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Posts tagged: Natural Resources Defense Council

Gasland producer Josh Fox on June 11, 2013

Photograph by Julia Schmalz/Bloomberg

Gasland producer Josh Fox on June 11, 2013

EPA Needs Fracking Review: ‘Gasland’ Maker, Environmentalists

“Gasland” producer Josh Fox joined groups in asking the Environmental Protection Agency to re-open its probe of water contamination from gas drilling in Texas after scientists found methane in wells at combustible levels. “Evidence of contamination from fracking remains clear...

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Pipes carry recovered bitumen from oil sands, near Conklin, Alberta, Canada.

Photograph by Jimmy Jeong/Bloomberg

Pipes carry recovered bitumen from oil sands, near Conklin, Alberta, Canada.

Rice’s Oil Holdings Flagged — Keystone Pipeline Rests at State

Written with Jim Efstathiou Jr. If  the U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations, Susan Rice, ascends to secretary of state — no sure thing given the pre-emptive Republican strikes against her — she may have to sideline herself from the...

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