Image by Beth Gardiner. Poland, 2015.
April 13, 2015 /
Beth Gardiner
Poland gets 90 percent of its power and much of its heat by burning coal, one of the dirtiest of fuels. The consequences for Poles' health are severe, and one polluted city is now pushing back
April 13, 2015 / The Guardian
Beth Gardiner
A twist of history and circumstance has left gritty Warsaw with far cleaner air than elegant Krakow.
April 13, 2015 / The Guardian
Beth Gardiner
"Ambulances queue out here on this street" on days when the soot hangs over Krakow. Poland's most picturesque city is trying to fix its air pollution problem.
December 2, 2013 / Untold Stories
Dimiter Kenarov
A year on, Dimiter Kenarov re-examines the shale gas bubble that fueled his investigation into hydraulic fracturing and sustainable energy resources, from Poland to Pennsylvania.
May 16, 2013 / Untold Stories
Steve Sapienza
As drilling operators search for shale gas in Poland, residents demand more information about the potential impacts of hydraulic fracturing—fracking—on their communities.
May 10, 2013
Tom Hundley
Senior Editor Tom Hundley shares a dispatch from world-walker Paul Salopek, a fracking report from Poland and news of Anna Badkhen's forthcoming account of her year in Oqa, Afghanistan.
May 6, 2013 / PBS NewsHour
Steve Sapienza, Dimiter Kenarov
Stephen Sapienza reports on shale gas fracking in Poland for PBS Newshour.
April 9, 2013 / Virginia Quarterly Review
Dimiter Kenarov
Two States, Three Countries, Four Opponents of Fracking.
February 15, 2013
Mark Schulte
Dimiter Kenarov discussed his work on shale gas extraction to students in Pittsburgh and Philadelphia.
February 1, 2013
Tom Hundley
On the surface, Poland would not seem to have much in common with Pennsylvania and eastern Ohio. But dig beneath the surface in both places and you find shale gas, a potential source of cheap energy.
January 29, 2013 / Untold Stories
Dimiter Kenarov
Would shale gas be the death or salvation of Poland?
January 24, 2013 / McClatchy
Dimiter Kenarov
Poland is a test case for shale gas development in Europe, but so far the industry has failed to take off.
January 14, 2013
Dimiter Kenarov
Journalist Dimiter Kenarov joins panel at Kent State University's Global Communication Issues Forum focused on costs and benefits of shale gas.

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