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After Deadly Gas Explosions, The Effort To Fight Pipelines Continues

In Lebanon, New Hampshire, a group of concerned neighbors is determined to show that building new fossil fuel infrastructure is the wrong direction for our climate, community health, and the well-being of neighboring towns. Fracked gas is also a threat … Continue reading

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Lebanon Residents tell City Council, “No Pipeline!”

Last night, more than 50 people, including a group of Lebanon High School students, rallied on the steps of Lebanon City Hall to send city government the message, “No Pipeline Here!” Most then walked inside to deliver over 1,100 signatures, … Continue reading

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#Fracking4Plastics – a link that drives plastic and climate pollution

Shale gas and fracking is creating a plastics renaissance in the U.S. It is increasingly clear that the plastics industry in the United States has reaped massive hidden benefits from the environmentally destructive fracking boom. Hydraulic fracturing (or fracking) injects large … Continue reading

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Sustainable Lebanon To Present Petition to City Council, Rally on City Hall Steps

On October 17, at 6:30 pm, concerned residents will rally on the steps of Lebanon City Hall to send city government the message, “No Pipeline Here!” They will then go inside at 7:00 pm to deliver to the City Council … Continue reading

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Lebanon Gas Depot Fatal Flaw Analysis Revealed

A two-and-a-half-year-old report, only recently released to the public, sheds new light on safety concerns for Liberty Utilities’ proposed liquefied natural gas storage depot near the city landfill in West Lebanon. In a fatal flaw analysis memo prepared for Liberty in August … Continue reading

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