Gas Industry Lawsuits Undermine Americans' Right To Know About Dangerous Pollution

It was disappointing, but unfortunately not surprising, that Chesapeake Energy and three natural gas industry trade associations filed legal challenges to EPA’s new rule that requires assessment and public disclosure of the industry’s greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. 

I find it ironic that the industry that touts itself as the “low-carbon” fossil fuel is fighting efforts to require disclosure of its global warming pollution.

Learn more about this in our news release sent out earlier today.

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  1. Posted February 2, 2011 at 9:10 am | Permalink

    The irony burns!

  2. Liberals Lie
    Posted February 5, 2011 at 9:05 pm | Permalink

    I guess since CO2 is pollution Dr. Al should hold his breath.

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