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Pollution billows off a gas plant in California. Recently, the Obama administration came out ...
Comment Count 8 comments on Tue Feb 03, 2015 at 09:23 AM PST with 8 Recommends
Pollution billows off a gas plant in California. Recently, the Obama administration came out ...
by Earthworks Action
Comment Count 16 comments on Fri Jan 30, 2015 at 08:05 AM PST with 29 Recommends
From whitehouse.gov : FACT SHEET: Administration Takes Steps Forward on Climate Action Plan by Announcing Actions to Cut Methane Emissions The Obama Administration is committed to taking ...
by ericlewis0
Comment Count 22 comments on Wed Jan 14, 2015 at 11:25 AM PST with 38 Recommends
CO2 is a greenhouse gas. Human generated CO2 trapped in the atmosphere is raising the earth’s temperature, causing melting icecaps, rising sea levels, species extinctions, droughts, and massive ...
by liberaldad2
Comment Count 140 comments on Thu Jan 01, 2015 at 01:59 PM PST with 207 Recommends
NASA's Curiosity rover has detected a 10-fold spike in atmospheric methane on Mars , and organics in a rock powder sample. "This temporary increase in methane -- sharply up and then back down -- ...
by atana
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Dec 18, 2014 at 08:57 AM PST with 17 Recommends
Cross-Posted from DeSmogBlog DeSmogBlog’s Steve Horn and Republic Report’s Lee Fang have co-written an in-depth report on the influence the government-industry revolving door has had on Big Oil��
by Steve Horn
Comment Count 5 comments on Thu Nov 20, 2014 at 12:04 AM PST with 5 Recommends
Recently, I likened the greenhouse gases to members of the A-Team over at HuffPo, and gave methane to Face: Methane (9 percent) as Face - Two-faced (it's both a fossil fuel and a strong heat-...
by Dont Just Sit There DO SOMETHING
Comment Count 5 comments on Mon Nov 17, 2014 at 12:23 PM PST with 12 Recommends
Stunning news from NASA: One small “hot spot” in the U.S. Southwest is responsible for producing the largest concentration ...
by Jen Hayden
Comment Count 134 comments on Tue Oct 14, 2014 at 07:57 AM PDT with 248 Recommends
This is a follow-up to my diary last night regarding the enormous methane hotspot over the Four Corners area in the Southwest. The EPA estimates are compiled using the industry’s own measurements ...
by Steven D
Comment Count 22 comments on Fri Oct 10, 2014 at 10:15 AM PDT with 34 Recommends
How much longer will the heads in the sand continue? In 2013, concentration of CO2 in the atmosphere was 142% of the pre-industrial era (1750), and of methane and nitrous oxide 253% and 121% ...
by LaFeminista
Comment Count 44 comments on Tue Sep 09, 2014 at 11:02 AM PDT with 80 Recommends
Welcome to the Overnight News Digest with a crew consisting of founder Magnifico, current leader Neon Vincent, regular editors side pocket, maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, rfall, and JML9999. ...
by side pocket
Comment Count 40 comments on Sun Aug 24, 2014 at 08:58 PM PDT with 32 Recommends
If the world stopped burning fossil fuels for energy RIGHT NOW and carbon emissions came to a full stop, we would survive as a civilization. It would take decades, perhaps even centuries, for Mother ...
by jbalazs
Comment Count 6 comments on Sat Aug 09, 2014 at 09:32 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
This alarming issue is finally getting some attention in the MSM. Siberian Holes Could Be 'Visible Effect' of Global Warming, Experts Say BY JULIANNE PEPITONE "It’s a clear indication that ...
by Lefty Coaster
Comment Count 264 comments on Fri Aug 08, 2014 at 02:00 PM PDT with 318 Recommends
This news is very disturbing: Vast methane plumes spotted bubbling up from the Arctic Ocean floor An international team of scientists, who are studying the vast deposits of methane trapped on ...
by don mikulecky
Comment Count 24 comments on Wed Aug 06, 2014 at 06:18 PM PDT with 35 Recommends
by paradise50
Comment Count 64 comments on Mon Aug 04, 2014 at 05:00 PM PDT with 56 Recommends
The results of our over-consumption of fossil fueled energy have hit the fan in a big way and we are rapidly entering a period of irreversible climate extremes. Top climate scientists are trying ...
by VL Baker
Comment Count 88 comments on Fri Aug 01, 2014 at 07:04 AM PDT with 100 Recommends
by FishOutofWater
Comment Count 226 comments on Mon Jul 28, 2014 at 08:06 AM PDT with 390 Recommends
Oblique view of crater shows an elevated rim but around a deep hole. This morphology is indicative of a methane explosion, not a meteorite impact or surface collapse into a sink hole.
by FishOutofWater
Comment Count 357 comments on Wed Jul 16, 2014 at 08:07 PM PDT with 575 Recommends
Cornell researchers just published an interesting paper with a dull sounding title: Assessment and risk analysis of casing and cement impairment in oil and gas wells in Pennsylvania, 2000–2012 . ...
by DWG
Comment Count 8 comments on Fri Jul 11, 2014 at 02:08 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
One can argue all you like about the danger of earthquakes posed by waste water injection by the oil and gas extraction industry. However, from both a short term and long term perspective, the ...
by Steven D
Comment Count 10 comments on Wed Jul 09, 2014 at 07:29 AM PDT with 23 Recommends