Quake-Prone Kansas Hit By Dozens Of Temblors Since March Due To FrackingThe U.S. Geological Survey says two earthquakes were recorded in Kansas during the Memorial Day weekend, bringing the total to nine earthquakes in May.
California Farmer Sues Oil Companies For Allegedly Contaminating Water Supply, Killing CropsA California farmer's irrigation water contained the very same salty compounds found in wastewater produced by dozens of nearby oil wells.
Trump Administration Approves Keystone XL PipelinePresident Donald Trump declared it a "great day for American jobs" on Friday as he formally green-lighted the Keystone XL pipeline.
Sioux Tribe Vows To Fight Army Approval Of Dakota Access PipelineThe Standing Rock Sioux tribe is promising a legal battle after the Army Corps of Engineers said it's clearing the way for completion of the Dakota Access oil pipeline.
Trump Signs Orders To Advance Keystone, Dakota PipelinesPresident Donald Trump signed orders Tuesday to advance the construction of the Keystone XL and Dakota Access oil pipelines.
Easement Denied For Dakota Access Oil Pipeline By Army Corps Of EngineersThe U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says it won’t grant an easement for the Dakota Access oil pipeline in southern North Dakota.
After New Rules, Fewer Man-Made Earthquakes Strike OklahomaThe rate of earthquakes in Oklahoma has dropped dramatically since late May, when the state limited wastewater injections into energy wells, an Associated Press statistical analysis shows.
Oakland Councilwoman Kaplan Heading To N. Dakota To Support Standing Rock Pipeline ProtestOakland City Councilwoman Rebecca Kaplan will spend a week at the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation in North Dakota to support tribal rights and access to clean water.
New Stress Maps Could End Earthquakes Induced By Oilfield Wastewater InjectionScientists have created new maps that can help oil and gas developers stop inducing earthquakes.
Santa Clara County Supervisors Back Moratorium On Dakota PipelineThe Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors Tuesday passed a resolution that supports a moratorium on building the Dakota Access Pipeline.
Study: Drilling May Have Caused Deadly 1933 LA QuakeNew research suggests oil drilling decades ago may have triggered earthquakes in the Los Angeles region, including the 1933 quake that killed more than 100 people.
San Francisco Tops Nation In Price Of GasThe average price of gasoline has jumped by six cents over the past two weeks to $2.37 a gallon for regular grade.