Tag: Marcellus

The Marcellus Shale Gas boom has been impacting the lives of many in WV and PA

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Action Alerts WVEC June 21, 2022
Two actions you can take to help protect West Virginia’s environment!
Action #1: Urge Lawmakers to Solve Abandoned Mine Lands Crisis Without Gouging WV Taxpayers! Action #2: It’s Back - Marcellus Academy 2022 on July 22 and 23 More
Issues: FrackingMarcellusReclamation
BlogGallery Mary Wildfire October 20, 2015
Marcellus Tour Report
Thirteen people gathered on Sunday, October 11th for a tour of Marcellus drilling sites in Wetzel County. More
Issues: FrackingMarcellus
Action Alerts WVEC October 6, 2015
Marcellus Tour 2015 – Sunday, October 11
See Marcellus Gas Up Close And Personal. We will visit areas in Wetzel County where some of West Virginia’s most intense gas drilling and development have been going on for several years. More
Issues: FrackingMarcellus
Newsletter article Rob Goodwin March 19, 2015
We live to fight another day as the 2015 Legislative Session Wraps Up
The 2015 Legislative Session ended late Saturday night with several major bills getting killed in the final hours. The majority of the bills that died in the final hours were bad bills as the climate this session was not very conducive to even getting good bills on the agenda. There were a few major bills that consumed the majority of the lobby team’s time this session being the Coal Jobs and Safety Act, Category A Protections for the Kanawha River, HB 2004 the Anti-Clean Power Plan bill, and SB423 the roll back of the tank bill. Of these bills Category A protections for the Kanawha River and the WVDHHR Source Water Protection Planning Rules were of the few bills we could actually encourage a yes vote on. More
Issues: Aboveground tanksCoalMarcellusNet metering
Action Alerts WVEC May 28, 2013
WVEC Notice: Invitation to Marcellus Academy 2013, July 13-14 in Buckhannon, WV
West Virginia Environmental Council Notice May 28, 2013        WVEC Alerts Archive ANNOUNCEMENT OF EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY Presented by the WV Sierra Club MARCELLUS ACADEMY 2013 A Weekend of Presentations and Workshops on Marcellus Shale Gas Drilling July 13-14, 2013 at WV Wesleyan College in Buckhannon, WV You are cordially invited to attend a special weekend workshop […] More
Issues: Marcellus
Action Alerts WVEC April 4, 2013
Action Alert Regarding: DEP Horizontal Well Control Act Rule
West Virginia Environmental Council Action Alert April 4, 2013 Regarding:  DEP Horizontal Well Control Act Rule PLEASE CONTACT MEMBERS OF HOUSE JUDICIARY TODAY.  The DEP RULE Bundle (SB 243) may be on the agenda this Friday or Monday.  The “Halliburton” amendment adopted by the Senate Energy, Industry & Mining (EIM) Committee weakens the “trade secrets” […] More
Issues: DEPDrillingMarcellusWater