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Frack Glop Donating Member (46 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Dec-09-11 03:51 AM
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28. the Elephant in the Gas Wells
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  -Gas-Fracking Chemicals Detected in Wyoming Aquifer, EPA Says LiberalEsto  Dec-08-11 01:31 PM   #0 
  - Drink up, Cheney!!  Roland99   Dec-08-11 01:32 PM   #1 
  - Good one! Of course Cheney has nine lives! n/t  MarkCharles   Dec-08-11 01:34 PM   #2 
  - About fracking time the EPA admitted the fracking water-pollution problem with fracking.  dtexdem   Dec-08-11 01:35 PM   #3 
  - "Find other sources of water for drinking and cooking" ??  Myrina   Dec-08-11 01:36 PM   #4 
  - Or rain from heaven, I guess. These people are so clueless. n/t  MarkCharles   Dec-08-11 03:09 PM   #11 
  - Yeah, except the rain from heaven likely came over from Fukushima/Dai Ichi ...  Myrina   Dec-08-11 03:29 PM   #13 
  - Fremont County, WY gets an average of 10 inches of rain/snow a year.  Fly by night   Dec-09-11 10:11 AM   #37 
  - Too bad that Darth cheney got them exempt from the Clean Water act.  Vincardog   Dec-08-11 01:37 PM   #5 
  - That is the real pisser in all this - no matter what foul results  truedelphi   Dec-09-11 02:53 AM   #27 
     - Does this mean individuals can't even sue?  LiberalEsto   Dec-09-11 06:58 AM   #32 
        - Yep!  truedelphi   Dec-09-11 04:52 PM   #41 
           - The 2005 Energy Act exempts anything used "downhole"...  Drahthaardogs   Dec-10-11 06:44 AM   #44 
              - That is interesting information. Thank you for setting  truedelphi   Dec-10-11 03:08 PM   #46 
  - Haven't we gotten  Politicalboi   Dec-08-11 01:51 PM   #6 
  - WHY was fracking given an exception to the Clean Water Act?  jtrockville   Dec-08-11 02:16 PM   #7 
  - First I heard of this exemption, but it's an outrage  LiberalEsto   Dec-08-11 02:29 PM   #8 
  - My mistake. It's exempted from the "Safe Drinking Water Act"  jtrockville   Dec-08-11 03:39 PM   #14 
     - It passed, all right  LiberalEsto   Dec-08-11 04:33 PM   #16 
        - and those coal bed methane deposits are sitting on top of known drinking water sources  wordpix   Dec-08-11 07:51 PM   #21 
        - I meant I'm not sure if the bill to repeal the exemption passed.  jtrockville   Dec-08-11 07:58 PM   #22 
           - To my knowledge, the 2005 decision stands, i.e. no SDWA regs despite  wordpix   Dec-08-11 08:03 PM   #24 
  - Because it was the Bush administration. They didn't need a better reason than that. nt  TheWraith   Dec-08-11 03:17 PM   #12 
  - PLUS, "there's no proof our chemicals are getting in the water" so EPA is now doing a study  wordpix   Dec-08-11 07:50 PM   #20 
  - why the exception?  Frack Glop   Dec-09-11 08:41 AM   #34 
  - Wow. No one could have predicted this. And NOTHING will be done.  kestrel91316   Dec-08-11 02:40 PM   #9 
  - "Smirk" -FrackCorp (R)  SpiralHawk   Dec-08-11 03:09 PM   #10 
  - It's only there to help your Kool-aid dissolve easier!  Fuddnik   Dec-08-11 03:50 PM   #15 
  - the right wants the water supply polluted so they can make billions selling clean water  leftyohiolib   Dec-08-11 05:27 PM   #17 
  - Sounds plausible  LiberalEsto   Dec-08-11 05:41 PM   #18 
     - that's what I was thinking  newspeak   Dec-10-11 11:56 AM   #45 
  - Meanwhile, everyone was lighting their faucet ablaze with a match for years and years now  L. Coyote   Dec-08-11 06:17 PM   #19 
  - I just saw gasland for the first time ~ a month ago.  jtrockville   Dec-08-11 08:02 PM   #23 
     - Pennsylvania Marcellus Shale Reality Tour  Frack Glop   Dec-09-11 09:40 AM   #35 
        - Thanks for the link  Boudica the Lyoness   Dec-10-11 11:26 PM   #48 
  - Sure. Fine them but don't clean it up as usual.  glinda   Dec-08-11 08:19 PM   #25 
  - "...chemicals used in extracting natural gas by hydraulic fracturing in a drinking water..."  unkachuck   Dec-08-11 08:19 PM   #26 
  - the Elephant in the Gas Wells  Frack Glop   Dec-09-11 03:51 AM   #28 
  - Oh my Goddess!  LiberalEsto   Dec-09-11 06:47 AM   #31 
     - used drill pipes/shafts  Frack Glop   Dec-09-11 09:49 AM   #36 
        - welcome to DU, Frack Glop  LiberalEsto   Dec-09-11 11:23 AM   #40 
  - Connecting the Dots: The Marcellus Natural Gas Play Players Part 1  Frack Glop   Dec-09-11 03:53 AM   #29 
  - corporate money in politics, so surprising  wordpix   Dec-11-11 04:00 PM   #49 
  - K & R  dipsydoodle   Dec-09-11 04:10 AM   #30 
  - Reuters market analyst calls for fracking reg. reform  LiberalEsto   Dec-09-11 08:32 AM   #33 
  - I may be wrong, but I believe this area of Wyoming...  tex-wyo-dem   Dec-09-11 10:44 AM   #38 
  - Only thing that I can see has changed is the public perception of the problem  truedelphi   Dec-09-11 04:54 PM   #42 
  - All the pie was sliced in the secret Cheney Energy Task Force meetings  BeHereNow   Dec-10-11 04:51 PM   #47 
     - And he's never been called to Congress to talk about it - "executive privilege"  wordpix   Dec-12-11 09:49 PM   #50 
  - Like, I'm not even surprised. WTF do they expect to happen? nt  thereismore   Dec-09-11 11:16 AM   #39 
  - Didn't they just have a horrific OIL SPILL recently? Sheesh.  Shoe Horn   Dec-09-11 05:57 PM   #43 
 

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