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February 6, 2012 Poll shows Canadians against frackingSource: Leader Post
The majority of Canadians oppose hydraulic fracturing - better known as "fracking" - and would support a moratorium on the natural gas extraction method, according to a new poll. The Environics Research poll, commissioned by...
February 1, 2012 NASA: Global warming caused mostly by humansSource: USA Today
A new NASA study tries to lay to rest the skepticism about climate change, especially vocal this year on the GOP presidential campaign trail. It finds, like other major scientific research, that greenhouse gases generated by...
February 1, 2012 Environment N.Y. Says Indian Point Threatens WaterSource: The Daily Briarcliff
BUCHANAN, N.Y. – A new report released by Environment New York contends that Indian Point Nuclear Power Plants are a threat to the drinking water of 11.3 million people in the New York metro area. Still, officials for the power...
January 31, 2012 World lacks enough food, fuel as population soars: U.N.Source: Reuters
The world is running out of time to make sure there is enough food, water and energy to meet the needs of a rapidly growing population and to avoid sending up to 3 billion people into poverty, a U.N. report warned on Monday.
January 30, 2012 EU Has Adequate Rules on Shale Gas Exploration, Study ShowsSource: Bloomberg
The European Union has adequate legislation to protect the environment as companies including Chevron (CVX) Corp. explore for shale gas in several member states, a study commissioned by the EU regulatory arm showed.
January 30, 2012 How Relevant is Sustainability to Business Executives?Source: Sustainable Business Forum
Results from an Accenture study conducted for the UN Global Compact on the importance of sustainability found that 96 percent of CEOs surveyed thought that sustainability issues should be fully integrated into the strategy and...
January 30, 2012 U.S. Energy Executives Believe Energy Independence is Achievable within 15 Years – Overwhelming Majority Support FrackingSource: Business Wire
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--An overwhelming majority (70%) of executives at middle market energy companies see the potential for U.S. energy independence within 15 years, yet they expressed concern that the regulatory environment,...
January 27, 2012 Picarro Reveals Carbon Emissions in Davos from the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2012Source: MarketWatch
DAVOS, Switzerland -- World Economic Forum -- Picarro, the world's leading provider of instruments for carbon and water cycle measurements, today announced results from its City Carbon project, demonstrating measurements of near...
January 26, 2012 Water tight 2012: The top issues in the global water sectorSource: Deliotte
The growing demand for water is making conservation and efficient use central issues, particularly as governments, utilities and the private sector come under increasing pressure to be stewards of this precious and shared...
January 19, 2012 New Quinnipiac poll: Ohioans strongly oppose hydro-fracking until more study, split on heartbeat billSource: Cleveland Plain Dealer
A new poll of Ohioans shows that more than seven in ten want the controversial practice of hydro-fracking stopped until more study of it can be done, according to a Quinnipiac University survey released this morning. The first...
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