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‘No proof’ Greek vessel activity led to oil leak off Brazil coast – ship manager

The manager of an oil tanker being probed by Brazilian authorities in connection with an oil spill off the country’s coast has found “no proof” of the vessel conducting activities that may have led to …

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Abnormal tornado activity, other extreme weather a sign of climate change? – The Philadelphia Inquirer

Abnormal tornado activity, other extreme weather a sign of climate change?  The Philadelphia Inquirer

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Fracking in Ohio: Amid industry activity, residents start their own shale gas-related health registry

He’s also concerned that this area has become a dumping ground for fracking wastewater, a high salinity, chemical-laced brine. Sengenic doesn’t think the state is ensuring that his drinking …

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Timeline Of Human Activity In Antarctica – The Onion (satire)


The Onion (satire)

Timeline Of Human Activity In Antarctica
The Onion (satire)
Antarctica, Earth's southernmost continent, faces numerous threats from climate change, but many people don't know very much about the isolated area. The Onion looks back at a history of exploration, scientific study, and human activity in Antarctica.

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Vestas Finishes Quarter With Flurry Of Activity, Restructures China Sales Operations

June 30th brought with it the end of the financial year in some spots around the world as well as the end of the second quarter, and Danish wind turbine manufacturer Vestas finished the month with a flurry of activity, announcing 9 wind turbine orders worth 803 megawatts (MW) and a renewed service agreement for 1,150 MW across the United States

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Volcanic activity, declining ocean oxygen triggered mass extinction of ancient organisms

Global climate change, fueled by skyrocketing levels of atmospheric carbon dioxide, is siphoning oxygen from today’s oceans at an alarming pace — so fast that scientists aren’t entirely sure how the planet will respond. Global climate change, fueled by …

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Study: Fracking, human activity culprits behind Texas earthquakes

There has been a recent increase in natural gas extraction — including fracking, or hydraulic fracturing, but other techniques as well — which produces a lot of wastewater. To get rid of it, the water is injected deep into the ground. When wastewater …
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Strong Oklahoma Quakes Linked to Industrial Activity, Study Says

The modern-day process that produces the wastewater is known as hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, which forces millions of gallons of water, sand and other additives deep into the ground to free up pockets of natural gas. Both the energy industry and …
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US Northeast Cap & Trade Has Added $1.3 Billion In Economic Activity, Saved Consumers $460 Million

RGGI benefits

Originally published on Solar Love. A report from the Analysis Group claims the cap & trade program called the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) involving 9 New England and Mid-Atlantic states has added $ 1.3 billion in economic activity to the region since 2011, while lowering carbon emissions by 15%. It also says people in those

US Northeast Cap & Trade Has Added $ 1.3 Billion In Economic Activity, Saved Consumers $ 460 Million was originally published on CleanTechnica.

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China offers reassurance over its increased activity in Antarctica – Sydney Morning Herald


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China offers reassurance over its increased activity in Antarctica
Sydney Morning Herald
China's President Xi Jinping has offered reassurance over the Asian giant's heightened polar activity, committing to the peaceful use of Antarctica and pointed to its environmental importance. President Xi moved to engage more closely with Australia
Studio interview: China, Australia sign MoU on AntarcticaCCTV
China's President Xi Jinping visits Tasmania, planning for deal with AntarcticaThe Straits Times
Nations join hands for Antarctic studyChinadaily USA
The West Australian
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