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In order for Reed's bill to succeed we need to show our support for it, and I mean NOW! Please print the attached file, complete your information at the bottom, and mail it in to the address at the top of the letter. Have all of your family, friends, and acquaintances do the same. To save postage four such letters can be mailed in one envelope.

 

United States Congressman Tom Reed
89 W. Market Street
Corning, NY 14830

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Cuomo’s pipeline decision may have ripple effects for energy policy

ALBANY— Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s administration chose Earth Day, April 22, to reject the proposed Constitution pipeline, which would have carried natural gas from Pennsylvania through portions of upstate.

 

The move came as the governor has been trying to burnish his green credentials, and environmentalists were indeed as delighted with the administration's decision as the pipeline’s developers were disappointed.

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Pipeline-killing Cuomo plainly doesn’t care about New York jobs
Posted: May 2nd, 2016 | Author: JLCNY Pulse

NY Post Editorial Board 4/29/2016 Is Gov. Cuomo trying to kill the upstate economy — or is he just so desperate to suck up to enviro-nuts that he doesn’t care what happens to that region? It’s a fair question, after his decision to kill the Constitution Pipeline — a vital, 124-mile conduit meant to carry natural gas from Pennsylvania to New York and beyond. The move &l [ ... ]

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Cuomo has reason to worry as Bharara zeroes in on inner circle
Posted: May 2nd, 2016 | Author: Joint Landowners Coalition of N.Y. Inc.Cuomo has reason to worry as Bharara zeroes in on inner circle

Executive Deputy Secretary Joseph Percoco (left) and Gov. Andrew Cuomo   Gov. Cuomo had seven days of smug last week, all at Mayor de Blasio’s expense — but that changed Friday when it developed that Andrew himself may be back in corruption-buster Preet Bharara’s cross hairs.   And if not the governor, then certainly his alter-ego-cum-enforcer Joseph Percoco &mdas [ ... ]

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Cuomo’s pipeline decision may have ripple effects for energy policy
Posted: May 2nd, 2016 | Author: Joint Landowners Coalition of N.Y. Inc.

ALBANY— Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s administration chose Earth Day, April 22, to reject the proposed Constitution pipeline, which would have carried natural gas from Pennsylvania through portions of upstate.   The move came as the governor has been trying to burnish his green credentials, and environmentalists were indeed as delighted with the administration's decision as the pipeline&r [ ... ]

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Company Pledges to Fight for N.Y. Pipeline
Posted: April 27th, 2016 | Author: Joint Landowners Coalition of N.Y. Inc.

By Gerald B. Silverman   April 25 — The four companies that own Constitution Pipeline Co. LLC may challenge New York's decision to deny a permit for the gas pipeline project, pledging April 25 to “pursue all available options” to fight the state decision.   The challenge may include an appeal to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, Christopher L. Stockt [ ... ]

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Constitution Pipeline Committed to Building Federally Approved Pipeline, Delivering Energy Savings and Environmental Benefits...
Posted: April 25th, 2016 | Author: Joint Landowners Coalition of N.Y. Inc.

    Company Says New York DEC Statements Inaccurate, Contradict Facts
    NYSDEC Confirmed Receipt of All Necessary Data on Dec. 24, 2014
    Company Made Weekly Inquiries to Department to Ensure Data Completeness For Past Nine Months
    State Decision Delays Significant Southern Tier Economic Development and Thousands of Jobs   ALBA [ ... ]

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New York State Department of Environment Conservation Denies Water Quality Certificate Required for Constitution Pipeline
Posted: April 25th, 2016 | Author: Joint Landowners Coalition of N.Y. Inc.New York State Department of Environment Conservation Denies Water Quality Certificate Required for Constitution Pipeline

New York State Department of Environment Conservation Denies Water Quality Certificate Required for Constitution Pipeline   Today, officials from the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation announced the denial of the Clean Water Act Section 401 Water Quality Certification for the proposed Constitution Pipeline. Although DEC has granted certificates for other projects, the [ ... ]

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Andrew Cuomo’s poised to kill thousands more upstate jobs
Posted: April 22nd, 2016 | Author: Joint Landowners Coalition of N.Y. Inc.Andrew Cuomo’s poised to kill thousands more upstate jobs

Andrew Cuomo Photo: David McGlynn   Not satisfied with stabbing upstate’s economy in the back with a fracking ban, Gov. Cuomo may be about to twist the knife — by nixing a vital gas pipeline.   Cuomo’s Department of Environmental Conservation has one more week to grant a water-quality permit for the 125-mile Constitution Pipeline, which would ship natural gas from [ ... ]

