Senate Energy & Natural Resources Committee to Hold Hearing on Interior’s “Critical” Minerals List

July 17, 2018
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Report: Oil and Gas Production Is Making People Sick in Rural Texas

July 18, 2018 | The Texas Observer

Earthworks and Clean Air Task Force conclude that concentrated energy development activity in rural America is inundating nearby communities with greenhouse gases and volatile chemicals, making people sick and spurring climate change.

Why Women From Asia Are Confronting U.S. Fracking: Oil Extraction Equals Plastic Production

June 26 2018 | YES! Magazine

Plastic manufacturers are not responsible for the disposal of their products, so the burden is placed on people in the Philippines.

Citigroup Limits Financing For Mines That Dump Tailings At Sea

June 12, 2018 | Mongabay

Following pressure from advocates, Citigroup said last month that it will not fund any future mining projects over $50 million that dispose of mine waste in the oceans.

Los latinos envenenados por gases contaminantes en EEUU

February 2, 2018 | Telemundo

Con síntomas claros en su salud, pero sin controles por parte del estado, 1,8 millones de inmigrantes hispanos vive cerca de explotaciones de petróleo y gas.

 

Will a law from the days of the Wild Wild West lead to a uranium mine rush in Utah?

February 2, 2018 | Circa

Earthworks’ Policy Director Lauren Pagel talks with Circa News about how a law from 1872 could mean more mining on our treasured public lands.

 

Senate Energy & Natural Resources Committee to Hold Hearing on Interior’s “Critical” Minerals List

July 17, 2018
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