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The Biggest Challenge Facing Shale Oil Could Be Overcoming Its Own Success

Prices for oil services, for drilling and fracking wells, were not going to stay depressed … that the days of heavily discounted Permian oil will end. Refiners along the Gulf Coast have no use for m…

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BP Makes $10.5 Billion Shale Deal, Its Biggest Since Deepwater Horizon

The Gulf of Mexico spill changed all that … Shale exploration, which involves drilling long horizontal wells and then injecting fluids, or fracking, to break up rocks beneath the Earth’s surface, ha…

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Liberia’s biggest palm oil project quits eco-certification scheme

Men work on palm fruits at a palm oil factory in Bomi County, Liberia December 30, 2017. Picture taken December 30, 2017. REUTERS/Thierry Gouegnon Golden Veroleum was accused of failing to get consent …

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Massive ‘Dead Zone’ in the Arabian Sea Is the Biggest in the World

A massive “dead zone” in the Arabian Sea is the largest in the world, a new study reveals. Dead zones are oxygen-starved ocean regions where few organisms can survive. They emerge in ocean depths ranging from 650 to 2,600 feet (200 to 800 meters), when …

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The Biggest Energy Breakthrough Since Fracking

Petroteq’s system produces oil and leaves behind nothing but clean, dry sand that can be resold as fracking sand or construction sand … Gerald Bailey is a former Exxon president of Arabian Gulf operations, Dr. R Gerald Bailey. He believes in the …

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Extreme Weather Is the Biggest Risk for Humanity in 2018, Say World Leaders – Futurism


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Extreme Weather Is the Biggest Risk for Humanity in 2018, Say World Leaders
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Extreme weather events are the most likely and most severe threat facing humanity in 2018, according to the new Global Risks Report 2018 of the World Economic Forum (WEF). Every year, the report surveys a pool of 1000 experts and decision makers about
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Extreme weather the biggest global threat facing humanity, says new reportThe Independent
World entering 'critical period of intensified risks' in 2018, WEF saysCNBC
Reinsurance News –Digital Journal –Bloomberg –World Economic Forum
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World’s biggest wildlife reserve planned for Antarctica in global campaign – The Guardian


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World's biggest wildlife reserve planned for Antarctica in global campaign
The Guardian
Julian Gutt from the Alfred Wegener Institute, Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research in Germany, which put forward the original proposal, said it would be an important moment in the fight to create a sustainable global ocean system. “This will

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East Antarctica’s biggest glacier lost ice because of warm water and … – The Verge


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East Antarctica's biggest glacier lost ice because of warm water and …
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Totten Glacier is 'sort of the canary in the coal mine'
Wind Is Driving Rapid Melting in Antarctica's Biggest Glacier | WIREDWIRED
Antarctica's Winds Increasing Risk of Sea Level Rise from Massive Totten GlacierInsideClimate News
Wind may be driving the melting of East Antarctica's largest glacierScience News
Inverse –Phys.Org –HuffPost UK –Science Advances
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The Biggest Global Tax Break Ever Bubbles Up From Texas Oil Industry

Christi Craddick, the Texas Railroad Commissioner, praised the Texas fracking industry in her address at the annual … A month after the Texas Gulf Coast was devastated by the unprecedented wind and rains of Hurricane Harvey, the cleanup and rebuilding …
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Magellan gasoline leak is biggest known spill of Harvey aftermath

“The specific case of the tank release is under investigation at this time,” he added. Indeed, flooding from Harvey triggered numerous other leaks from oil and petroleum products storage tanks, including collapsed storage tank roofs from the volume of the …
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