and Marcus Stern. Corre …"
"… pted rules to reduce harmful emissions. The industry rebelled. So did the state legislature. A few months later, the legislature overwhelmingly approved SB1134, a bi …"
"… . Rep. Tim Kleinschmidt, a Republican who represents Karnes County in the state legislature, is no stranger to that industry. He has leased some of his own land to oi …"
"… use that is going against the interest of business.” The TCEQ, like the state legislature, is intertwined with the industry. The agency’s three commissioners are …"
"… ts, EPA numbers show. There are about a half-million gas wells in the United States. Chevron spokesman Kurt Glaubitz said the new research is "a good first s …"
"… earce’s top campaign contributor, according to the Center for Responsive Politics, with people and political action committees associated with it providing …"
"… e to heat their homes at record-low cost, but not so great for natural gas producers, whose profits and stock prices spiraled downward. Shares of Chesapeake …"
"… es spiraled downward. Shares of Chesapeake Energy, for example, the No. 1 producer in Pennsylvania and No. 2 nationwide, reached nearly $70 in 2008 but are n …"
"… hed more than $18 per million British thermal units. Requests from 16 gas producers to export to such countries are currently in limbo. Approval may hinge on …"
"… ng foreign investment in the U.S. and creating more income for natural gas producers. But the macroeconomic benefits of exports don’t mean much to those wh …"
"… e as one football field from buildings.Patrick Henderson, the governor’s energy executive, says Act 13 was aimed at streamlining regulations allowing drillers to st …"
"… ters sits “right in the middle of the drilling area.” Range Resources, Chesapeake Energy, and EQT Corp. have all given to his campaigns, according to the Pennsylva …"
"… m underground shale formations. Spurred by technological advancements, the Department of Energy projects shale gas will comprise over 20 percent of the total U. …"
"… step. “It isn’t as much or as fast as we’d like,” said Amy Mall, a policy analyst with the Natural Resources Defense Council, “but it’s clear policies a …"
"… y 28 scientists, including researchers and professors at the University of California, Cornell and Penn State.While the Energy Department weighs its views on fr …"
"… element to a debate already raging over natural gas extraction in the U.S. Hydraulic fracturing, also known as “fracking,” involves injecting a chemical-laced fluid i …"