Monday, November 19, 2012
By Karen DeWitt : NYS Public Radio/WXXI
Gas drilling companies in New York State says they’re “exhausted” by a more than four year long review process on whether to allow hydro fracking in New York, that they say they now fear will drag on into 2013.
Wednesday, September 28, 2011
State environmental regulators formally issued draft regulations on Wednesday for the controversial gas drilling technique known as fracking in the gas-rich Marcellus Shale region of southern New York.
Wednesday, September 07, 2011
New York state regulators is set to release a study Wednesday on the impact of natural gas drilling on communities.
Friday, July 01, 2011
New York's Department of Environmental Conservation has recommended that the moratorium on hydraulic fracturing be lifted outside of state-owned land, the NYC and Syracuse watersheds and within 500 feet of primary acquifers statewide. David Gahl, policy director of Environmental Advocates of New York, discusses the recommendation and the ongoing fracking controversy.
Monday, September 13, 2010
Hundreds of people have turned out in Binghamton for the federal Environmental Protection Agency's final hearings on the natural gas extraction technique of hydraulic fracturing, or fracking.