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"… onsored by the Environmental Defense Fund found methane releases from oil and gas production and processing in the Barnett Shale Formation in northern& …"

"… may not be valid.” The harm caused by faulty estimates extends beyond oil and gas. An emission factor designed to estimate ammonia releases from poultry far …"

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"… esign. The EPA has pegged the national rate at which methane escapes from oil and gas drilling sites at between 1 and 2 percent, based on industry estimates. So …"

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"… , per an analysis from the Center for Responsive Politics. Meanwhile, the oil and gas industry spent $36.1 million on federal lobbying efforts from Jan. 1 throu …"

"… Obama’s 2009 and 2013 inaugurations, federal records show. But increased oil and gas industry lobbying is a sign the industry executives expect the Trump admin …"

"… can-controlled Congress have moved to ease or remove restrictions on coal, oil and gas companies. The efforts, some of which are preliminary or may face legal fi …"

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"… discussion last year, Perry acknowledged the department’s regulation of oil and gas has been a work in progress. “The Pennsylvania DEP is really an interna …"

"… an international leader in managing the potential environmental impacts of oil and gas development,” he said. “We certainly did not start that way. We have n …"

"… d sent to several environmental groups, accusing them of weak support for oil and gas regulations that had been rejected by lawmakers the day before. “Where …"

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"… perts call an “orphan” waste stream. No federal agency fully regulates oil and gas drilling byproducts — which include brine, sludge, rock and soiled equip …"

"… ich sand and chemicals are pumped thousands of feet underground to release oil and gas from tight rock. But concerns about fracking largely have focused on injec …"

"… on hazard. The report noted that before the waste was hauled to landfills, oil and gas companies simply buried it in pits on well-pad sites. Twisting in the wind …"

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"… rs with “false and misleading information” about a company involved in oil and gas investments. In 1995, a federal judge in Washington, D.C., issued a perman …"

"… d worked at NASA and Disney and that his companies were already producing oil and gas in Indonesia. He eventually pleaded guilty to tax evasion and mail fraud i …"

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"… network of companies that dodged international embargoes by supplying the oil and gas that kept the military aircraft in sky. Three of the companies that the U …"

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"… d touching the earth.” Tso doesn’t trust state agents to regulate the oil and gas drillers. First, Tso pointed out, there aren’t enough inspectors — onl …"

"… n updated since the 1930s, thanks in part to the influence of the powerful oil and gas industry.   In 2013, lawmakers and environmentalists tried to update …"

"… up outside. They couldn’t even fit in the committee room.” Thirty-six oil and gas lobbyists representing 23 companies and five trade associations worked to …"

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"… a political action committee funded by a Baton Rouge law firm that battles oil and gas companies. The PAC aired an estimated $840,000 worth of ads starting in Se …"

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"… ithdrew a bill that would have prevented local governments from regulating oil and gas drilling after The Star reported he had investments in at least …"

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"… to disclose the names of the companies that pay them royalties for pulling oil and gas from their property, the employment of their spouses or even the value of …"

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"… is at the epicenter of one of the nation’s biggest and least-publicized oil and gas booms. With more than 50 wells drilled within 2½ miles of their home, the …"

"… s the Eagle Ford Shale play, this 400-mile-long, 50-mile-wide bacchanal of oil and gas extraction stretches from Leon County, Texas, in the northeast to the Mexi …"

"… to the Mexican border in the southwest. Since 2008, more than 7,000 oil and gas wells have been sunk into the brittle, sedimentary rock. Another 5,50 …"

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"… Texas — In January 2011, with air quality worsening in Texas’ booming oil and gas fields and the federal government beginning to take notice, state environm …"

"… thed by 1.1 million people. The Texas legislature’s rush to protect the oil and gas industry reflects a culture in which politics and business are almost inse …"

"… s at reform. Other members of the Texas legislature also benefit from the oil and gas industry’s largesse. Forty-two of the body’s 181 members or their spo …"

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"… ed through activities such as sandblasting, concrete-cutting and a form of oil and gas drilling called hydraulic fracturing, or fracking. “This proposal is lo …"

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"… ity of Houston, testified against stricter regulation of the controversial oil and gas drilling technique known as hydraulic fracturing. Under questioning from M …"

"… ersity as an adjunct professor but made about $1 million annually from his oil and gas consulting firm. In a telephone interview, Economides said, “I’m inde …"

"… firm has brought in nearly $24 million in fees from electric utilities and oil and gas companies since he took over its Environmental Strategies Group in 2006, r …"

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"… rgy, the Canadian provinces of Alberta and Saskatchewan and Nexen Inc., an oil and gas company based in Alberta that was purchased in February by the Chinese. A …"

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"… org. To get some perspective on just how big that number is, consider that oil and gas companies and their trade associations spent $1.4 billion lobbying Congres …"

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"… ch the union argues will provide “reliable, long-term access to Canadian oil and gas” and “create more than 13,000 good-paying jobs with benefits during co …"

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"… anies haven’t been afraid to jump into the partisan fray.In mid-October, oil and gas giant Chevron donated $2.5 million to a super PAC close to House Speaker J …"

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"… ations have been relatively rare, but in the waning weeks of the campaign, oil and gas giant Chevron wrote a $2.5 million check to the Congressional Leadership F …"

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"… can Energy Opportunity Fund, a 501(c)(4) group led by two executives at an oil and gas company, revealed it had paid for nearly $800,000 in radio ads targeting P …"

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"… biggest donor to the organizations this election cycle.Chevron, the No. 2 oil and gas company in the U.S. with 2011 revenue of nearly a quarter-trillion dollars …"

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"… f pharmaceutical trade group PhRMA, who raised $61,000; Brian P. Miller of oil and gas giant BP America, who raised $36,550; and Joseph Seidel of Credit Suisse, …"

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"… Politics,” which emphasizes Lungren’s campaign contributions from the oil and gas industry. According to the Center for Responsive Politics, he has received …"

"… ording to the Center for Responsive Politics, he has received $46,800 from oil and gas corporate political action committees and employees, the No. 9 industry co …"

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"… lic Storage, gave $1 million. So did Clayton Williams Energy Inc., a Texas oil and gas drilling company run by Clayton Williams.And three donors gave American Cr …"

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"… among her major backers.Employees and political action committees from the oil and gas industry gave her more than $781,000 during her career in Congress, more t …"

"… according to the Center for Responsive Politics. So far in the 2012 race, oil and gas is again her top industry donor, having contributed more than $217,000 to …"

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"… ch was jointly produced by the two, criticizes Allen’s relationship with oil and gas companies. “Wrong,” paid for by Majority PAC, criticizes Allen for sup …"

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"… ter the massive BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico but has pushed for more oil and gas drilling overall. Approved drilling plan in Arctic Ocean opposed by enviro …"

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