Climate Change

New map, videos show Aliso Canyon only the tip of the iceberg
Earthworks – February 24, 2015

Massive Methane Leaks From Texas Fracking Sites Even More Significant Than Infamous Porter Ranch Gas Leak
Claire Bernish, AntiMedia – February 23, 2016

Methane Leaks Erase Climate Benefit of Fracked Gas, Countless Studies Find
Joe Romm, Think Progress – February 18, 2016

Study Ties U.S. to Spike in Global Methane Emissions
Bobby Magill, Climate Central – February 16, 2016

A bridge to nowhere: methane emissions and the greenhouse gas footprint of natural gas
Robert Howarth

(Fracked) Methane and Pipelines MYTHS VS. FACTS

Curbing Methane Pollutions from the Oil and Gas Industry
By Sierra Club

Top 5 Reasons Methane Matters
Interfaith Power and Light Blog

Recession Caused U.S. Emissions Drop, Study Says
Bobby Magill, Climate Central – July 21, 2015
http://www.climatecentral.org/news/recession-caused-us-emissions-drop-19272

IPCC report paints bleak picture of war, famine and pestilence: ‘Climate change is happening and no one in the world is immune’
Steve Connor, The Independent – March 31, 2014
http://www.independent.co.uk/environment/climate-change/ipcc-report-paints-bleak-picture-of-war-famine-and-pestilence-climate-change-is-happening-andno-one-in-the-world-is-immune-9224777.html

More Bad News For Fracking: IPCC Warns Methane Traps Much More Heat Than We Thought
Joe Romm, Climate Progress – October 2, 2013

Earth Hurtling Towards Temperatures Not Seen in 11,000 Years
By Andrea Germanos, Common Dreams – March 8, 2013
https://www.commondreams.org/headline/2013/03/08-0

CLIMATE CHANGE 2013: The Physical Science Basis (www.climatechange2013.org)
Headline Statements from the Summary for Policymakers – January 30, 2014
http://www.climatechange2013.org/images/uploads/WG1AR5_Headlines.pdf

“Venting and leaking of methane from shale gas development: response to Cathles et al.,” Climatic Change, DOI 10.1007/210584-012-0401-0, Robert W. Howarth & Renee Santoro & Anthony Ingraffea, Received: 10 December 2011 / Accepted: 10 January 2012
http://catskillcitizens.org/learnmore/ventingandleakinghowarth.pdf

“Methane Emissions from Natural Gas Systems,” Background Paper Prepared for the National Climate Assessment Reference number 2011-0003, Robert Howarth (Cornell University), Drew Shindell (NASA Goddard Space Institute), Renee Santoro (Cornell University), Anthony Ingraffea (Cornell University), Nathan Phillips (Boston University), and Amy Townsend-Small (University of Cincinnati), February 25, 2012
http://catskillcitizens.org/learnmore/HowarthetalNationalClimateAssessment.pdf

“Methane Leaks Erode Green Credentials of Natural Gas,” Nature, Jeff Tollefson, Jan. 2013
http://www.nature.com/news/methane-leaks-erode-green-credentials-of-natural-gas-1.12123 

“Bombshell Study: High Methane Emissions Measured Over Gas Field ‘May Offset Climate Benefits of Natural Gas’ ”
By Joe Romm
http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2012/02/08/421588/high-methane-emissions-measured-over-gas-field-offset-climate-benefits-of-natural-gasquot/

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