The Toxic Chemical Spill Crisis in West Virginia Will Happen Again. Here’s Why (video)

By: Thursday January 16, 2014 6:15 pm

When a massive chemical spill happens that contaminates the water supply and leaves over 300,00 people in West Virginia without water to drink, bathe or even brush their teeth – when a dangerous event that throws a whole area of the country into an existential crisis happens, one wants to believe that state and local officials in every part of the country are paying close attention to learn from this crisis to see to it that it be averted in their communities.

 

Shale Gas Export Boom: Planned All Along?

By: Friday May 4, 2012 3:10 pm

The race is on, full-steam ahead for the United States shale gas industry [PDF] in its quest to pipe and export gas obtained via the hydraulic fracturing process to lucrative global markets.

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