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Environmental WeeklyNews March 18, 2016

March 26, 2016 // 0 Comments

This Week’s Contents, as reported by Ken Gale and Charlie Olson: -Japanese People & Court Help Shut Down Nuclear Plant…Ken Gale (0:59 – 1:57) -Methane Pipeline Vibrations: Harmful or Not?….Ken Gale…..( 1:59 – 5:22) -Upcoming Events: Safe Energy Summit: End Nuclear Power Now….Ken Gale…..(5:23 – 5:45) -An Excerpt From The Indian Point Eleven’s Court House Press Conference of Tuesday 3-8-2016…..(5:47 – 14:16) WITH……Marilyn Elie-Moderator Marty Stolar-National Lawyers Guild Gary Shaw-Indian Point Safe Energy [...]

Resisting the Constitution Pipeline: A Family’s Fight to Protect Their Land

February 16, 2016 // 0 Comments

Catherine and Megan Holleran, the owners of this land, along with Alex Lotorto, from Energy Justice Network, who is assisting the family, explain their fight against Eminent Domain usage by the Constitution Pipeline, the courts and the state of Pennsylvania. Their property is in New Milford Township, Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania and is “on” the pathway of the 124 mile route between Montrose, Pa. and Albany, NY, of this pipeline. They have not given their permission to the Constitution Pipeline for the use of their land for this purpose and are being forced to allow it to [...]

Spending time in a controversial camp that’s blocking tar-sands pipelines

August 25, 2015 // 0 Comments

Original article by Grist The Unist’ot’en Camp, an indigenous-led pipeline blockade in remote, mountainous central British Columbia, is permeated with the savory smell of bear poutine pizza — shredded bear meat, homemade French fries, green onions, and cheese on a scratch whole wheat crust. Ambrose Williams, a member of the nearby Gitxsan nation, is cooking dinner tonight for his partner Erin’s birthday. Because it’s a special occasion, someone has ventured down into the work-in-progress root cellar to excavate a jar of spicy dill pickles made from cucumbers grown in the camp [...]

200 Rally in Support of First Ten ‘WE ARE SENECA LAKE’ Arrested Protesters

November 15, 2014 // 0 Comments

200 Rally in Support of First Ten ‘WE ARE SENECA LAKE’ Arrested Protesters Arraignment; One Goes to Jail, Other Nine Returning to Court on November 19th 9 out of 10 of the Seneca Lake Defenders who were arrested on 10/29 were ordered to return to court on Nov 19. The 10th, Dwain Wilder, pled guilty to trespass, and was sentenced to 15 days in jail in Watkins Glen — where he is right now. Let’s write to him! Please use his full name to make sure it reaches him. All mail is screened before he’ll see it: Alvin Dwain Wilder, Inmate Schuyler County Jail 106 Tenth St, Unit 2 Watkins [...]

Town of Reading Court Appearance for Kenneth Fogarty and Bob Henrie

November 15, 2014 // 0 Comments

We Are Seneca Lake     Court Appearance for Bob Henrie and Kenneth Fogarty on November 12, 2014, two of the fifteen people who engaged in civil disobedience on November 3, to blockade the entrance gates of Crestwood, in Watkins Glen. No LPG storage in the salt caverns of Seneca Lake. Judge Norman recused himself because he is an employee of Crestwood. Bob and Kenneth will both have to return and appear next Wednesday, November19, 2014 before Judge [...]

We Are Seneca Lake

October 24, 2014 // 0 Comments

Video By Bryan Root   WE Are Seneca Lake   Published on Oct 23, 2014 The Texas-based energy corporation, Crestwood Midstream, is moving forward with plans to store highly pressurized, explosive gas in abandoned salt caverns on the west shore of Seneca Lake, despite documented instability of the salt caverns and concern over impacts to water quality and public safety. Construction is slated to begin October 24th. Learn more about the projects and their risks. Salt cavern gas storage is part of a coordinated effort to build out massive infrastructure throughout the Northeast for [...]

Howie Hawkins – Citizen Gas Tour – Ray’s Bad Water

October 13, 2014 // 3 Comments

From the Gas lands in Pennsylvania with Vera Scroggins   Howie Hawkins, running for Gov. of New York on Green Party Ticket….attends a Citizen Gas Tour, where I take him to gas sites next to homes, on farms and he meets families with contaminated water near gas drilling….Susquehanna County, Pa.. The Gas Company is Cabot Oil and Gas and there are six other gas companies in our county. 1,000 gas wells so far and 39 Compressor Stations so [...]

ETV WeeklyNews: August 11, 2014

August 24, 2014 // 0 Comments

ETV WeeklyNews: August 11, 2014 -Journalists: John P. Duffy, Jr., Charlie Olson and Ken Gale -Introduction………………….(00:04 – 00:45) -Order Of Topics…………….(00:47 – 00:58) -Duke Energy: Stop Acting Like Toddlers And Clean Up Your Mess………..(00:59 – 09:34) -People’s Climate March Discussion: Ken Gale of Eco-Logic (99.5 FM WBAI) and Natalie Mc Clellan………(09:35 – 12:18) -Food And Water Watch’s Two Campaigns:…….(12:19 – 23:22) -Community Supported [...]