Maryland's GOP Gov. Backslides On Past Support For Fracking

Energy | Chris White
Maryland governor Larry Hogan speaks during a press conference in Baltimore, Maryland April 28, 2015. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

‘Environmental risks of fracking simply outweigh any potential benefits’

The Environmentalist War On Science

Opinion | Jeff Stier
Pumpjacks taken out of production temporarily stand idle at a Hess site while new wells are fracked near Williston, North Dakota November 12, 2014. Falling oil prices have yet to spoil North Dakota's party, with billions of investment dollars still flowing for new wells and pipelines, apartments and shopping centers, a tacit bet the third energy boom in the state's history is just getting started. Picture taken November 12, 2014. REUTERS/Andrew Cullen (UNITED STATES - Tags: BUSINESS COMMODITIES ENERGY)

Fracking boosts our economy, strengthens energy independence, and protects our environment.

Kevin O'Leary Would Force Fracking On Canadian Provinces

World | David Krayden
Television personality Kevin O'Leary arrives at the 2015 American Music Awards in Los Angeles, California November 22, 2015. REUTERS/David McNew - RTX1VC6P

‘There’s many tools I have as prime minister, and I will apply them’

Construction Begins On First Private Fracking Site

Energy | Andrew Follett
Oil pump on background of flag of United Kingdom (Shutterstock.com/Anton Watman)

‘Exhaustive environmental impact assessment’

Fracking Gives Average Local Household $1,900 In Benefits Says Study

Energy | Andrew Follett
Landscape image of a oil well pumpjack wiith an early morning golden sunrise and American USA red White and Blue Flag background. (Shutterstock/James BO Insogna)

They get a 10 percent increase in employment too…

The US Is Slashing CO2 Emissions Much More Cost-Effectively Than World, Says Study

Energy | Andrew Follett
A 500ml beaker filled with CO2 infront of a pile of money, representing the business interest behind the Global Warming scare (Shutterstock.com / mikeledray)

‘States with a lot of wind and solar power actually increased CO2 emissions during the study period’

The Oil War Is Over And America Has Won

Opinion | Dan Perkins
Fracking In California Under Spotlight As Some Local Municipalities Issue Bans

Now the Saudis desperately need prices to go up in order to have a chance of survival.

Conserving Nature With Fracking

| Brian Seasholes
A natural gas well is drilled near Canton, in Bradford County, Pennsylvania January 8, 2012. Bradford County is currently ground zero for fracking the Marcellus shale in the Northeastern United States. Shale gas production has skyrocketed in recent years thanks to advances in fracking, which involves injecting a cocktail of water, sand and chemicals into the ground to extract fuel. Picture taken January 8, 2012. REUTERS/Les Stone

Those who truly care about biodiversity should take a closer look at the trade-offs of fracking.

The Suspicious Backers Of The Latest Climate Change Hyperbole

Opinion | Drew Johnson
London, UK. 7th March 2015. EDITORIAL -Time To Act - Campaign for climate change protesters march through the streets of central London, to urge strong action at the Paris climate conference talks. (John Gomez / Shutterstock)

Through a winding and sometimes opaque money trail, some climate activists are financed by Russian authorities interested in undercutting American energy.

EPA Massively Hedges Its Claim That Fracking Causes Earthquakes

Energy | Andrew Follett
A WPX Energy natural gas drilling rig north of Parachute, Colorado, December 9, 2014. The economy of Parachute, with a current population of approximately 1000 people, was devastated when thousands of workers lost their jobs on "Black Sunday" in 1982, after Exxon terminated the Colony Shale Oil Project. The current rise of hydraulic fracking in natural gas retrieval has given a cautious hope to the town's inhabitants, who know market demand and price can effect their local economy. (Reuters/Jim Urquhart)

The rest of the government disagrees with EPA

Are Anti-Frackers Targeting Private Property Rights In Colorado?

Energy | Chris White
A gas company sign marks a fence near the site of the Aliso Canyon storage field in Porter Ranch, California in this January 21, 2016 file photo. California energy officials intent on reopening a major natural gas storage field idled by the nation's worst-ever methane leak have resorted to scare tactics in raising the prospect of looming power outages in Los Angeles, utility critics said April 12, 2016. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson/Files

Initiative 78 would nix more than 90 percent of new fracking wells

UK Committe On Climate Change Approves Fracking, But With Strings Attached

Energy | Craig Boudreau
Local resident Kip Parker demonstrates as police escort a lorry to the drill entrance of a site run by Cuadrilla Resources, in the village of Balcombe in southern England September 3, 2013. Caudrilla Resources's site in the village of Balcombe in rural West Sussex has become a focal point for protesters who oppose fracking, a technique the company has pioneered in the search for shale gas in Britain. REUTERS/Luke MacGregor (BRITAIN)

Our recommendation is to monitor what government does

Why Energy Policy Matters For The California Primary

Opinion | Kathleen Hartnett White

Even if the oil is on private land, California makes it politically difficult to get to it.

Don’t Let The Nuts Keep America’s National Treasure Buried

Opinion | Peter Ferrara
A natural gas well is drilled near Canton, in Bradford County, Pennsylvania January 8, 2012. Bradford County is currently ground zero for fracking the Marcellus shale in the Northeastern United States. Shale gas production has skyrocketed in recent years thanks to advances in fracking, which involves injecting a cocktail of water, sand and chemicals into the ground to extract fuel. Picture taken January 8, 2012. REUTERS/Les Stone

The only documented effect of increased atmospheric CO2 is increased global agricultural output

T. Boone Pickens: You Get Rid Of Oil, You Stop The World

Elections | Chris White

‘You get rid of fossil fuels, and you’ll stop the world’

Exclusive: Anti-Fracking Groups Are Recruiting Greenies To Get Arrested For The Movement

Energy | Chris White
August 4, 2014: Woman at a Moral Monday rally holds a sign protesting fracking amid a gathering crowd of demonstrators on August 4, 2014 in downtown Asheville, NC (J. Bicking / Shutterstock.com)

‘I honestly don’t know what getting arrested accomplishes; it doesn’t seem very productive to me’

State Bans On Hydraulic Fracturing Stymie American Prosperity

Opinion | Randy Simmons and Brian Isom

Residents of New York are being denied, to satisfy the interests of lawmakers and environmental groups.

Bernie Calls Out Hillary's Fracking Record In Lead-Up To NY Primary

Energy | Chris White
Bernie Sanders waves as he arrives to attend a Democratic debate hosted by CNN and New York One at the Brooklyn Navy Yard in New York April 14, 2016. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

‘A danger to the air we breathe’

Why Fracking Matters To The New York Primary

Opinion | Keith Mauck
A natural gas well is drilled near Canton, in Bradford County, Pennsylvania January 8, 2012. Bradford County is currently ground zero for fracking the Marcellus shale in the Northeastern United States. Shale gas production has skyrocketed in recent years thanks to advances in fracking, which involves injecting a cocktail of water, sand and chemicals into the ground to extract fuel. Picture taken January 8, 2012. REUTERS/Les Stone

Although it won’t be on the ballot, the New York primary could become a referendum on fracking.

Greenies Go Wild Over Hillary Clinton's Fracking Flip Flops

Elections | Chris White
Democratic presidential candidate Clinton reacts as Sanders tries to hand her a piece of paper during a Democratic debate in New York

‘Hillary Clinton, where were you when we were fighting for the health of NY to ban fracking? Goldman Sachs? Promoting fracking overseas?’