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  • Scientists convinced of tie between earthquakes and drilling

    With the evidence coming in from one study after another, scientists are now more certain than ever that oil and gas drilling is causing hundreds upon hundreds of earthquakes across the U.S. So far, the quakes have been mostly small and have done...
  • N.E. Governors Change Course On Paying For Energy Projects

    N.E. Governors Change Course On Paying For Energy Projects
    HARTFORD — The five New England governors at a closed-door energy meeting Thursday updated their agreement to pursue major investments in natural gas pipelines and transmission wires. Investments in the billions of dollars are needed, they say, to...
  • South L.A. residents protest noise, odors from drilling site near USC

    South L.A. residents protest noise, odors from drilling site near USC
    South Los Angeles residents marched and rallied Thursday to protest noise, odors and other day-to-day irritants from an oil drilling site west of the University of Southern California campus. “No one should have to endure this in their...
  • Letters to the editor

    Proposed standard for furnaces inadvisable The U.S. Department of Energy is proposing new energy efficiency standards for natural gas furnaces that would increase customer costs, energy usage and emissions. We believe this is the exact opposite of...
  • Quake experts think fracking maps may predict future temblors

    WASHINGTON As earthquakes triggered by oil and gas operations shake the heartland, the federal government is scrambling to predict how strong the quakes will get and where they'll strike. The U.S. Geological Survey released maps Thursday that show 17...
  • Man-made earthquakes increasing in central and eastern U.S., study finds

    Man-made earthquakes increasing in central and eastern U.S., study finds
    For the first time, the U.S. Geological Survey has unveiled a map of earthquakes thought to be triggered by human activity in the eastern and central United States. Oklahoma is by far the worst-hit state recently, according to the USGS study released...
  • Around Town: Looking at drought's effect on state's Central Valley

    It’s easy to treat California’s drought as a weather-induced problem, but when you travel through the Central Valley, you’ll find another analysis. For the uninitiated, Harris Ranch, a popular Spanish-tiled hotel complex on the I-5, with...
  • Trees planted at Sunrise Park to mark Earth Day

    What better symbolizes good stewardship of natural resources than newly planted trees? Annually, April 22, marks Earth Day, a commemorative day when people around the world show support for environmental protection. In Suffield, over the past three...
  • NY mill to get natural gas by truck after scrapping pipeline

    After cost increases scuttled plans for a natural gas pipeline beneath Lake Champlain, a northern New York paper company is going to get its natural gas by truck. NG Advantage, based in Colchester, Vermont, says it has signed a contract to deliver...
  • Trustees stress damage of prolonged pollution on NY river

    Government trustees assessing damage to the Hudson River from prolonged PCB contamination on Thursday stressed the widespread harm to its fish as a final season of dredging looms. The updated fisheries report released by the Hudson River Natural...
  • Halliburton says has cut 9,000 jobs in wake of oil's drop

    Halliburton says has cut 9,000 jobs in wake of oil's drop
    Halliburton Co. has cut 9,000 jobs — more than 10 percent of its workforce — in about six months and is considering more cost-cutting moves as falling oil prices sap demand for its drilling help. Halliburton executives disclosed the job...