Posts Tagged ‘DEC’

Riverkeeper: DEC continues to ‘rush’ hydrofracking issue

DEC’s Rush to Fracking Continues with Release of Draft Regulations

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Tina Posterli, 516-526-9371, DEC retracts previous commitment to allow fracking environmental review to inform draft regulations Ossining, NY,… Read More

State offers regulations for shale drilling

Gov Cuomo & DEC Fracking Policy Omits Costs to Communities, Health & Environment

Not surprising: Enviros, industry views differ on DEC’s hydrofracking regs

Riverkeeper Questions DEC’s Rush to Permit at NYC Council Hearing on Hydrofracking

On September 22, 2011, Riverkeeper testified at the New York City Council Committee on Environmental Protection’s public hearing on hydraulic fracturing (“hydrofracking”). Chief among the conce… Read More

Riverkeeper concerned with DEC plans for hydrofracking

Riverkeeper Responds to NY Release of Revised Fracking Environmental Impact Statement

For Immediate Release Contact: Tina Posterli, 914-478-4501 x239; DEC announces comment period and hearings, but fails to commit to regulations before permitting begins Ossin… Read More

RvK Asks Governor Cuomo & DEC Commissioner for 180-Day Comment Period & Public Hearings on Fracking Environmental Impact Analysis and Recommendations

For immediate release: August 15, 2011 For more information: Contact Tina Posterli,, 914-478-4501 x239 60 DAYS IS NOT ENOUGH! Ossining, NY – August 15, 2011 – Riverk… Read More

Reining In The Rain On Main