Publications

Re: Tioga Energy Partners, LLC ECL Article 23 Application for Permit to Drill Using Gelled Propane Hydraulic Fracturing

August 7, 2019
Media Releases

New report supports closing oil and gas waste loophole in New York

July 9, 2019 • Earthworks
New York — Today, Earthworks released the New York Waste Report, a state-specific follow-up toStill Wasting Away, released last week. The report unveils how much and what types of oil and gas drilling and fracking waste end up in New York landfills… More »
Publications

New York Waste Report

July 8, 2019 • Earthworks
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Publications

Earthworks Comments on NY Methane Regulations

January 16, 2019 • Earthworks
Publications

Comments on proposed expansion of the Hakes C&D Debris Landfill

March 14, 2018 • Earthworks
EARTHblog

Calling on Governors: Take the Road Less Traveled to a better climate future

March 13, 2018 • Nadia Steinzor
Robert Frost’s famous poem is often quoted in connection to personal choices: “Two paths diverged in a yellow wood…and I took the one less traveled by…and it made all the difference.” Today, elected officials in New York and other states… More »
Publications

New York’s Energy Crossroads

February 27, 2018 • Nadia Steinzor & Aaron Mintzes
Media Releases

Analysis: Cuomo administration can’t meet climate commitments without halting natural gas pipelines

February 27, 2018
Feb 27, Willow, NY: A new analysis released today shows the Cuomo administration cannot meet its commitment to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 40% below 1990 levels by 2030 if the planned construction and use of natural gas pipelines and… More »
Media Releases

Amid Water Crises, Deadline Approaches for DEC on Fracking Waste

September 13, 2016 • Earthworks and partners
Albany – Legislators and environmental organizations called on Governor Andrew Cuomo to complete his commitment to ban fracking, and to protect New York’s clean water, by directing his Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) to ban disposal and road spreading of… More »
Publications

Comments on NY Part 360 Series regulations, Solid Waste Management Facilities

September 13, 2016 • Earthworks
Publications

Waste Dangers: Why New York needs to change how it manages oil & gas waste

August 26, 2016 • Earthworks
EARTHblog

If it walks and talks like a duck…Time to stop NY frack waste!

June 3, 2015 • Nadia Steinzor

For several years, New York made headlines by continuing to delay (and delay…) the decision whether to allow shale gas development. Then the state made history last December by saying no because the risks to health and the environment were too great. 

Yet it’s impossible to escape the reach of the national shale gas and oil boom. Even with a prohibition on production, New York has to wrestle with a growing stream of waste coming across state borders (as well as an expanding spider web of infrastructure and oil trains). 

Publications

Final Supplemental Generic Environmental Impact Statement (FSGEIS) on High Volume Hydraulic Fracturing (HVHF)

May 22, 2015 • Earthworks
Media Releases

Health professionals elected officials and impacted residents urge Governor Cuomo and state agencies to evaluate cumulative health impacts of shale gas development

April 27, 2015 • Earthwork et al
(Albany, New York), April 27, 2015  Health professionals, impacted residents, elected officials and advocates from across the state came to Albany today to urge Governor Cuomo, Department of Environmental Conservation Commissioner Martens and Department of Health Commissioner Zucker to employ… More »