Testimony of Bruce Baizel before the House Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources on the “Restoring Community Input and Public Protections in Oil and Gas Leasing Act of 2019”

June 18, 2019

Report: As Toxic Oil & Gas Waste Streams Increase, Industry Pushes for Even Less Regulation

June 18, 2019 • Earthworks
Washington, DC — Today, Earthworks released Still Wasting Away, an investigation of waste from oil and gas drilling and fracking. The report found that major loopholes in waste management remain even after years of documented pollution. Furthermore, research shows that the volume… More »

Still Wasting Away

June 17, 2019 • Earthworks

Gov. Polis: sign the Colorado climate bill!

May 2, 2019 • Nathalie Eddy
 Oil and gas drilling in Colorado is a significant contributor to climate pollution. That’s why it’s critical that our community supports the proposed climate bill that just passed the state legislature and now waits for Gov. Jared Polis’ signature.… More »

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Oil and gas methane pollution: “intensity” is industry’s latest distraction

April 26, 2019 • Justin Wasser
Energy In Depth, a front group for the oil and gas industry, has baked-up a new misinformation campaign to distort the truth about the pervasive problem with methane pollution from oil and gas operations. Their trick is to confuse the… More »

Pollution found at NEXUS GAS TRANSMISSION/Wadsworth Compressor Station

April 23, 2019 • Earthworks | Sustainable Medina County
Guilford Township, Medina County, Ohio:  Concerned residents recently invited Earthworks, an environmental nonprofit, to capture video evidence of normally invisible air pollution at the Wadsworth Compressor Station. The optical gas imaging video released today shows pollution that is likely permissible under current Ohio… More »

Comments to PA DEP on Shamrock Compressor, Fayette County

April 22, 2019 • Leann Leiter

Houston suffers a petrochemical disaster every 6 weeks

April 22, 2019 • Priscilla Villa
In the past month, Houston area-residents faced three major disasters related to oil and gas infrastructure. As a Houston resident, I was alarmed to see weekly news reports presenting the unknown dangers each fire posed to the community members living… More »