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New York Activists Visit Albany To Protest The Latest LNG Regulations

October 30, 2013 // 0 Comments

  On October 30, 2013, New Yorkers from across the state rallied outside of  the Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) in Albany  to protest its latest regulations on Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG). The proposed regulations would lift a moratorium on LNG that followed a major explosion and death of 40 workers in Staten Island in 1973.The new regulations, or, more aptly, the lack thereof, would give a green light for the oil and gas industry to potentially build out a massive infrastructure for fracking, a delivery system designed to reap huge profits from the export of fracked [...]

NEWS BRIEF: New York Activists Oppose The Latest LNG Regulations

October 30, 2013 // 0 Comments

On October 30, 2013, New Yorkers from across the state rallied outside of the Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) in Albany to protest its latest regulations on Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG). The proposed regulations would lift a moratorium on LNG that followed a major explosion and death of 40 workers in Staten Island in 1973.The new regulations, or, more aptly, the lack thereof, would give a green light for the oil and gas industry to potentially build out a massive infrastructure for fracking, a delivery system designed to reap huge profits from the export of fracked gas to [...]

Daryl Hannah Delivers The Goods

August 22, 2013 // 0 Comments

  On August 22, 2013 a coalition of environmental groups under the umbrella organization, Americans Against Fracking, assembled in front of the White House with comments from almost 650,000 people against fracking on public lands in this country. Daryl Hannah was one of the participants in the rally and subsequent march to the Department of Interior to deliver these [...]

Setting The Record Straight On NJ State Senator Cardinale

July 18, 2013 // 0 Comments

New Jersey State Senator Gerald Cardinale (R), representing the 39th Legislative District, has a record of supporting fracking and the infrastructure of pipelines and compressor stations that are causing damage to the health of New Jersey residents and to the environment. On June 26, 2013, a group of environmental activists made an unannounced visit to his legislative office in Cresskill, to spotlight Senator Cardinale’s role in obstructing a shift to sustainable energy, and in denying the validity of climate change. As it turned out, Cardinale, who is a dentist by profession, was away [...]