Stories by Sharon Kelly

Sharon Kelly is an attorney and freelance writer who lives in Philadelphia. She has reported for The New York Times, National Wildlife, Earth Island Journal, and a variety of other publications. Prior to beginning freelance writing, she worked as a law clerk for the ACLU of Delaware. subscribe to Sharon Kelly's feed

Posted on: Jul 18, 2014, Source: DeSmogBlog

Oklahoma continues to tremble, making some residents call for a halt to fracking and waste-water injection.

Posted on: Apr 7, 2014, Source: DeSmogBlog

A coalition of shareholders has persuaded the energy giant to disclose the potential liabilities associated with shale drilling.

Posted on: Mar 18, 2014, Source: DeSmogBlog

Bakken oil train explosions have mostly been far from populated areas, but one explosion killed 47 people.

Posted on: Feb 25, 2014, Source: DeSmogBlog

Last year, shale gas supporters said hydrofracking would stabilize prices, but that hasn't happened.

Posted on: Feb 10, 2014, Source: DeSmogBlog

Obama’s embrace of fossil fuels shouldn't have come to a surprise of environmentalists.

Posted on: Dec 13, 2012, Source: DeSmogBlog

Here's what has the industry so spooked.