Pollution from shale gas development is a direct threat to our air, water, climate, and health. Our communities deserve long-term, clean, resilient solutions.

Energy Justice: Shale Initiative brings young organizers to the shalefields of Pennsylvania seeking a just transition to a waste free, emission free energy future.

Pennsylvania College Students Tell Wolf: No New Pipelines, Green Jobs Now

On Monday, students from 19 Pennsylvania colleges and universities delivered a statement to Governor Tom Wolf’s Capitol office demanding no new natural gas pipelines and immediate investment in green jobs. The students are attending Pennsylvania Student Power Spring Break near Harrisburg, an alternative spring break program for students working on social, economic, and environmental justice issues across the state. The… Read more →

Katie McGinty: Bad for the Environment, Health

Pennsylvania Senate candidate Katie McGinty addressed the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia on Thursday, but many voters don’t know about her destructive past. McGinty profoundly supports the practice of hydraulic fracturing, worked to bring “fracking” to Pennsylvania as Secretary of the Department of Environmental Protection, and then left her post to work for the same industry she was in charge of… Read more →

John Quigley’s Fracking Legacy in Pennsylvania

On Friday afternoon, Pennsylvania’s Secretary of the Department of Environmental Protection John Quigley announced he was resigning. Criticisms have been launched at him from both polluters and environmentalists throughout his professional life. His ouster is allegedly due to e-mail communication he initiated with statewide environmental groups he asked to push harder on state legislators who were blocking some environmental reforms in Harrisburg.… Read more →