Oppose HB 1659- Limiting environmental permitting

On behalf of PennEnvironment’s citizen members I am writing to ask you to oppose House Bill 1659 in tomorrow’s Environmental Resources and Energy (ERE) Committee.   


Testimony on Marcellus Shale Gas Drilling and the Environment Before the Pennsylvania House Democratic Policy Committee

I think that John Quigley, recent DCNR Secretary under Gov. Rendell put it best when he said, “The cumulative impacts of the Marcellus/Utica Era will dwarf all of Pennsylvania’s previous waves of resource extraction combined.”