Environment

  • July 31, 2014

    Some health concerns surrounding Pa. natural gas industry muted

    WHYY reporter Katie Colaneri talks with NewsWorks Tonight host Dave Heller about the culture of silence uncovered at the Pennsylvania Department of He...
  • July 31, 2014 |  StateImpact

    Pittsburgh hosts hearing on EPA’s new greenhouse gas proposals

    Global warming and climate change will be what everyone is talking about at a hearing today in Pittsburgh. The public forum is one of four meetings ta...
  • July 31, 2014 |  StateImpact

    Independent judges: Sunoco Logistics pipeline can’t bypass local zoning laws

    Sunoco Logistics can’t bypass local zoning laws to develop its natural gas liquids pipeline project known as Mariner East.That’s the word from a pair ...
  • July 31, 2014

    New Jersey enjoys respite from recent string of July heat waves

    After suffering through a brutal winter, New Jersey residents have been getting a break this month from oppressive summertime heat.
  • July 31, 2014 |  StateImpact

    Pa. health department reaches out to doctors amid controversy over drilling complaints

    Are doctors in Pennsylvania seeing patients with possible health effects from natural gas development? The state Department of Health wants to know.
  • July 30, 2014

    NTSB blaming Conrail may strengthen cases of those suing rail company

    A report released Tuesday by the National Transportation Safety Board squarely blames Conrail for the November 2012 train derailment and chemical spil...
  • July 30, 2014 |  StateImpact

    Gas industry job growth slowing, survey shows

    Job growth in the Marcellus Shale industry continues, but it’s slowing down. That’s according to an annual workforce survey published Tuesday by the g...
  • July 30, 2014 |  StateImpact

    US Dept. of Energy seeks to curb methane emissions from gas infrastructure

    The U.S. Department of Energy today announced a series of initiatives aimed a curbing methane emissions from the nation’s natural gas infrastructure.M...
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