I'm going to list my three five favorite things about this Daily Beast article. Can You Silence a Child? Inside the Hallowich Case by Caitlin Dickson Sep 1, 2013 4:45 AM EDT 1. I love the way the fracking scam is summed up in the first … [Read more...]
Judge questions judge’s handling of high-profile gas case
Today is January 18th, the day a judge in Pennsylvania would hear arguments about whether the non-disclosure agreement, NDA, between Stephanie and Chris Hallowich and Range Resources, MarkWest Energy Partners and Williams Gas/Laurel Mountain … [Read more...]
Will the Hallowich fracking non-disclosure duck tape come undone?
Remember this: Photos: A Dream Dashed by the Rush on Gas Story: A Dream Dashed by the Rush on Gas Just when you thought it was all over, there's a new twist... The three reports I've seen all differ slightly. It seems a reporter objected to … [Read more...]
Williams violated the Clean Air Act in Argyle!
Bad neighbor Williams harming public health and safety in Argyle. … [Read more...]
Williams Production: Putting profits before people
Any company that would install a gas processing plant right in the backyards of a rural neighborhood, is not going to pay attention to warnings from regulators or concerns about public health and safety. In PA a Williams compressor station … [Read more...]
Recipe: How to make a fracking insurgent
Yesterday, I told you that fracking insurgents are not born they are created. Here is one recipe to create fracking insurgents. One professional liar. One heaping scoop of campaign money. Mix well then sprinkle liberally with stinky, rotten … [Read more...]
Williams Production spills #fracking AGAIN at Cummings well in Flower Mound
Last Thursday Williams Spilliams had another spill at the Cummings site in Flower Mound. Does anyone know how many spills at this site now? Is anyone keeping track? I've lost count. Town reports fluid spill at drilling site Approximately 450 … [Read more...]
Williams Energy, my heart beats for you!
Dear Williams Energy Gulf Coast LP-A., you bring a tear to my eye and make my heart race. And there's also some coughing and weird skin blisters involved. Tonight I attended a community meeting in Argyle to discuss "Next Steps" in their efforts to … [Read more...]
Argyle Central made me sick Friday
Friday I took a reporter on a tour of the Barnett Shale. I always take reporters to see Williams' gas processing plant on Jeter because it's incredibly shocking to see this kind of heavy industrial process right in people's backyards. We took some … [Read more...]
Williams Production pays off fracked families
In late 2007, Williams Production was fracking a well in Grandview, Texas. Residents experienced the typical water pressure issues and ended up with toxic water that killed animals, smelled bad and caused rashes. This was reported in the FW Weekly by … [Read more...]
Who ya gonna call? Barnett Shale emergencies.
Who do you call when there is an emergency situation at a Barnett Shale gas facility? Have you ever noticed there are no emergency numbers? The first responders can't help unless the facility blows up. Who do you call when there is a massive release … [Read more...]