gas drilling http://wamc.org en Seven States Plan to Sue EPA Over Lack of Methane Regulations http://wamc.org/post/seven-states-plan-sue-epa-over-lack-methane-regulations <p>New York’s Attorney General is leading a group of seven states that plan to sue the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency over methane emissions from oil and gas drilling.<br><br>New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has filed a notice of intent to sue the EPA, claiming the agency violated the Clean Air Act. Environmental Protection Bureau Assistant Attorney General and lead attorney for the case Michael Myers says the lawsuit is an effort to control a potent greenhouse gas.<br> Wed, 12 Dec 2012 23:20:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 53796 at http://wamc.org Seven States Plan to Sue EPA Over Lack of Methane Regulations Historic Preservation Group Joins Fracking Debate http://wamc.org/post/historic-preservation-group-joins-fracking-debate <p>A historic preservation group is weighing in on hydro fracking for the first time, and they don&#39;t like what they say they&rsquo;ve been learning about the gas drilling process. They say it would change the nature of the landscape from rural to industrial and would detract from heritage tourism in the Marcellus shale region.&nbsp; Capitol Correspondent Karen DeWitt reports&hellip;</p> Tue, 17 Apr 2012 12:01:04 +0000 Karen Dewitt 36968 at http://wamc.org Historic Preservation Group Joins Fracking Debate