June 2016 Fracking Report

  Updates from our last Fracking Report: Colorado: Ballot #78 Would Ban Drilling in Over 90% of the State Maryland: Town in Garrett County Working to Uphold Fracking Ban Pennsylvania: New Unconventional Fracking Regulations Signed into Law This month’s June report also focuses on high risk states, where local governments continue their fight to ban… More »

February/March 2016 Fracking Report

  New this month: California: Carson City Considers Fracking Ban Colorado: Adams County Votes to End Permit Moratorium Florida: More Counties Vote in Support of Fracking Bans Pennsylvania: New Budget Proposal Ignites Another Natural Gas Tax Debate Ohio: Court Rejects Community Bill of Rights

January 2016 Fracking Report

New this month: California: Regulators Impose Moratorium on Aliso Canyon Natural Gas Colorado: Colorado Regulators Approve Local Control Rules Florida: Local Governments Continue to Oppose Fracking in Their Communities New Mexico: Sandoval County Planning and Zoning Board Recommends Against Fracking Permit Oklahoma: Oklahoma Corporation Commission Orders Reduced Injection Well Volumes

December 2015 Fracking Report

  New this month: California: Farmers and environmental groups are suing Kern County over its new expedited oil and gas permit approval process. Colorado: Activist group proposes 11 ballot measures to restrict or ban fracking statewide; Colorado Supreme Court considers arguments on local bans in Longmont and Fort Collins. Florida: House bill in support of… More »