by Ari Phillips Posted on August 18, 2014
A toxic wastewater spill from a large copper mine in northern Mexico is keeping 88 schools closed starting Monday due to uncertainty over the safety of drinking water.
by Katie Valentine Posted on July 1, 2014
Fish were found dead up to five miles away from the well site.
by Katie Valentine Posted on June 20, 2014
Documents from as early as 1986 show inspectors warned about possible weaknesses in the pipe that burst in February.
by Katie Valentine Posted on May 13, 2014
Because the well is under confidential status, the size of the spill isn't being released.
by Jeff Spross Posted on April 28, 2014
The environmental groups vessel will intercept and accompany the Russian tanker into port, and some form of protest action may be in the offing.
by Jeff Spross Posted on April 11, 2014
Enbridge Inc. and federal regulators say safety measures and monitoring have improved -- but many new pipeline safety rules have yet to be finalized, even as the pipeline moves ahead.
by Ari Phillips Posted on April 6, 2014 Updated: April 7, 2014
The spill, which shut down the busy Houston Ship Channel for three days, has had wide-ranging economic and ecological impacts, including oil-coated shrimp and hundreds of dead birds.
by Joanna M. Foster Posted on April 1, 2014
As Duke prepares to begin vacuum dredging coal ash from the bottom of the Dan River, the EPA is revealed to have had serious questions about the DENR's handling of the energy giant's previous environmental violations.
by Emily Atkin Posted on March 17, 2014 Updated: March 17, 2014
It's not like Southern is not well-off, either, as documents from the West Virginia Secretary of State's office show.
by Katie Valentine Posted on March 11, 2014
Tar sands has been leaking at the Alberta site for about 10 months now.