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The Latest On: Fracking

June 2, 2015 | Case

Defending The BLM’s New Fracking Rules

BLM’s regulations governing important aspects of oil and gas extraction, including well integrity and waste management, had not been updated since 1988.

May 12, 2015 | Blog Post

Texas Bans Fracking Bans

If signed into law by the governor, the Lone Star State will undo decades of local regulation protecting communities from fracking, including at least 27 drilling bans.

May 6, 2015 | Blog Post

Yet Another Explosive Wake-Up Call

Two crude-by-rail accidents earlier this month highlight the urgent need to regulate this dangerous mode of oil transportation, which threatens communities along the tracks.


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