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Methane Flare

Methane and Climate Change Coalition Letter

March 19, 2020

We are urging our coalition partners to sign onto our PDF icon Methane and Climate Change Coalition letter asking the Wolf Administration to directly address methane in its proposed regulation to control emissions from existing oil and gas operations. Please fill out the form below to sign on.

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Be a Clean Water Voter - Pennsylvania Endorsements 2020

February 26, 2020

Clean Water Action is proud to announce our slate of endorsed candidates for Pennsylvania’s Primary Election which is now being held on Tuesday, June 2nd.  

Daily Air Update: Five straight days of unhealthy air in Mon Valley

December 26, 2019

Violations of federal air standards could continue through the weekend

Mon Valley Air Quality Reaches Unhealthy Levels Again: Clean Water Action Statement

U.S. Steel emissions at Clairton primary cause of severe air pollution event

Advancement of Oil and Gas Emission Controls Welcomed but Cautioned Shortcomings Need Addressed to be Truly Impactful

December 18, 2019

Clean Water Action commended the Pennsylvania Environmental Quality Board for voting to launch the rulemaking process on Governor Wolf’s concrete action to help address climate change through curbing harmful air pollution from the Commonwealth’s existing oil and gas operations.