Hydro-fracking

An environmental group has given Senate Independent Democratic Leader Jeff Klein its 2013 Oil Slick award, claiming the Senate Co-leader has done more than any other state legislator to harm the environment. 

Note:  A spokesman for Senator Klein reacted to the ranking, calling it “another cheap gimmick brought to you by the tea party of the left.” He said Klein not only opposes hydrofracking outright, but has been endorsed by nearly every environmental group in every election he has ever run in. 

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  A Binghamton, New York Assemblywoman who is on Governor Andrew Cuomo administration's hydro fracking advisory panel is asking for a do-over of an ongoing health review. She says the secretive process has compromised public confidence. 

NY moratorium on fracking entering its sixth year

Jul 24, 2013

Business and industry groups are expressing dismay that New York is entering its sixth year of a de facto moratorium on hydraulic fracturing or fracking in the state.


Environmentalists are rallying against a proposed natural gas transfer terminal that developers want to build off the South Shore of Long Island.

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