Keystone XL Veto Could Make A Case Against FrackingThe move to veto showcases the Obama administration’s focus on climate change and sheds light on the growing concerns over fracking.
Defying GOP, Obama Vetoes Keystone XL Pipeline BillDefying the Republican-run Congress, President Barack Obama rejected a bill Tuesday to approve construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline, wielding his veto power for only the third time in his presidency.
U-M Releases Report Detailing Options For Fracking In MichiganA detailed draft analysis of policy options for hydraulic fracturing — more commonly known as fracking — has been released by the University of Michigan.
Congressional Democrats Seek To Step Up Fracking OversightDemocrats on a congressional oversight panel are stepping up their investigation into how well states are regulating the disposal of oil and gas waste, citing continuing public concern about the potential environmental and health risks of hydraulic fracturing.
Fracking On The Discussion Table At W. Bloomfield Township Meeting WednesdayThe township supervisor is calling on lawmakers to change current Michigan law that does not permit local governments to ban or even regulate gas and oil drilling.
Michigan Updates Oil, Gas 'Fracking' RegulationsThe state Department of Environmental Quality has updated its regulations of hydraulic fracturing or "fracking," a technique for extracting natural gas and oil from deep underground.
Study: New Gas Development Boom Unlikely In Mich.Low prices for gas and high costs of retrieving it from deep rock offer little incentive for major development.
Michigan Cites Company For Fracking-Related SpillThe state Department of Environmental Quality this week issued a violation notice to Encana Oil and Gas.
State Lawmakers Want A Crackdown On FrackingProposed legislation would tighten regulation on a process known as "fracking."
Drinking Dirty Water: Is America's Water Safety In Jeopardy?Despite the Safe Drinking Water Act, you and your family may be drinking dirty water.
Protesters Rally During State Of The State AddressPat Hartzel traveled to Lansing to voice her opposition to fracking, a process of extracting natural gas from miles underground through high-volume horizontal hydraulic fracturing.