Parents and environmental groups challenge Middlesex Township zoning changes that allow fracking near schools and homes


PennEast Pipeline Information

On August 12, 2014, PennEast Pipeline Company (a joint project of AGL Resources,NJR Pipeline Company, South Jersey Industries, and UGI Energy Services) announced plans to construct a 100-mile pipeline from Luzerne County in Pennsylvania to Mercer County in New Jersey.

Climate Change and Environmental Justice

The Clean Air Council's Director of Environmental Justice Saleem Chapman presented to Southwest Philadelphians on the real-time effects of climate change in an underserved, overpolluted neighborhood.

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Waste Incineration in PA

The Clean Air Council is working to make sure that Pennsylvania does not follow through on its suggestion to credit Waste-to-Energy (WTE) plants with carbon reductions. The Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed limit on carbon dioxide from power plants requires Pennsylvania to cut carbon emissions by 32% from 2005 levels.

Clean Air Commuter/Clean Air Commute Employer of the Year

Do you know (or are you) a Clean Air Commuter?

We want to recognize Clean Air Council members who go the extra mile(s) for a sustainable commute!

Clean Air Council Influential in Denial of Sunoco Logistics Mariner East Pipeline Petition

Contact: Joseph Otis Minott, Clean Air Council Executive Director 215-567-4004 ext. 116,
Clean Air Council Influential in Denial of Sunoco Logistics Mariner East Pipeline Petition
The PA Public Utility Commission released a ruling today, July 30, 2014, that Sunoco’s proposed Mariner East Pipeline is not a public utility service and that Sunoco is not a public utility corporation.

Impacted Residents and Supporters Shut Down FERC offices in Washington, DC

July 14, 2014
1:44 PM
25 People Arrested Blocking Entrances to FERC, Protesting Proposed Fracked Gas Export Facility and Pipelines.
WASHINGTON - July 14 - Residents impacted by shale gas infrastructure and their supporters, including Council staff, blocked the entrances to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) headquarters today in protest of the proposed Cove Point liquefied natural gas (LNG) export facility and pipeline projects throughout the northeast.

Atlantic Sunrise Pipeline Informational Primer

Upcoming Community Meetings:
Wednesday, September 17th - 7 PM - Dallas, PA
Dallas American Legion
Latest Update: 
September 3, 2014: FERC releases responses to public comments and concerns raised during the Environmental Impact Statement scoping hearings conducted August 4-7.

Community Impacts of Sunoco Logistics’ Proposed Mariner East I Natural Gas Liquids Pipeline

 Latest Update: The PA Public Utility Commission decided on Thursday, October 2nd to send Sunoco Logistics' petition to the next step in the process: hearings.