2012 Press

“Rule fight key to meeting air-quality standard,” Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, Nov. 29, 2012.

“Allegheny County updates rules on air toxics,” Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Nov. 8, 2012.

“IOGA-WV Spearheads Effort to Protect Independent Producers and Challenges EPA Air Rules,” JD Supra, Nov. 5, 2012.

“Unequal exposures: People in poor, non-white neighborhoods breathe more hazardous particles,” Environmental Health News, Nov. 1, 2012.

“Natural gas power plant planned for Lawrence County,” Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, Oct. 11, 2012.

“In Fracking Court Fight, Towns Get Legal Help From 20 Groups,” ENews Park Forest, Sept. 18, 2012.

“NWF Study Finds Climate Change is Ruining Summer,” Jenelle Pifer, 90.5 WESA, Aug. 30, 2012.

“Local Environmentalists Warn that Summer is Getting Too Hot,” Pittsburgh City Paper, Aug. 30, 2012.

“New standard sets 54.5 mpg as 2025 goal,” Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Aug. 29, 2012.

“New owners invest in pollution turnaround at Shenango coke plant,” Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, Aug. 25, 2012.

“Allegheny County’s air pollution advisers ignored by leaders in formulating rules,” Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, Aug. 23, 2012.

“Allegheny County health panel recommends rejecting updated air toxics rules,” Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Aug. 23, 2012.

“U.S. court strikes down federal pollution regulation,” Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Aug. 22, 2012.

“Shell moving forward with plans for proposed petrochemical plant,” Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, Aug. 15, 2012.

“Clearing the Air: Just because you can’t see pollution doesn’t mean it can’t hurt you,” Pittsburgh City Paper, Aug. 15, 2012.

“Pittsburghers Could Win Prizes for Picking City’s ‘First Clean Air Day of Summer,'” Digital Journal, Aug. 14, 2012.

“Contest puts a twist on air quality figures,” Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Aug. 1, 2012.

“Athletes for Clean Air Rally,” Greening Southwest PA, July 20, 2012.

“Local Organizations Say EPA Should Raise Quality By Reducing Soot,” Essential Public Radio, July 16, 2012.

“Groups seek a cleaner outdoors for Pittsburgh,” Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, July 16, 2012.

“Air Time,” h magazine, July 15, 2012.

“Marcellus talk draws crowd in Buffalo Township,” Observer-Reporter, June 21, 2012.

“EPA would tighten soot standards,” Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, June 15, 2012.

“Youth project workers measure air pollution in Braddock,” Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, May 17, 2012.

“Pittsburgh-Area Citizens Group Pushes for Tighter Air Regs,” Allegheny Front, May 5, 2012.

“Foul PG tradition,” Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, May 4, 2012.

“Ronald Voorhees is county’s interim health director,” Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, May 3, 2012.

“Protesters bring signed surgical masks to health board meeting,” WTAE, May 2, 2012.

“Environmental Groups, Citizens, Urge Health Board to Pass New Air Guidelines,” Essential Public Radio, May 2, 2012.

“Local Air Quality Improves, Still Long Way to Go,” KDKA TV News, April 25, 2012.

“DEP Awards Environmental Education Grants,” Essential Public Radio, April 23, 2012.

“Federal well site waste rules find few fans,” Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, April 19, 2012.

“As air pollution from fracking rises, EPA to set rules,” McClatchy Newspapers, April 16, 2012.

“Industry asks for more time to comply with drilling pollution mandates,” Fuel Fix, April 12, 2012.

“Town meeting set on pollution guidelines,” Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, April 7, 2012.

“Pop Filter Hot Pick: Calling all geeks, artists, and green innovators to Penn Avenue!” Pop City, April 4, 2012.

“Marcellus drilling watchdog group strengthens its ranks,” Ligonier Echo, March 31, 2012.

“Port Authority offering bike rack practice,” Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, March 30, 2012.

“Proposed Frazer compressor adds to Pennsylvania air pollution debate,” Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, March 29, 2012.

“Opposition to Marcellus compressor station voiced,” Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, March 28, 2012.

“25 speak against compressor plant,” Valley News Dispatch, March 28, 2012.

“Air Quality Tops List of Concerns Surrounding Planned Allegheny County Gas Compressor,” Essential Public Radio, March 27, 2012.

“Air quality concerns arise over planned gas compressors,” Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, March 27, 2012.

“Cracker’s Emissions Could Rank High in Region,” The Allegheny Front, March 24, 2012.

“Clean air efforts show results,” Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, March 21, 2012.

“Pittsburgh Air Quality Improving,” WTAE Channel 4, March 20, 2012.

“Shell picks Horsehead plant near Monaca for ethane cracker,” Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, March 16, 2012.

Rustbelt Radio program, March 12, 2012 (start at 11:45 mark).

“Allegheny County fires longtime director of health,” Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, March 8, 2012.

“Airing sought for Frazer Marcellus shale natural gas compressor station,” Valley News Dispatch, March 1, 2012.

“Environmental Nonprofit Comes to Penn Avenue,” The Bulletin (p. 11), March 2012.

“Pittsburgh Today and Tomorrow: The facts and future of our region,” Pittsburgh Today 2012 Report (p. 36), Feb. 2012.

“Jobs follow plant construction, but the environment will be affected,” Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, Feb. 19, 2012.

“Counties Want Stronger Wood-Fired Boiler Regs Than PA,” Allegheny Front radio program, Feb. 18, 2012.

“Marcellus Shale,” Essential Pittsburgh radio program, Feb. 10, 2012.

“‘Small but mighty’: High-school students to be Teens 4 Change grant makers,” Pop City, Feb. 8, 2011.

“Bill would register, set limits on Allegheny shale well sites,” Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, Feb. 4, 2012.

“Gas Rush Stories, Part 5,” Jan. 2012.

“Pittsburgh: one of the most polluted cities,” pointparkglobe.com, Jan. 31, 2012.

“DEP calls for Marcellus air data,” republicanherald.com, Jan. 31, 2012.

“Upcoming in 2012: 10 environmental and energy issues to watch in the United States,” environmentallawresource.com, Jan. 27, 2012.

“Health Officials Consider Rules For Wood-Fired Boilers,” essentialpublicradio.org, Jan. 23, 2012.

“Region’s summer blend gasoline supply iffy,” Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, Jan. 20, 2012.

“Bevy of gas-processing plants skirts law,” Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, Jan. 6, 2012.