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The Great Great Lakes Garbage Patch, like its disgusting relatives in the Pacific and elsewhere, is underway. Rejoice, Americans and Canadians, now you’ve got something else to die of, literally and figuratively.
April 1, 2013 Spectra Energy Retreats on Methane IncidentSource: Mike Benard, featured commentator
Spectra Energy Corporation (NYSE:SE) was forced to backtrack on dismissive assertions it made about a nighttime incident at its huge natural gas compressor station in Bedford County, Pennsylvania, after persistent neighbors and a...
March 28, 2013 My view: Say no to Water Pipeline agreement
Deseret News - Utahns are not willing to die for the sins of Las Vegas. Brian Moench is the president of Utah Physicians for a Healthy Environment and a member of the îUnion of Concerned Scientistsî. > 1862
March 14, 2013 The Facts on FrackingSource: Op Ed NY Times
OPPOSITION to fracking has been considerable, if not unanimous, in the global green community, and in Europe in particular. France and Bulgaria, countries with the largest shale-gas reserves in Europe, have already banned...
February 28, 2013 Compulsory Integration – Legal Challenge Coming; Investigative Work by William Fischer; Attorneys to File Suit if New York Government Issues Permits for Horizontal Hydraulic FracturingSource: Mike Benard
New York State’s compulsory integration law – written by the gas industry and passed with no public hearing – is fast approaching a serious legal challenge.
February 12, 2013 Just Tell the "Fracking" TruthSource: Forbes
Yeah, yeah, I know. That headline is a cheap way of attracting attention. I should be ashamed of myself, particularly since I wrote this piece just two weeks ago, criticizing many media outlets for cravenly putting some...
January 23, 2013 EXECUTIVE PERSPECTIVE: Water, the second biggest global risk?Source: Reuters
CEO’s of many companies have begun to realize that water underpins all economic activities, including their own. In the 2010 CDP Water Disclosure questionnaire sent to 300 of the world’s largest companies, 39 percent stated they...
January 8, 2013 Canada and the Global Water Crisis: A GPM InterviewSource: Geopolitical Monitor
In this exclusive interview with the Geopoliticalmonitor, FLOW Program Manager Nancy Goucher provides an overview of the pressing water issues facing Canada and the wider world, such as aquifer depletion, farming pressures, mass...
December 26, 2012 Don’t kill the shale-gas boomSource: Washington Post
Let’s not smother the shale-gas boom. It is the crown jewel of the disappointing economic recovery. Why tamper with success? Yet, there are those who argue that benefits of shale gas could be maximized if we restricted gas...
November 27, 2012 Why a 4°C warmer world must be avoidedSource: Reuters
It is my hope that this report shocks us into action. Even for those of us already committed to fighting climate change, I hope it causes us to work with much more urgency. This report spells out what the world would be like if...
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