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Energy East changing hearing process after Montreal 2016 protest

Energy East changing hearing process after Montreal 2016 protest

Four board members to make changes to hearing process with public and Indigenous input The National Energy Board (NEB) is gathering input from Indigenous peoples and the public to help shape changes to hearing process and other engagement activities for Energy East and Eastern Mainline projects until July 15, according to a press release. Relevant findings from  engagement […]

State AGs’ ‘Al Gore problem’ revealed in district court hearing today

State AGs’ ‘Al Gore problem’ revealed in district court hearing today

#ExxonKnew activist Naomi Oreskes admitted she’s been working closely with Attorney General Schneiderman on his investigation By Katie Brown, PhD, EnergyInDepth The politics of the #ExxonKnew campaign took center stage in U.S. District Court today as attorneys for Exxon Mobil requested injunctive relief from Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey’s subpoena for company records. Healey’s office […]

By September 20, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Hearing highlights how costly methane regulations yield little benefit

Hearing highlights how costly methane regulations yield little benefit

Natural gas reduced carbon emissions and harmful pollutants, sulfur dioxide, nitrogen oxide and fine particulate matter By Seth Whitehead, EnergyInDepth The consensus was nearly unanimous at Thursday’s House Science Committeee Environment Subcommittee hearing – appropriately titled “A Solution in Search of a Problem” – that the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) methane regulations would place enormous costs on oil and […]

By September 16, 2016 0 Comments Read More →