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  • Texas companies seek approval to probe for oil off Maryland coast

    Texas companies seek approval to probe for oil off Maryland coast
    A Texas company plans to notify local sailing clubs in coming months if its permit is approved to search for oil miles off Maryland's coast, said Richie Miller, executive vice president of Spectrum Geo Inc. Spectrum would identify for sailors buoys that...
  • Court docket: Natural resources violators

     Court docket: Natural resources violators
    Four men cited for hunting violations on Gibson Island this winter were ordered Friday to make donations to a Maryland Department of Natural Resources poaching enforcement program. District Judge Shaem C.P. Spencer also ordered Bryan Webb, 57, of...
  • University of Colorado keeps its fossil fuel investments

    Wind and solar power advocates failed to persuade the University of Colorado's governing Board of Regents Thursday to divest from coal, oil and gas. On a 7-2 vote, the regents upheld their current policy that allows the university financial team to...
  • While drought compels California to take action, rest of the country shouldn't wait

    While the rest of the country may only think about climate change during an extreme weather event or as something our children are going to have to deal with, my home state of California is already facing the effects of climate change and is working...
  • Drinks, dinners, favors helped PG&E lobbyist build PUC ties, emails show

     Drinks, dinners, favors helped PG&E lobbyist build PUC ties, emails show
    Former Pacific Gas & Electric Co. chief lobbyist Brian Cherry was a master at schmoozing with state regulators. A can-do political operative, Cherry always had a ready joke or a sympathetic ear for top officials and managers at the California Public...
  • Study links swarm of quakes in Texas to natural gas drilling

    With real-time monitors, scientists have linked a swarm of small earthquakes west of Fort Worth, Texas, to nearby natural gas wells and wastewater injection. In 84 days from November 2013 to January 2014, the area around Azle, Texas, shook with 27...
  • Oil drilling most likely cause of 2013 earthquakes in N. Texas, scientists conclude

    DALLAS Oil and gas operations most likely caused dozens of earthquakes that began rattling the North Texas towns of Azle and Reno in November 2013, a group of scientists has concluded in a paper that all but rules out natural causes. The study, led by...
  • Idaho officials approve plan to protect sage grouse habitat

    Idaho officials approved a plan Tuesday to protect habitat for greater sage grouse on state endowment lands as part of an effort to avoid a federal listing of the bird under the Endangered Species Act. Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter and four other statewide...
  • Nuclear energy must be a part of environmental protection plan

    Nuclear energy must be a part of environmental protection plan
    I believe that climate change is the biggest global environmental challenge, and that developing and deploying clean-energy sources is critical to the long-term health and economic security of this country. This summer, the Environmental Protection Agency...
  • Oklahoma geology group links earthquakes to oil waste wells

    The Oklahoma Geological Survey said Tuesday it is "very likely" that most of the state's recent earthquakes were triggered by the subsurface injection of wastewater from oil and natural gas drilling operations. Geologists have been studying the cause...
  • Townships should oppose PennEast pipeline

    Townships should oppose PennEast pipeline
    Morning Call reporter Christina Tatu's story, "Pipeline route moved away from Moore Elementary, but not Lower Nazareth Elementary," illustrates why townships should pass resolutions opposing the PennEast pipeline plan. PennEast spokeswoman Patricia...