Local Fossil Fuel News

2016

Mar 29, 2016 – Philly.com – Energy-hub supporters intensifying the push for a natural gas pipeline, Andrew Maykuth

Feb 16 2016 – PennEnvironment – New Study: Philly’s Minority Communities at Greatest Risk from Oil Trains, Zoe Cina-Sklar

Feb 4 2016 – Grid Magazine – Philadelphia won’t thrive if we continue to pollute the air we breathe, Patrick Ammerman

Jan 26 2016 – StateImpact – Shale gas boost Delaware River port traffic, Susan Phillips

Jan 5 2016 – StateImpact – DEP fines Kinder Morgan for Philadelphia storage tank violations, Susan Phillips

2015

Dec 3 2015 – Grid Magazine – Community meeting against “energy hub” derailed by state rep’s office

Nov 20 2015 – StateImpact – Philadelphia area refiners cut crude by rail shipments in favor of imports, Susan Phillips

Nov 7 2015 – Philadelphia Inquirer – At conference, the drum beat for a Philadelphia energy hub builds, Andrew Maykuth

Nov 5 2015 – StateImpact – Philadelphia “energy hub” proponents plan to counter rural pipeline opposition, Susan Phillips

Oct 14 2015 – StateImpact – Coalition forms to fight Philadelphia “energy hub”, Katie Colaneri

Sep 17 2015 – Philadelphia Magazine – Gas Execs Call for “Philadelphia Energy Hub”: They argue that a Philadelphia pipeline would “spark an economic resurgence”, Jared Shelly

Sep 16 2015 – StateImpact – Gas executives renew call for investment in pipelines to create energy hub, Jon Hurdle

Aug 27 2015 – Kleinman Center – Between boosters & backlash, a ‘non-conversation’ over Philadelphia energy hub, Bill Holland

Jul 22 2015 – Newsworks – ‘Clean energy’ hub proposal a dirty deal for Pennsylvania environment & economy, Andrea Anastasi

Jul 12 2015 – Philadelphia Inquirer – With a solemn remembrance and music, protesters decry oil-train accidents, Allison Steele

14 May 2015 – Kleinman Center – Can Philadelphians Forge an Energy Hub?, Mark Alan Hughes

May 11 2015 – USSF Philly – People’s Award Ceremony for #‎ToxicRinaldi in ‎Philly at the Franklin Institute

May 8 2015 – StateImpact – Pipeline expansion could bring more shale gas to Philly, Susan Phillips

Apr 7 2015 – Kleinman Center – The Stakes Are High for a Philadelphia Energy Hub, Mark Alan Hughes

Feb 25 2015 – Grid Magazine – Haunted by an Industrial Future

13 Jan 2015 – Philadelphia Magazine – In Depth on the Energy Hub: We’re talking about the biggest economic story in Philadelphia. And we want to hear from you, Patrick Kerkstra

2014

11 Dec 2014 – Philadelphia City Paper – Several speakers at energy-hub summit suggest listening to environmentalists too, Jon Hurdle

Dec 5 2014 – An open Letter to Would-be Shale Profiteers: Philadelphia Won’t be Sacrificed, Iris Marie Bloom

Dec 5 2014 – Greater Philadelphia: The Next Energy Hub

26 Nov 2014 – Philadelphia City Paper – What’s at stake if Philly becomes an energy hub, Jon Hurdle

Oct 23 2014 – Philadelphia Inquirer – Dose of reality for region’s energy hub proponents, Andrew Maykuth

Sep 29 2014 – Philadelphia Magazine – Philadelphia + a Pipeline (or Two) = America’s Next Energy Hub, Patrick Kerkstra

2012

Jul 1, 2012 – Carlyle Group – The Carlyle Group and Sunoco Agree to Form Philadelphia Refinery Joint Venture

Mar 1 2012 – Rolling Stone – The Big Fracking Bubble: The Scam behind Aubrey McClendon’s Gas Boom, Jeff Goodell