18 Oct '11, 8pm

Does New York City Really Need a New Natural Gas Pipeline, At the End of The High Line?

Does New York City Really Need a New Natural Gas Pipeline, At the End of The High Line?

Spectra Energy 's planned New Jersey-New York Expansion pipeline is, as the name suggests, an expansion of two existing natural gas pipelines intended to bring into Manhattan natural gas obtained by fracking in the Marcellus Shale of upstate New York. Its developers and supporters in the press say that natural gas is "a much cleaner fuel than coal...so this will help clean the region's air. And it will cut energy costs." The usual 'this will create jobs' angle is also played; it's claimed that 5,000 new ones will be created. Its opponents -- which include numerous anti-fracking groups and high-profile "intervenors " such as New York City Council Speaker Christine Quinn, Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer, Gasland director Josh Fox, and actor-activist Mark Ruffalo -- focus instead on the environmental and community impacts of fracking and the potentially disastrous ...

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