Environment

  • November 18, 2014

    Delaware River Basin Commission to review proposed PennEast pipeline

    The Delaware River Basin Commission will review plans for a proposed natural gas pipeline that would pass beneath the river on its way to New jersey. ...
  • November 17, 2014

    Wind firm sues to block release of bird-death data

    A wind-energy company is suing in federal court to block the government from releasing information to The Associated Press about how many birds are fo...
  • November 17, 2014

    Thought for food, as Philly Council considers composting scraps

    Once upon a time in Philadelphia, people put a garbage bucket of food scraps on the curb that was picked up to feed pigs in South Jersey. City counci...
  • November 16, 2014 |  StateImpact

    EPA boosts rules for methane reporting by oil and gas producers

    The Environmental Protection Agency has moved to require oil and gas operators to improve how they measure methane leaks.
  • November 13, 2014 |  StateImpact Pennsylvania

    Studies show naturally occurring methane in Northeast Pa. water

    A pair of studiesreleased today by the U.S Geological Survey found low-to-moderate concentrations of naturally occurring methane in private water well...
  • November 13, 2014 |  National Interest Blog

    Climate change deniers fumble for new ways to foul the air

    For years, Republican climate change deniers have essentially said, "We can't do a darn thing about this global crisis that doesn't exi...
  • November 11, 2014

    University of Delaware scientist helps locate two WWII planes lost at sea

    As a marine biologist with the University of Delaware, Mark Moline has investigated the shovelnose guitarfish and bioluminescent plankton in the Arcti...
  • November 11, 2014 |  StateImpact

    Court permanently bars activist from gas sites

    A Susquehanna County judge has ruled that 63-year-old anti-fracking activist Vera Scroggins will be permanently barred from setting foot on Cabot Oil ...
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