Environmental Defense Fund
By Steve Ahlquist on October 20, 2017
Two gas pipeline companies manipulated schedules and gas flow to make an extra $3.6 billion from Southern New England ratepayers claims a report that has spurred investigations in Massachusetts, Connecticut and, to a lesser extent, Rhode Island.
Posted in Climate, Connecticut, Corporate Greed, Energy, Featured, Infrastructure, Massachusetts, Rhode Island | Tagged Algonquin Gas Transmission Pipeline, Avangrid, Connecticut Public Utilities Regulatory Authority, Division of Public Utilities and Carriers, DPUC, EDF, Environmental Defense Fund, Eversource, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, ferc, Maura Healey, Meaghan McCabe, Peter Kilmartin, Public Utilities Commission, puc, PURA, Richard Blumenthal, Sheldon Whitehouse, Thomas Kogut, Todd Bianco | 1 Response
By Richard DuPonte on June 6, 2017
Sadly though, due to accidental, negligent, and deliberate human activity, our oceans are under a constant assault from pollutants like animal and human waste, toxic chemicals, metals, and oils, and importantly, plastics.
Posted in Climate, Featured, Prison op/ed project | Tagged 5 Gyres Institute, Environmental Defense Fund, Great Pacific Garbage Patch, Greenpeace, Ocean Cleanup, Ocean Conservancy, PCBs, polychlorinated biphenyls, Save The Bay, the Water Environment Federation, USI School of Oceanography | Leave a response