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Environmental activists raise new concerns after pipeline expansion approved

ITHACA — A gas pipeline running through Tompkins County has been approved for expansion, over what a local environmental firm calls serious concerns about pollution.

Local environmentalist: Cuomo should help stop pipeline expansion

ITHACA — A local environmentalist is urging the community to tell Governor Cuomo to deny a key certification for a pipeline expansion project.

Lifton, Hang call for moratorium on fossil fuel projects

BINGHAMTON — State lawmakers are joining with activists from our local area to push Governor Cuomo to put a hold on fossil fuel development.

Report Details DEC's Improper Gas and Oil Regulation

Assemblywoman Barbara Lifton will be joining Binghamton Mayor Matt Ryan and Toxics Targeting President Walter Hang this afternoon at a news conference in regards to the state DEC’s gas and oil regulation.

Hang says the DEC Mineral Resources Annual report shows billions of gallons of untreated gas and oil brine wastewater was dumped into pits and streams across the state.

EPA & Fracking Regulation

Walter Hang is president of Toxics Targeting. He says internal documents from the EPA reveal questions about regulation of fracking.

Hang: Gas Drilling & DEC - Podcast

Toxics Targeting, Inc., president Walter Hang was interviewed on WHCU 870 AM on Monday, November 16, 2009. The interview appeared on the WHCU Morning Newswatch.


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