Fracking, Fracking & More (F*cking) Fracking.


Pavillion, WY, resident Louis Meeks’ well water contains methane gas, hydrocarbons, lead and copper, according to the U.S. EPA’s test results. When he drilled a new water well, it also showed contaminants. The drilling company Encana is supplying Meeks with drinking water. Photo credit: Abrahm Lustgarten/ProPublica

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The Largest Environmental Action in U.S. History—I Was There!


My son & I before the march. NO KXL in lipstick. (Note: No, that’s not real fur.) Photo taken (and lipstick provided) by Laura Sabransky.

Yesterday, an estimated 40,000 people gathered in Continue reading

Governor Cuomo: Don’t Poison New Yorkers. {Video}


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People (and animals) are already suffering from the unintended consequences of Continue reading

Help Stop Shell’s Rush to Drill in America’s Arctic.


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[Source: NRDC Biogems]

Shell’s rush to drill in the Polar Bear Seas produced another blunder this month.

One of the company’s oil rigs, carrying 150,000 gallons of Continue reading

President Obama’s Major Challenge: Climate Change.


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The aging power plants that generate our electricity churn out more than two billion tons of carbon pollution every single year.

Why it’s so important that President Obama use his full authority under the Clean Continue reading

Fight for Our Drinking Water—Join the #GlobalFrackdown.


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The oil and gas industry is ramping up its PR machine to try and convince the public and decision makers that Continue reading

Keep Shell Out of the Arctic. (Video)


Photo: NRDC Biogems

The Obama Administration has just given Shell a tentative go-ahead to begin drilling this summer off the coastline of the Arctic Continue reading

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