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OPINION: Sanders’ fracking ban would be a disaster
Posted: April 22nd, 2016 | Author: Joint Landowners Coalition of N.Y. Inc.OPINION: Sanders’ fracking ban would be a disaster

Mladen Antonov, AFP/Getty Images A Consol Energy horizontal gas drilling rig in Pennsylvania explores for natural gas stored deep underground in fine-grained sedimentary rocks. Shale gas can be extracted using hydraulic fracturing, or fracking. Mladen Antonov, AFP / Getty ImagesA Consol Energy Horizontal Gas Drilling Rig in Pennsylvania explores for natural gas stored deep underground in fine-gr [ ... ]

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ecorpStim Successfully Fracks PA Marcellus Well Using Baby Oil
Posted: April 22nd, 2016 | Author: Joint Landowners Coalition of N.Y. Inc.ecorpStim Successfully Fracks PA Marcellus Well Using Baby Oil

Every now and again eCORP Stimulation Technologies, or “ecorpStim” as they are known, reappears with a press release to announce they’re still around. The last such time MDN covered the company was in July 2014 (see ecorpStim Says New Manufacturing Process Lowers Non-Water Frack Cost). ecorpStim’s technology uses non-flammable liquefied propane as the fluid for fracking. I [ ... ]

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University Releases Research on Fracking and Groundwater
Posted: April 22nd, 2016 | Author: Joint Landowners Coalition of N.Y. Inc.

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The University of Cincinnati has released research in the form of a master’s thesis that shows hydraulic fracturing had no impact on groundwater samples taken in Carroll County over a two-year period. The thesis is part of a scientific study that university researchers conducted in order to evaluate whether the practice of hydraulic fracturing was responsible for co [ ... ]

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Hundreds Rally in Binghamton For Constitution Pipeline
Posted: April 21st, 2016 | Author: Joint Landowners Coalition of N.Y. Inc.

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Contact:  Dan Fitzsimmons, JLCNY, 607 775-5821   Hundreds Rally in Binghamton to Support Constitution Pipeline BINGHAMTON – April 21, 2016 – Supporters of the Constitution Pipeline rallied in Binghamton, N.Y., on Thursday to call on New York Governor Andrew Cuomo to approve water quality permits needed so that Southe [ ... ]

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Landowners needed to show support for NG development in NY This Thursday!
Posted: April 18th, 2016 | Author: Joint Landowners Coalition of N.Y. Inc.

Dear Friends and Natural Gas Supporters,
 
On Thursday, April 21, 2016 please join me in partnering with elected officials, union representatives and economic development organizations to affirm support for the Constitution Pipeline. This is our last opportunity to tell Governor Cuomo and NYSDEC that the Southern Tier needs access to natural gas and the jobs, tax revenue and economic growth Con [ ... ]

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More Green Eggs and Scam; Served New York Style
Posted: April 12th, 2016 | Author: Joint Landowners Coalition of N.Y. Inc.More Green Eggs and Scam; Served New York Style

The “Green Eggs and Scam” story continues to evolve with one solar fiasco after another, driven by corrupt cronyism and political correctness. A post I wrote a while back called “Green Eggs and Scam,” which regularly gets quite a bit of daily readership on this site as solar promotion schemes continue to get lots of attention in New York, where corrupt cronyism knows no bounds [ ... ]

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U.S. Natural Gas Electricity Efficiency is Always Improving
Posted: April 12th, 2016 | Author: Joint Landowners Coalition of N.Y. Inc.

El Segundo Energy Center, a 560-MW combined cycle power plant in southern California. Source: Combined Cycle Journal. For electricity, the lifeblood of our modern world, efficiency has been installed as the 1st choice to reduce energy usage and related GHG emissions. Although renewables are ranked 2nd in this critical “loading order,” 3rd ranked natural gas often gets depl [ ... ]

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If You Missed The Recent Solar Leasing Seminar Watch The Video
Posted: April 6th, 2016 | Author: Joint Landowners Coalition of N.Y. Inc.

Dear Friends and Natural Gas Supporters,   As a result of Cuomo's mandate that the state provide billions of taxpayer dollars in subsidies for renewable energy development many landowners have received offers to lease their land for solar farms. However these leases leave much to be desired financially and put the landowner at great legal risk.   As a result the JLCNY  [ ... ]

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