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North America’s Influential Energy Diplomacy

Fracking is energy business slang for fracturing “tight” hydrocarbon-rich formations … the Iranian Shia Islamic Revolutionary regime has ritually threatened to close the Strait of Hormuz, which …

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America’s energy boom can’t stop oil prices from rising

The sun rises over an oil field over the Monterey Shale formation where gas and oil extraction using hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, is on the verge of … before the 1991 Gulf War; after …

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Contained but not capped: Some of America’s longest oil spill still escaping into Gulf

NEW ORLEANS — Sporadic leaks continue at the site of the nation’s longest oil spill, about 12 miles off the tip of Louisiana, more than two months after the head of the U.S. Coast Guard’s …

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America’s bipartisan climate-policy failure

(MENAFN – Gulf Times) US President Donald Trump’s anti … revolution enabled by the advent of hydraulic fracturing (or fracking). The fact is that neither major party in the United States has …

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America’s year of extreme weather – in pictures | World news – The Guardian

America’s year of extreme weather – in pictures | World news  The Guardian

From an eruption of Kilauea volcano sending lava into residential areas to deadly wildfires in California, the US saw record-breaking natural disasters in 2018.

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GM & Delta Americas Working On Extreme Fast EV Charging Technology — 180 Miles In 10 Minutes

EV fast charging networkGeneral Motors and Delta Americas are working on extremely fast charging technology that can add 180 miles of range in just 10 minutes. Can you say, “game changer?”

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Is America’s Search for Energy Independence Futile?

And yet EIA figures show that: Despite fracking’s promise to create U.S. energy independence … “For example,” notes the EIA, “refiners in the U.S. Gulf Coast region frequently find that it makes eco…

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America’s Clean Power Plan Is Good For Our Planet, Our Economy, & Our Health

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt claims the original Clean Power Plan design overstepped EPA authority. But the move to repeal and replace the plan is really about protecting Big Polluters’ bottom lines at our expense

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Steve Yetiv: America’s energy boom increases its power

And, historically, the weaker America is in the Persian Gulf, the higher the chance of an oil price. But far more importantly, beyond the environmental hazards of fracking, the boom is distracting America from going green — from seriously developing …
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