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Facing drought and fire risks, California moves to end fracking and oil extraction

  • April 26, 2021
California will stop issuing new fracking permits by 2024 and will halt all oil drilling by 2045, Governor Gavin Newsom…
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‘Huge victory’: Biden plans to cancel Keystone XL pipeline on his first day in office

  • January 18, 2021
By Jake Johnson President-elect Joe Biden is reportedly planning on the day of his inauguration to rescind a federal permit allowing…
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Trump continues ANWR drilling rush

  • December 4, 2020
In an unusually rushed, eleventh-hour effort to open the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to oil drilling, the Trump administration announced…
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Bank of America refuses lending for Arctic oil

  • December 2, 2020
Bank of America will not finance oil and gas projects in the Arctic, a senior official told Bloomberg. It was…
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Colorado oil regulator accidentally tells the truth

  • November 20, 2020
The Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission was recently testing a new electronic filing system, CBS-Denver reports, when they accidentally…
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MN approval of Enbridge pipeline dubbed ‘war on Black and brown people’ by their advisors who then quit

  • November 18, 2020
A majority of the panel that advises Minnesota regulators on environmental justice submitted their “collective and public resignation” Monday over…
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This governor could shut down a Great Lakes oil pipeline that carries 23 million gallons daily

  • November 16, 2020
Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer revoked an easement Friday that allows Enbridge to operate an oil pipeline under the environmentally ultra-sensitive…
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This Louisiana parish’s Big Oil dependence could lead to education cuts

  • November 12, 2020
The expected closure of a Shell Oil refinery in Convent, Louisiana could have disastrous impacts on local school systems because…
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Drilling on this North Dakota oil field likely to harm Native women and children disproportionately

  • October 26, 2020
Fossil fuel extraction in the Bakken Shale oil field in North Dakota would disproportionately harm local Native American populations, according…
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As Trump attacks climate action, Biden calls for the U.S. to divest from oil

  • October 23, 2020
In the final debate of the 2020 presidential campaign, President Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden outlined extremely divergent…
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