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2010-06-07 14:46:00

Order Follows 16-Hour Gas Well Leak in Clearfield County; Comprehensive Investigation Gets Underway HARRISBURG, Pa., June 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Environmental Protection today ordered EOG Resources Inc.

2010-06-04 13:44:00

EOG Resources Well Released Fracking Fluid, Natural Gas for 16 Hours HARRISBURG, Pa., June 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Department of Environmental Protection Secretary John Hanger said today that his agency intends to investigate aggressively the circumstances surrounding a blowout at a Marcellus Shale natural gas well in Lawrence Township, Clearfield County, and take the appropriate enforcement action. At approximately 8 p.m.

2010-05-26 12:52:00

DALLAS, May 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A proposal asking ExxonMobil to disclose what it is doing to reduce risks from toxic chemicals in natural gas drilling, and consider alternatives, won support today from holders of 26.3 percent of the company's shares - the latest indication of investors' concerns about hydraulic fracturing's threat to drinking water, public health and shareholder value. The level of support was five times the typical level for a first-time environmental resolution.

2010-05-20 12:05:00

Resolution Demands Disclosure and Risk Reduction SAN FRANCISCO, May 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As concern grows about the use of toxic chemicals in natural gas drilling, investors are pushing energy companies to disclose what they are doing to reduce risks to drinking water, public health, and shareholder value.

2010-04-13 11:25:00

DALLAS, April 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Tonight's "Dan Rather Reports" travels to the western U.S. this week to investigate a revolution in drilling technology, meant to harvest the nation's vast reserves of natural gas found in shale rock.

2009-06-24 08:13:00

UPLAND, Calif., June 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- RG Global (OTC Bulletin Board: RGBL), on Tuesday, June 16th, 2009 held an informative meeting with the EPA (Environmental Protection Agency) and DEQ (Department of Environmental Quality) to discuss the benefits of their proprietary DynIX(TM) technology water treatment system.

2009-06-09 15:33:00

WASHINGTON, June 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a move that recent studies suggest could result in thousands of lost jobs, billions in foregone taxpayer revenue, and massive amounts of American energy left in the ground, U.S. Reps.

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