Attached is a list of endorsements by the Joint Landowners Coalition of New York, Inc. for several important elections. Each candidate we have endorsed has shown a commitment to landowner rights and energy development and is vital in moving our agenda forward. Our endorsements signal the JLCNY’s strong belief that we should support those candidates who stand up for our rights in the face of [ ... ]Read More..
Pennsylvania State Senator Gene Yaw is contemplating filing a bill to stop any fracked gas from PA from being transported to NY. New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo may have started a peeing match he’ll end up losing, by denying permission to build the Constitution Pipeline. At a midstream (i.e. pipeline) conference held yesterday in Pennsylvania, one of the speakers, Pennsylvania Se [ ... ]Read More..
The lengths to which some warmists will go to blame natural gas for methane issues is amazing but there’s NOAA denying the industry isn’t the issue. NOAA–the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration–contains some of the biggest kool-aid drinking man-made global warming fanatics on the planet. So we found it interesting that the mighty NOAA has just released new rese [ ... ]Read More..
WASHINGTON — A utility regulator in Pennsylvania says the Cuomo administration’s lack of urgency toward building pipelines could create a “complete disaster” in power generation. At a natural gas conference in Washington on Tuesday, commissioner Robert Powelson of the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission criticized New York’s cautious approach on pipeline capacity, [ ... ]Read More..
Maryland’s long-awaited fracking regulations would ban drilling in three watersheds in Western Maryland and require extensive safeguards around drilling sites, protections that Secretary of the Environment Ben H. Grumbles called “the most stringent” in the country. The proposed regulations, which the state unveiled Monday, also would allow fracking closer to homes and private we [ ... ]Read More..
Joseph Percoco, once known as Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s political and physical muscle man and one of the most powerful figures in New York State, will face as-yet unspecified federal charges tomorrow courtesy of crusading U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara, the Wall Street Journal reports.Read More..
Percoco Charged with Taking More than $315,000 in Bribes; Kaloyeros Charged with Fraud in Connection with the Buffalo Billion Program Preet Bharara, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, Adam Cohen, Special Agent-in-Charge of the Buffalo Field Office of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (“FBI”), and Shantelle P. Kitchen, the Special Agent in Charge [ ... ]Read More..
New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has gotten nearly $264,000 in campaign donations from monied individuals with ties to lawyers and environmentalists backing the Democratic prosecutor’s global warming investigation. Schneiderman, who’s been investigating whether or not ExxonMobil misled shareholders and the public about global warming, has gotten campaign contributions from [ ... ]Read More..
Governor Andrew Cuomo’s legacy is looking to be Upstate New York’s death rattle as he strips away the few natural advantages the region enjoys. Throughout history, from our hunter/gather fore bearers to our Twittering millennials, the most powerful market signal – and nothing else comes close – is where people choose to live . . . or leave. It’s human nature. When [ ... ]Read More..
On Earth Day, environmentalists cheered as New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s Department of Environmental Conservation denied a crucial permit for the $750 million Constitution natural gas pipeline. The move by the DEC, which had already banned high-volume hydraulic fracturing in the state in 2014, killed the ambitious project, which was designed to bring the spoils of gas wells in Pennsylvania to [ ... ]Read More..
Politics is often little more than pure cynicism. The New York energy game provides a perfect illustration. Nothing is what it seems. New York’s Governor Corruptocrat, Andrew Cuomo, is as cynical a politician as has ever occupied such a high position. He is utterly without shame. This is nowhere more evident than in the way he’s played the New York energy game. A series of recent [ ... ]Read More..
A recent study from a prestigious economic research organization concludes what many energy industry officials have long said: Expansion of intermittent wind and solar power stills need backup from electricity generated by natural gas. The Massachusetts-based National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), which over the years has been associated with 25 Nobel Prize winners in economics, recently pu [ ... ]Read More..
We’re at a time of deeply ambitious plans for clean energy growth. Two of the U.S.’s largest states by population, California and New York, have both mandated that power companies get fully 50 percent of their electricity from renewable sources by the year 2030. Only, there’s a problem: Because of the particular nature of clean energy sources like solar and wind, you can&rs [ ... ]Read More..
The oil and gas boom is reducing U.S. greenhouse gas emissions, Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz said Monday. "The increased production of oil and natural gas in the United States has, obviously, been a major story in terms of our economy, and also our environment," Moniz said at a field hearing in Seattle convened by Sen. Maria Cantwell of Washington, the top Democrat on the Senate Energy and Natur [ ... ]Read More..
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- Williams Has the Edge in Constitution Gas Pipeline Permit Case
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- Pricey NY nuclear plan to get vote
- U.S. frackers surprise themselves as tweaks keep adding barrels
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- House GOP subpoenas Dem state AGs in Exxon climate probe
- American Manufacturing, Re-energized
- Rebekah Vicknair: Fracking is not polluting wells
- Voice of the Reader: Asthma, fracking link dubious
- The Fabulous Future Fracking Has Unleashed
- Researchers Retract Findings Regarding The Health Risks Of “Fracking”
- Backlash against big wind: Booing Sierra Clubbers in Pennsylvania
- Solar Leases and Gratitude For Donations!
- NY Lawmakers Ask Gov. Cuomo to Ban New Fossil Fuel Infrastructure Description: Barbara Lifton
- Fractivist Echo Chamber Implodes
- NYS scrambles to answer for gas-friendly report
- UALA Bulletin July 4, 2016
- Obama administration’s fracking rules struck down by federal judge
- Natural Gas Double-Talk from Cuomo: More Duplicity
- An Atlantic Sunrise for Both Rural and Urban Economies
- Another New York Pipeline Debacle in the Works?
- Investors are pulling out of the Buffalo Billion project amid corruption probe