The permit was for a docking facility where it is believed fracking wastewater will be offloaded. •The wastewater will be disposed of at the Deep Rock Disposal Solutions in Marietta. • Public …
China and Russia are eyeing up Antarctica — and experts say Australia should be more concerned
The state of the art RSV Nuyina — which was floated last month — will primarily support Australia's scientific research team in Antarctica, but it also has another purpose: shoring up our territorial claim to 42 per cent of the icy continent, where …
The Cold Lake First Nation is voicing concern after 1.2-million litres of heavy oil and produced water leaked from Imperial Oil’s Cold Lake in-situ operations this year in three separate incidents. The most recent Imperial leak in Cold Lake was at a well …
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Fracking or Hydraulic Fracturing? What's in a Name?
The Equation: Blog of the Union of Concerned Scientists
Hydraulic fracturing, technically, is just one step in the many stage process of getting oil and gas out of rock formations deep underground. Engineers and scientists use the term hydraulic fracturing—shortened to hydrofracking, fracturing, or just …
“PhRMA remains concerned about the deteriorating intellectual property environment in India,” Mark Grayson … more than 85 per cent were owned by foreign companies in India, with US holding 20-30 per cent share of the patents. Noting that the provisions …
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Americans place less importance on environmental issues than they did in 1971, a year after Earth Day was established, according to a new HuffPost/YouGov poll. But the poll also finds that more Americans are taking some steps to protect the …
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COLLEGE PARK, Md., Dec. 7 (UPI) — A majority of the religious in the United States supports environmental regulation, a poll released Wednesday said. Three out of four of those surveyed by the Center for International and Security Studies at …
GEORGE TOWN: The newly set-up group known as Penang Citizens’ Awareness Chant (Chant) is going to monitor environmental devastation and destruction around the state.
This Thursday is the deadline to file written comments for San Francisco’s Environmental Review of the upcoming America’s Cup.
A company that sells eco-friendly cleaning products is concerned that only 19.5% of people who use such products select their brand. A marketing director suggests that the company invest in new advertising and labeling to strengthen its green image. The company decides to so but in a test market so that the effectiveness of the marketing campaign may be evaluated.
a. Write the null and alternative hypotheses.
b. In this context, describe the Type I error possible. How might such an error impact the company?
c. In this context, describe the Type II error possible. How might such an error impact the company?