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Gas Drilling Pollution

Regulators Pursue Record $4.5 Million Fine Over Fracking Waste Pit

AP | MICHAEL RUBINKAM | Posted 12.07.2014 | Green

Pennsylvania environmental regulators are pursuing a record $4.5 million fine against a gas driller over what they describe as a major case of polluti...

'You Can Only Put So Many Bloody Parking Lots In The Woods'

AP | KEVIN BEGOS | Posted 06.02.2013 | Green

PITTSBURGH — Hawks swoop in and gobble up songbirds. Raccoons feast on nests of eggs they never could have reached before. Salamanders and wildf...

Energy Experts Say Drilling Could Be Made Cleaner

AP | By KEVIN BEGOS and SETH BORENSTEIN | Posted 02.09.2013 | Green

PITTSBURGH (AP) — In the Colorado mountains, a spike in air pollution has been linked to a boom in oil and gas drilling. About 800 miles away on the...

Wyoming Smog Worse Than Los Angeles Due To Gas Drilling

AP | By MEAD GRUVER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

CHEYENNE, Wyo. -- Wyoming, famous for its crisp mountain air and breathtaking, far-as-the-eye-can-see vistas, is looking a lot like smoggy Los Angeles...