On this week’s episode of “In the Pipeline,” Beth Ponsot and Erich Schwartzel discuss the new federal guidelines which seek to curb air pollution from fracking and take a look at why Chesapeake Energy’s stock is taking a dive.
BREAKING: Obama administration to issue first-ever...
AP: The Obama administration is issuing the first-ever standards to control air pollution from gas wells that are drilled using a method called hydraulic fracturing, or fracking.
Court to hear appeal of Pennsylvania shale...
The judicial showdown over the state’s new natural gas drilling law begins this morning in Commonwealth Court, where municipal officials will be making their case as to why the statute’s provisions regarding zoning rules and chemical confidentiality are unconstitutional.
VIDEO: Shale on the campaign trail and a first look at Matt Damon’s role in a feature film with an anti-fracking theme (Video by Elisabeth Ponsot).
It’s misguided, and it’s just plain wrong to take zoning and...– Pittsburgh City Council President Darlene Harris. Read more from “Pittsburgh City Council sends message of support to state shale law opponents”