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Every once in a while in the world of economics an economic indicator will suddenly go crazy. One day the charts all look normal and easy to understand. The next day it suddenly launches into an ...
by gjohnsit
Comment Count 905 comments on Wed Nov 12, 2008 at 12:50 PM PST with 1008 Recommends
The Daily Mail [reports http://www.dailymail.co.uk/home/moslive/article-1212013/Revealed-The-ghost-fleet-recession.html] there is a vast congregation of empty container ships lying at ...
by Alien Abductee
Comment Count 322 comments on Tue Sep 15, 2009 at 12:16 AM PDT with 264 Recommends
The future of the Arctic is taking shape. Let's take a look at climate change in action.
by DWG
Comment Count 19 comments on Mon Apr 01, 2013 at 12:32 PM PDT with 94 Recommends
The Russians are coming to the imminent opening of the Arctic to year round commercial shipping. Russia, along with the Canadians, the Danes (Greenland) and the Norwegians, have all implemented ...
by LeftOfYou
Comment Count 24 comments on Sun Aug 25, 2013 at 03:45 PM PDT with 54 Recommends
My dad, raised in the Depression among parsimonious New England folk, was an early adopter of energy conservation. Hardly a day would pass in autumn, winter, or spring without him remarking "Close ...
by cassandracarolina
Comment Count 68 comments on Fri Nov 30, 2012 at 08:14 AM PST with 53 Recommends
For many, shipping is out of sight, out of mind. So much so, for example, that shipping emissions are not covered in the Kyoto agreement or other proposed carbon reduction treaties. Few people ...
by A Siegel
Comment Count 57 comments on Thu Jun 07, 2007 at 08:43 PM PDT with 50 Recommends
Since diving into the deep end when it comes to energy issues, almost every day sees new fascinating concepts, approaches, and technologies. Fascinating ... exciting ... even hope inspiring at times.
by A Siegel
Comment Count 32 comments on Thu Dec 20, 2007 at 02:35 PM PST with 42 Recommends
Sought by explorers for centuries as a possible trade route, The Northwest Passage was first navigated by Roald Amundsen in ...
by Jimdotz
Comment Count 19 comments on Sat Nov 29, 2008 at 05:06 PM PST with 36 Recommends
An article in the Guardian on April 9th: Confidential data from maritime industry insiders based on ...
by pale cold
Comment Count 8 comments on Sat Apr 11, 2009 at 11:51 AM PDT with 23 Recommends
On Wednesday, around 8:30 a.m., a ship hit the San Francisco bay bridge and leaked heavy Bunker fuel oil, essentially a waste product from refining gasoline that is used as fuel in ships. It is ...
by hilltopper
Comment Count 13 comments on Fri Nov 09, 2007 at 10:31 AM PST with 23 Recommends
United Food and Commercial Workers' Pat O'Neill talks about the difficulty of organizing retail and the new tactics that have been developed, shoppers' support and Walmart workers' extraordinary ...
by amybdean
Comment Count 4 comments on Sun Nov 25, 2012 at 07:08 PM PST with 21 Recommends
The Nathan E. Stewart/DBL 54 is a 10,000 Deadweight ton capacity "articulated tug/barge" (ATB) petroleum tanker, and is owned by the Texas-based Kirby Corporation, which is one of the largest ...
by ingmarz
Comment Count 12 comments on Sat May 23, 2015 at 12:19 AM PDT with 16 Recommends
Back on July 8, I posted a diary about a couple of climate related news stories , and made the following observation: My point is simple. If climate change is shifting weather patterns away ...
by xaxnar
Comment Count 16 comments on Sat Jul 28, 2012 at 10:26 AM PDT with 15 Recommends
Our weary Secessionist-in-Chief is beginning to realize that this presidential campaign thing is a lot of work. More work than he’s accustomed to, for sure. On days like this, he ...
by cassandracarolina
Comment Count 30 comments on Wed Sep 28, 2011 at 10:09 AM PDT with 15 Recommends
No idea how many of you have been dealing with the whole shipping delay thing this week (self hasn't - for once, 3CM isn't a loser in that way, though he still is in everything else, but he digresses,
by chingchongchinaman
Comment Count 50 comments on Sat Dec 28, 2013 at 06:35 PM PST with 14 Recommends
Today's diary is part II in a series. "Part I", posted the other day, is here: Bush Dynasty is the Visible Legacy of the "...
by host
Comment Count 5 comments on Mon Jul 14, 2008 at 02:08 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
Germany's weekly Der Spiegel reports that Iran may be planning an intentional oil spill as a mechanism for repealing the crushing economic sanctions: Oct 15 (Reuters) - Iran's Revolutionary Guards ...
by cassandracarolina
Comment Count 17 comments on Tue Oct 16, 2012 at 12:10 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
I. slash of his pen Last week CA Governor Schwarzenegger vetoed a bill that would have placed a $20 per container fee on shipping containers at California ports, raising $300 million annually to ...
by lostangeles
Comment Count 5 comments on Wed Oct 08, 2008 at 10:33 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
by redglare
Comment Count 4 comments on Sat May 20, 2006 at 07:21 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
You just knew this was going to happen eventually. The skyrocketing price of petroleum soon reaching the $200 level as our ...
by Johnny Venom
Comment Count 28 comments on Fri Jun 27, 2008 at 08:04 AM PDT with 9 Recommends