VIDEO: NY Asks On Climate!

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How many New Yorkers have to ask before Governor Cuomo will listen? All across our state, NY Asks on Climate. We want to know why dangerous and toxic fracked gas infrastructure is permitted by NY and is popping up everywhere, even though fracking was banned in New York? We want to know why a new, […]

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VIDEO: Complete the Ban Cuomo

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Watch this gut-wrenching and beautiful tribute to one community in “fracking-banned” upstate New York that is doing everything it can to stop fracking infrastructure from ruining its air, water, land, wildlife, people, and history. Will their representatives listen? Ultimately urging action from Andrew Cuomo and the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation to step in and […]

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A Pipeline By A Different Name: Algonquin

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As most know by now, an unprecedented number of Native Americas, representing 280 tribes, came together in North Dakota over the last several weeks. This beautiful group was successful in protecting their land and water from the Dakota Access Pipeline (at least seemingly, for the time being). [UPDATE: This article was originally published just after […]

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Successful Press Conference Asking Governer Cuomo for Health Impact Study

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We did it! A highly successful Press Conference asking Governor Cuomo to conduct a comprehensive health impact assessment of natural gas infrastructure projects and to direct the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation to suspend issuance of permits to pipeline infrastructure projects pending the completion of these assessments. Citizens, health professionals and politicians (bi-partisan) […]

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Rensselaer County Legislators Don’t Want to Protect Our Water!

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WE NEED YOUR HELP There are some state and federal laws designed to protect our environment, but this specific ordinance would place well water damage costs onto the well blaster. Post damage, it would eliminate the need for citizens of Rensselaer County, NY to deal with distant government bureaucracies and be forced to hire expensive […]

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Dr David Carpenter at Save Burden Lake Rally against NED pipeline

Dr David Carpenter at Save Burden Lake Rally against NED pipeline

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Dr David Carpenter at Save Burden Lake Press Rally against NED fracked gas pipeline/compressor station, Nassau, NY. Dr Carpenter, Director of the Institute for Health & Environment at UAlbany, spoke about the adverse health effects from fracked gas pipelines and compressor stations to over 150+ protesters against the Kinder Morgan NED pipeline project, at Nassau […]

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Letter to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission on behalf of Nassau-Burden Lake Citizens Against the NED Pipeline and Compressor Station

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Re: Scoping Notice; Tennessee Gas Pipeline Company, L.L.C., Docket No. PF14-22-000 Northeast Energy Direct Project INTRODUCTION These comments are submitted on behalf of the Nassau-Burden Lake Citizens Against the NED Pipeline and Compressor Station for purposes of scoping in relation to the proposed Northeast Direct Pipeline. Our comments relate to Rensselaer County, in particular Schodack, Burden Lake, Nassau and […]

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Cuomo: Put the Conservation back in DEC!

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New Yorkers from across the state rally in front of the NYS Department of Conservation’s headquarters demanding that the agency do their duty and protect New York’s water resources from the threat of fracking infrastructure. Despite the “ban” on fracking, communities across the state and across New England are fighting against big oil & gas […]

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Gaslands features us as video of the week!

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The Gasland blog featured our video today. A short quote from the article: Our Video of the Week shows how communities are coming together to oppose one of these projects, the North East Direct pipeline (NED) and asks Governor Cuomo to put the health and safety of New Yorkers first, and stop fracked-gas infrastructure they […]

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Olympic pipeline explosions destroys creek, kills three boys and everything in its path.

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What is NY’s record on pipeline safety? Do you know?

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VIDEO: Understanding what Kinder Morgan does

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Brief summary of what the Kinder Morgan companies do. In short, they take our land, destroy our environment, and make $$ with no benefit to us, the citizens of Rensselaer county.

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