The project was one of three proposed fracked natural gas terminals in the Rio Grande Valley.
One 9-year-old had 91 times the average level of biomarkers for toluene, a chemical that can damage livers and kidneys.
Progressives say Haaland’s opposition to fossil fuels is what makes her the right pick for secretary of the interior.
The analysis concluded that about 90 percent of the wealth created from shale gas extraction leaves local communities.
The orders signal that progressive organizers may see some demands for racial and environmental justice realized.
Indigenous activists emerged as leaders of a climate movement that put increasing pressure on Joe Biden.
North Dakota’s water supplies are at risk from contaminants from fracking wastewater, but residents are fighting back.
Leading contenders are holdovers from the Obama administration who expanded fossil fuels and nurtured the fracking boom.
Winnable fracking bans will be on the table in the next Congress.