News in Virginia: (listed by date with most recent first)


2017, Feb. 26, Richmond Times-Dispatch: Virginia agency says it will not exempt information on fracking fluid from disclosure

2017, Feb. 23, News Leader: Augusta first county in Va. to ban fracking

2017, Feb. 23, Forbes: Fracking Is Dangerous To Your Health — Here’s Why

2017, Feb. 15, The Daily Caller: Virginia’s Capital With No Fracking Is Attempting To Ban Fracking

2017, Feb. 3, Pilot Online: Public comments on Atlantic Coast Pipeline will be taken at meeting in Suffolk

2017, Feb. 1, The Free LanceStar: Fracking chemical recipes could be kept secret in Virginia under bill passed by House

2017, Jan. 30, Richmond Times Dispatch: Fracking chemical recipes could be kept secret in Virginia under bill passed by House

2017, Jan, 27, The News Leader: Future depends on clean water

2017, Jan. 29, The Free Lance-Star: Editorial: Focus on fracking safety, not secrecy

2017, Jan. 25, Daily Press: Fracking bills draw concern from environmentalists, McAuliffe

2017, Jan. 25, Daily Progress: Panel amends and OKs bills on hiding fracking chemicals

2017, Jan, 24, The Free Lance-Star: Letter: Fracking bill creates dangerous secrets

2017, Jan. 24, News Leader: Va. shouldn’t be in dark over fracking chemicals

2017, Jan. 20, The Free Lance-Star: King George supervisors lobby for disclosure of fracking chemicals

2017, Jan. 19, The Frederick News-Post: Bill would exempt fracking chemicals from FOIA in Virginia

2017, Jan. 18, The News & Advance: League of Women Voters of Virginia member presents fracking study in Lynchburg

2017, Jan. 18, Westmoreland News: Fight on fracking continues

217, Jan. 14, Richmond Times-Dispatch: Citizens have a right to know about fracking chemicals

217, Jan 13, ABC 8 News: Bill passes Va. House of Delegates subcomittee to protect fracking chemicals

2017, Jan. 12, The Virginian-Pilot: Bill exempts some fracking chemicals from records requests

2017, Jan. 11, The News & Advance: League of Women Voters to host talk on fracking

2017, Jan. 10, Bay Journal: Funding common theme as Bay states confront 2017 environmental issues

2017, Jan 1, International Business Times: Fracking News 2017: FOIA Law In Virginia Would Limit Access To Information About Chemicals Used In Hydraulic Fracturing


2016, Dec. 7, Richmond Times-Dispatch: Westmoreland planners recommend strict regulation of fracking

2016, Nov. 1, DC Media Group: New Virginia Fracking Study Lays Groundwork for Regulatory Battles (LWV-VA specific)

2016, Aug. 16, The Free Lance-Star: King George adopts strict regulations regarding fracking

2016, Aug. 6, The Free Lance-Star: Fracking ordinance up for discussion again in King George

News in General:

2017, Mar. 2, Houston Chronicle: Did fracking cause quakes? New sensors will be able to find out.

2017, Feb. 27, American Agriculturist: Pennsylvania DEP sets new rules in wake of zipper-frack quakes

2017, Feb. 26, Big Think: Earthquakes Have to Do with One Very Specific Part of Fracking

2017, Feb. 23, Rutgers: Oil and Gas Wastewater Spills, including Fracking Wastewater, Alter Microbes in West Virginia Waters

2017, Feb 17, Forbes: Fracking And What New EPA Means For Your Health

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Google Alert - fracking, hydraulic fracturing

Cuadrilla started drilling at the Preston New Road site near Blackpool this weekend, the first time hydraulic fracturing operations have taken place in ...
Posted: October 16, 2018, 12:25 pm
Cuadrilla has started hydraulic fracturing operations at its Preston New Road shale gas exploration site, located in the UK, a company spokesperson ...
Posted: October 16, 2018, 8:48 am
Prime Minister Theresa May recently doubled down on the Conservative Party's commitment to the development of hydraulic fracturing of shale gas ...
Posted: October 16, 2018, 6:22 am
UK onshore exploration company Cuadrilla confirmed it started hydraulic fracturing operations at its Preston New Road site despite several protests ...
Posted: October 16, 2018, 6:11 am
Cuadrilla issued a statement saying: “Cuadrilla is pleased to confirm that it has started hydraulic fracturing operations at our Preston New Road shale ...
Posted: October 16, 2018, 5:26 am
She said they did not want fracking to start in the area. ... to fund the development and delivery of information programs on hydraulic fracturing.
Posted: October 16, 2018, 3:09 am
Test fracking there was halted seven years ago after two earthquakes ... Yesterday a spokesman said: “Hydraulic fracturing of both horizontal ...
Posted: October 15, 2018, 10:07 pm
Following repeated pledges by President-Elect Andrés Manuel López Obrador to ban hydraulic fracturing (fracking) after he takes office, some of the ...
Posted: October 15, 2018, 9:56 pm
A group of Indigenous traditional owners will soon tell Origin Energy .... got preconceived ideas about whether hydraulic fracturing should go ahead or ...
Posted: October 15, 2018, 8:37 pm
... drill cuttings or other byproducts from natural gas exploration or production using hydraulic fracturing. Fracking involves injecting huge amounts of ...
Posted: October 15, 2018, 7:41 pm
New Jersey lawmakers are looking add controls to the controversial natural gas drilling process known as hydraulic fracturing, or “fracking.”.
Posted: October 15, 2018, 7:07 pm
Protesters try to stop fracking at Cuadrilla site ... gathered outside energy firm Cuadrilla's site ahead of the start of the hydraulic fracturing process.
Posted: October 15, 2018, 6:22 pm
The controversial mining process known as hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, extracts gas from shale rock by injecting fluid at high pressure into shale ...
Posted: October 15, 2018, 5:37 pm
The wastewater byproducts of hydraulic fracturing are extremely hazardous. While fracking is not currently taking place in New Jersey, it is occurring in ...
Posted: October 15, 2018, 5:37 pm
Protestors have been out in force this morning as oil and gas company Cuadrilla starts fracking or hydraulic fracturing, at Preston New Road in ...
Posted: October 15, 2018, 5:03 pm
The company that will go ahead with the fracking, Cuadrilla Resources, confirmed on Friday that it planned to go ahead with hydraulic fracturing ...
Posted: October 15, 2018, 5:03 pm
Hydraulic fracturing, known as fracking, is a process in which water and chemicals are injected into rocks at high pressure to extract gas. While plans ...
Posted: October 15, 2018, 5:03 pm
Fracking has begun in Britain for the first time since drilling caused ... “Hydraulic fracturing of both horizontal exploration wells is expected to last three ...
Posted: October 15, 2018, 4:18 pm
Fracking has begun in England for the first time since it was linked to ... Energy firm Cuadrilla said it had started hydraulic fracturing at Preston New ...
Posted: October 15, 2018, 4:07 pm
Fracking begins in UK for 1st time since 2011 ... Hydraulic fracturing had been stalled in the country after two earthquakes in the same area led to legal ...
Posted: October 15, 2018, 4:07 pm