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Frack Us Here, Send it There

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By Aaron Mintzes

March 27, 2014

Today, the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, under the new Chairmanship of Louisiana Senator Mary Landrieu, held a hearing entitled, “Importing Energy, Exporting Jobs: Can It Be Reversed?”

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Tagged with: fracking, lng, exports, lng exports, cove point, senate energy and natural resources


EPA Issues Guidance on Fracking with Diesel: An Oversight Step in the Right Direction

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By Aaron Mintzes

February 13, 2014

Tuesday, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) delivered their final Guidance to their regional offices for regulating hydraulic fracturing with diesel fuel. Our story dates back to 2005 when then Vice President Dick Cheney gathered his former employer Halliburton and a number of other energy companies behind closed doors to hammer out what would become the Energy Policy Act of 2005.

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Tagged with: fracking, epa, hydraulic fracturing, safe drinking water act, halliburton loophole, diesel, guidance, underground injection control


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