Interior Secretary Zinke proposes gutting BLM’s methane safeguards

February 12, 2018 • Earthworks
Once again, Trump, Zinke and their oil industry cronies have put corporate profits ahead of the American taxpayer.

Trump “Infrastructure” Scam Threatens Clean Air, Water and Public Lands

February 12, 2018 • Earthworks
Masquerading as a plan to bolster our nation’s aging infrastructure, President Trump’s proposal is actually a dangerous rollback of our bedrock environmental laws.

ExxonMobil/XTO endorses rules to cut oil & gas methane pollution

February 5, 2018 • Earthworks
“Earthworks welcomes XTO’s call for methane regulations. As a subsidiary of Exxon Mobil, the largest oil company in the world, we hope XTO goes beyond just words and advocates for common-sense methane standards at every level of government. Fortunately for community… More »

Tell US Bank to stop funding dirty energy pipelines!

Last April, US Bank CEO Andrew Cecere said “we do not finance construction of oil or natural gas pipelines.” But they do.
Take Action Now

We can't do this without you!

Donate now!

Donate Now

Indigenous and Environmental Justice Groups Rally at U.S. Bank Headquarters to Protest the Bank’s Investment in Pipeline Projects

February 3, 2018 • Stop ETP
Minneapolis, MN – Hundreds of Indigenous water protectors, concerned Minnesotans, and activists from around the country rallied today at the U.S. Bank Headquarters to demand that U.S. Bank uphold its promise to divest from oil and gas pipelines, including those by… More »

Earthworks hires new CO/NM oil & gas field advocate

January 31, 2018 • Earthworks
Leadville, CO — Today, Earthworks announced the hire of Nathalie Eddy as the Oil & Gas Field Advocate for Colorado and New Mexico. The new position is part of Earthworks’ expandedCommunity Empowerment Project (CEP) to reduce the air, health, and climate impacts… More »
Click the map snapshot to visit OilandGasThreatMap.com for Pennsylvania

Challenging Industry-Funded “Research” and What Pennsylvanians Deserve from the Shale Gas Boom

January 30, 2018 • Leann Leiter
Oil and gas proponents used to insist, there is no evidence of negative impacts from fracking. Then, in several short years, hundreds of studies have demonstrated the very real risks to air, water, health, and the climate.  Not happy with the findings, proponents… More »

Enviros file suit to block Trump’s attempt to kill the BLM fracking rule

January 24, 2018 • Earthworks
“Today we challenge the Trump Administration’s proposal to kill the Interior Department’s fracking safeguards because we don’t want more toxic waste pits or water pollution from poorly managed oil and gas wells. During the six year public process it took… More »