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PEC Urges Governor Wolf to Veto SB 562

October 28, 2016By: John Walliser

Today PEC, in partnership with the Chesapeake Bay Foundation, Environmental Defense Fund, and Western Pennsylvania Conservancy, urged Governor Wolf to veto Senate Bill 562. This legislation prohibits information from being published in the Pennsylvania Bulletin, and would allow a majority...

Environmental Focus – Responsible Shale Development

Environmental Focus – Responsible Shale Development

October 25, 2016By: Davitt Woodwell

In the latest Environmental Focus, we examine efforts to advance leading practices and safeguards for unconventional shale gas development. Interviewed are Susan LeGros, President and Executive Director of the Center for Sustainable Shale Development, and Davitt Woodwell, President of the...

(Un)Conventional Thinking, Part 2

October 7, 2016By: Davitt Woodwell

As of today, Pennsylvania finally has in place the core of a twenty-first century set of rules for the gas industry. It has taken three governors, four DEP secretaries, two state supreme court decisions, three sessions of the General Assembly,...