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Study from Colorado Regulatory Agency Confirms Health Threats; Earthworks calls for Pause in Permits

October 18, 2019 • Nathalie Eddy and Nadia Steinzor
With the release of a new study yesterday, Colorado regulators have finally confirmed what local residents, Earthworks, and numerous scientists (including at the Colorado School of Public Health) have asserted for years: oil and gas operations near homes and communities… More »
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TEDx Review of Health Impacts from Oil and Gas in Colorado

October 18, 2019
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RAPPORT: L’énergie propre ne doit pas dépendre de l’exploitation minière sale

October 18, 2019
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Vers une énergie propre Propre, Juste & Équitable: Déclaration de Position

October 18, 2019

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L’approvisionnement responsable de minéraux pour l’énergie renouvelable

October 18, 2019
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Making Clean Energy Clean, Just & Equitable: Declaración de Posición en Español

October 18, 2019
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INFORME: La energía limpia no debe depender de la minería sucia

October 18, 2019
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El abastecimiento responsable de minerales en la energía renovable

October 18, 2019
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Permian Gulf Coast Convening

October 18, 2019 • Sophie Shemas
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Colorado regulators confirm oil & gas health impacts

October 17, 2019
Statement of Earthworks’ Energy Program Director Bruce Baizel on health study released by the Colorado Department of Health and Environment: “Colorado regulators have finally confirmed what communities, Earthworks own staff in the field, and scientists — including the Colorado School… More »
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Earthworks Journal Fall 2019

October 15, 2019
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Earthworks Stands with Bristol Bay Alaska to Sue EPA for Abandoning Clean Water Protections for World’s Largest Wild Salmon Fishery

October 9, 2019 • Bonnie Gestring
Earthworks is proud to stand today with Bristol Bay communities in challenging the Environmental Protection Agency’s decision to abandon protections for Alaska’s Bristol Bay and the world’s largest wild salmon fishery on behalf of the proposed Pebble Mine. The Bristol… More »
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Groups sue EPA for gutting protections and clearing path for Pebble

October 9, 2019
ANCHORAGE (AK)—More than a dozen groups sued the Environmental Protection Agency today for failing to protect Alaska fisheries, wildlife, jobs, communities, and ways of life from the proposed Pebble mine. The lawsuit is one of three charging the EPA with… More »
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Will federal rollback leave Pennsylvania with “weak and meek” pollution protections?

October 7, 2019 • Leann Leiter
Read the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette editorial board’s call for strong Pennsylvania methane rules here. There is visible proof that oil and gas air pollution is making our climate crisis worse and impacting communities across Pennsylvania. It is an urgent reminder that… More »
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The latest science on fracking’s health impacts

October 5, 2019 • Bruce Baizel
Earthworks is part of a global coalition petitioning the United Nations to endorse a ban on fracking. As part of that effort we asked The Endocrine Disruption Exchange (TEDX) to do a literature review of the latest published scientific research… More »