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Happy Global Warming Earth Day to you! Let's not do anything about it, just light more candles and sing! As Marco Rubio says, the climate is always changing. So who's going to blow out the candles?
by laloalcaraz
Comment Count 8 comments on Wed Apr 22, 2015 at 02:50 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
Climate-sceptic US senator given funds by BP political action committee | US news | The Guardian Sample quotes from article ...
by enhydra lutris
Comment Count 15 comments on Sun Mar 22, 2015 at 04:07 PM PDT with 24 Recommends
The fossil fuel development industry has no shame when it comes to promoting their agenda. They will exploit every human need to feed their greed. A cornerstone of their strategy has always been ...
by Nancy Meyer
Comment Count 2 comments on Sun Mar 22, 2015 at 06:39 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
There's oil in them there.....fish? In January, 50,000 barrels of oil spilled into the Yellowstone ...
by Jen Hayden
Comment Count 8 comments on Mon Feb 23, 2015 at 10:34 AM PST with 30 Recommends
Does it seems suspicious to anyone else that just at the same time that certain corporate interests are trying desperately to curtail the surge in renewable energy we suddenly have all this ...
by thefarleftside
Comment Count 9 comments on Wed Jan 21, 2015 at 02:23 PM PST with 7 Recommends
A Chinese state owned firm began generating power last Monday at a new 338MW hydroelectric facility in Cambodia that will dramatically increase electricity availability to Cambodians at prices well ...
by benamery21
Comment Count 12 comments on Mon Jan 19, 2015 at 01:20 AM PST with 13 Recommends
Bill O'Reilly and the Teamsters Union claim the Keystone XL will see an overall 42,000 jobs created. Really? Some are questioning this as fact. Some critics propose that this ...
by Samuel Vargo
Comment Count 30 comments on Fri Jan 16, 2015 at 09:18 AM PST with 5 Recommends
What do declining oil prices mean for alternative fueled vehicles, plug-in hybrids and EVs? If anything is to be learned from the past periods where gasoline prices have dropped precipitously it is ...
by joelado
Comment Count 10 comments on Fri Jan 09, 2015 at 07:19 AM PST with 5 Recommends
Cross-Posted from DeSmogBlog Chevron made waves in the business world when it announced its October 6 sale of 30-percent of its holdings in the Alberta-based Duvernay Shale basin to Kuwait Foreign ...
by Steve Horn
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue Oct 14, 2014 at 04:27 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
Well, if this doesn't take the ol' cake! Last week, two workers at the Golden Eagle Refinery in an unincorporated part of Pacheco, CA were burned in the face by sulfuric acid when a pipe carrying ...
by Dem Beans
Comment Count 123 comments on Fri Feb 21, 2014 at 09:06 AM PST with 275 Recommends
Tesoro Refinery, Martinez California barred federal safety inspectors after leaking pipes sprayed acid on workers. Tesoro Corporation barred federal inspectors from it's refinery in Pacheco, ...
by FishOutofWater
Comment Count 36 comments on Fri Feb 21, 2014 at 10:02 AM PST with 63 Recommends
More info regarding message from Navajo to Central Valley members (and probably other California groups), in case anyone missed it, is at this search https://www.google.com/search?q=don%27t+frack+...
by mettle fatigue
Comment Count 15 comments on Sun Feb 09, 2014 at 07:40 PM PST with 11 Recommends
This diary adresses the proposal to establish a large marine terminal shipping dock for liquid hydrocarbons (including tar sands derivatives) at Superior, WI. This proposal would enable ...
by LakeSuperior
Comment Count 11 comments on Thu Jan 09, 2014 at 01:29 PM PST with 16 Recommends
Do you remember the big freak out over oil wells being flooded in Colorado? I just unlinked to the most egregious post on the subject because I didn't want to get distracted by specific posts or ...
by ban nock
Comment Count 39 comments on Wed Nov 13, 2013 at 04:41 AM PST with 14 Recommends
I read Pew. When I read no other polling I still read Pew, they have all kinds of interesting insight into American society and they are a very good polster. I wish though that they'd dug down a ...
by ban nock
Comment Count 22 comments on Sun Sep 29, 2013 at 06:24 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
The U.S. government has proposed and passed numerous laws that deny civil liberties by unwarranted spying, limiting freedoms, restricting movements, and protecting public officials from reprisal. ...
by StephenLRush
Comment Count 36 comments on Sun Aug 25, 2013 at 11:30 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
even if it wasn't entirely your fault... I'm in Goleta, CA. UC Santa Barbara has a bunch of workshops and conferences going on right now. The dormitory I'm housed in is less than 2 min walk from ...
by Future Gazer
Comment Count 8 comments on Wed Aug 21, 2013 at 08:42 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
Six tankers loaded with petroleum hang over the swollen Bow River in Calgary as train derails and bridge fails. It appears the jinx is definitely on Calgary right now. So sorry for the innocent ...
by akmk
Comment Count 24 comments on Thu Jun 27, 2013 at 02:36 PM PDT with 22 Recommends
I usually don't write about things I've read, or send people to read something someone else wrote. I like to sing my own song, with links maybe for reference or for further reading, but I like to ...
by ban nock
Comment Count 16 comments on Sun Jul 28, 2013 at 03:36 AM PDT with 16 Recommends
Darwin continues to knock himself senseless with facepalms as witless GOPasaurs continue roaming the landscape. Neither natural selection nor any other laws of biology, chemistry, physics, geology, ...
by cassandracarolina
Comment Count 30 comments on Wed May 08, 2013 at 08:00 AM PDT with 45 Recommends