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Global Heating Will Make Colorado River Basin Drought More Severe

A person can survive 30 days (or more) without food, 3 days without water, and 3 minutes without air. The latest climate research indicates all three will be in short supply as average temperatures on Earth increase. Hotter, drier conditions will reduce harvests, constrain water supplies, and make it more difficult to breathe. Great thinkers [&hellip

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Oil Basin in Texas And New Mexico May Be Leaking Much More Methane Than Previously Thought, Findings Show

More than one in 10 flares designed to burn off unused methane in the Permian basin in Texas and New Mexico could be unlit or malfunctioning, venting much more of the potent greenhouse gas into the …

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Texas Oil Basin May Be Leaking Much More Methane Than Previously Thought, Findings Show

More than one in 10 flares designed to burn off unused methane in the Permian basin in Texas and New Mexico could be unlit or malfunctioning, venting much more of the potent greenhouse gas into the …

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Permian Basin Flaring: Relief Is On The Way

As noted in a piece published last week, the natural gas flaring issue has brought a great deal of negative attention on the oil and gas industry in recent years. Fortunately, several recent …

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Study linking fracking to Permian Basin earthquakes stirs public debate

dispelling the widely held view that oilfield wastewater disposals wells were solely responsible for the man-made tremors. In a study released Tuesday afternoon, scientists with the TexNet Seismic …

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Surge of new Permian Basin oil to feed global supply

NEXT: See scenes from fracking operations. A natural gas flare is visible in … “Pipelines from Midland and Cushing to the Gulf Coast are full right now. It’s a problem for any crude, including WTL,” …

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Falling water, oxygen levels to blame for Atchafalaya Basin fish kill

WHISKEY BAY – Department of Wildlife and Fisheries officials say a fish kill in the Atchafalaya Basin is the result of high temperatures and low water levels in the Southern Louisiana waterway. LDWF …

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Murphy urges full fracking ban in Delaware River Basin

treatment and disposal of fracking wastewater and water withdrawals for natural-gas drilling outside the basin.) Murphy and the commission have been under relentless pressure from fracking opponents t…

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New Jersey governor: Ban fracking, all related activities in Delaware River Basin

treatment and disposal of fracking wastewater and water withdrawals for natural-gas drilling outside the basin. Murphy and the commission have been under relentless pressure from fracking …

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Bateman Maintains Pressure Against Fracking in Delaware Basin

Phil Murphy to block a proposed Delaware River Basin Commission (DRBC) rule permitting the storage, treatment, disposal and discharge of wastewater generated from fracking in the basin. “Ignoring the …

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