Five years of Shale Gas: Public Health Impacts

Five years of Shale Gas: Public Health Impacts

The evidence is now clear Five years ago, American Journal of Public Health  published an article discussing the potential harm to the environment and human health from horizontal drilling and high volume hydraulic fracturing of shale. At that time the USA were...
GEAI calls for study of Public Health impacts of Fracking

GEAI calls for study of Public Health impacts of Fracking

GEAI members are very concerned about the recent revelations concerning the main contractor (CDM Smith Ireland) of the EPA-led research on Fracking, as published in an article by Ronan McGreevy in today’s Irish Times. “The confirmation of strong links between...
An inspiring meeting in Glenfarne

An inspiring meeting in Glenfarne

Three leaders of the New York Campaign against Fracking – Julia Walsh, Renee Vogelsang and John Armstrong – told the story of their success in getting a review of the Public Health impacts of Fracking by the New York State Department of Health, followed by...
Fracking by the numbers

Fracking by the numbers

How big is the fracking industry? Environment America have produced a report which gives a startling picture of the extent of fracking in US and some of the impacts caused by this industry.  [Download report] “Fracking by the Numbers” needs wide...