Kassie Siegel

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Name: Kassie Siegel
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

Kern County approves state’s biggest ‘oil train’ project

The Kern County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved a controversial plan Tuesday to ship millions of gallons of volatile crude oil daily on trains through California to a refinery in Bakersfield. Opponents immediately said they likely will sue to ... [Published Sacramento Bee - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 1 reports

Kern County approves state's biggest 'oil train' project

The Kern County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday unanimously approved a controversial plan to ship millions of gallons of volatile crude oil daily on trains through California to a refinery in Bakersfield. Opponents immediately said they likely will sue ... [Published Sacramento Bee - Sep 10 2014]
First reported Sep 07 2014 - Updated Sep 07 2014 - 1 reports

U.S. Approves Fracking on Federal Land in California

The federal government gave the green light for oil and gas companies in California to drill on federal lands using hydraulic fracturing (fracking) and acidization techniques after a receiving a report (pdf) from an independent, non-profit group created ... [Published AllGov - Sep 07 2014]
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

Fracking could be harmful to California groundwater

Tags: California fracking, fracking, fracking regulations, fracking water pollution, hydraulic fracturing, hydrofracking, hydrofracturing, oil fracking, united states fracking, us frackingA new report has found that drilling for oil could threaten the ... [Published Hydrogen Fuel News - Sep 05 2014]
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 1 reports

New oil and gas leases likely following fracking report

The U.S. Bureau of Land Management expects to begin issuing new leases for oil and gas exploration next year after the California Council on Science and Technology issued its review of "well stimulation techniques," commonly called fracking, last week. ... [Published Willits News - Sep 03 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 5 reports

Feds Set to Open Fracking Floodgates in California Based on One Flawed Study

The U.S. Bureau of Land Management has put the ecosystems, water resources, and residents of California at urgent risk, expert critics are warning, by accepting a failed scientific review of the dangers of fracking in the state as a basis to begin issuing ... [Published Common Dreams - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Group, oil company at odds over drilling after court ruling

An attorney for the Center for Biological Diversity hopes to have Citadel’s exploratory well shut down by Aug. 27, but the oil company is already looking ahead toward fully developing its field in southern San Benito County.Kassie Siegel, attorney for ... [Published Hollister Freelance - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Apr 24 2014 - Updated Apr 24 2014 - 1 reports

Fracking and Water Scarcity

For this year's World Water Day, the United Nations focused on the relationship between water and energy. Energy is an unavoidable necessity, but energy production uses enormous amounts of water. Consequently, as global energy demands increase, water ... [Published World Press Review - Apr 24 2014]

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"The study also ignores all the harms from oil production enabled by fracking, which is absurd," Siegel said. "people don't suffer fracking in isolation. they experience it with all the other devastating phases of oil and gas production. to separate them in this report is indefensible."

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Kern County approves state’s biggest ‘oil train... [Published Sacramento Bee - Sep 11 2014]
Kern County approves state's biggest 'oil train... [Published Sacramento Bee - Sep 10 2014]
U.S. Approves Fracking on Federal Land in Calif... [Published AllGov - Sep 07 2014]
Fracking could be harmful to California groundw... [Published Hydrogen Fuel News - Sep 05 2014]
New oil and gas leases likely following frackin... [Published Willits News - Sep 03 2014]
Feds Set to Open Fracking Floodgates in Califor... [Published Common Dreams - Aug 29 2014]
Fracking poses little risk of air and water pol... [Published SCPR - Aug 29 2014]
Fracking study may allow feds to resume lucrati... [Published BusinessWeek - Aug 29 2014]
Federal Scientific Review Highlights Grave Risk... [Published San Francisco Bay Area Independent Media Center - Aug 29 2014]
Fracking report clears way for California oil, ... [Published Los Angeles Times - Aug 29 2014]
Group, oil company at odds over drilling after ... [Published Hollister Freelance - Aug 18 2014]
Fracking and Water Scarcity [Published World Press Review - Apr 24 2014]
Anti-Fracking Protests: The Frack Fight Goes Gl... [Published Utne Reader Online - Feb 13 2014]
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