social media

GAO: EPA Used Covert Propaganda to Promote WOTUS Rulemaking

The U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) issued a decision concluding that the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) use of Thunderclap—a crowd-speaking social media platform that allows a single message to be…

Community Engagement (On and Offline) Can Make or Break Your Project

Social media is changing the role of public participation (PP) in the planning, permitting, and licensing process (PPL) for every energy project in the U.S. From the Keystone XL pipeline…