hydraulic fracturing http://wrvo.org en Cuomo criticized over fracking indecision by Republican leader http://wrvo.org/post/cuomo-criticized-over-fracking-indecision-republican-leader <p>State Republican Chairman Ed Cox criticized Gov. Andrew Cuomo yesterday for delaying a decision on whether or not to allow hydrofracking in New York.<br /><br />Meanwhile, Cox is being criticized by Democrats because he is on the board of directors of the Texas-based natural gas drilling company Noble Energy and holds about $3 million in its stock.<br /><br />Cox said Cuomo continues to shift the responsibility when it comes to making decisions on controversial issues, such as hyrdofracking. Cox said he thinks Cuomo should have made a choice early in his governorship.<br /> Thu, 07 Nov 2013 22:03:12 +0000 Aimee Hirsch 46835 at http://wrvo.org Avon fracking ban upheld http://wrvo.org/post/avon-fracking-ban-upheld <div class="card-content"><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden "><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>The town of Avon has become the third community in upstate New York to win a court case over the right to ban fracking operations.</p><p> Thu, 21 Mar 2013 20:31:54 +0000 Kate O'Connell 35099 at http://wrvo.org Avon fracking ban upheld