Social Issues Related to Energy

In 1970, the first Earth Day brought twenty million Americans to the streets to advocate for a healthy environment, laying the grounds for the modern climate justice movement. Explore issues related to Environmental Justice, resistance, activism, and stewardship in the articles and maps below.

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California well pad

California Setback Analyses Summary

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FracTracker Alliance has conducted numerous spatial analyses…
Petrochemical development in the Houston, Texas areaPhoto by Ted Auch, FracTracker Alliance, with aerial support by LightHawk

COVID-19 and the oil & gas industry

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COVID-19 and the oil and gas industry are at odds. Air pollution…
Truck on Dirt Road

The Mountaineer State: Where Politics, a Fossil Fuel Legacy, and Fracking Converge

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Introduction The Mountaineer State is one of the most stunningly…

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