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Fires, explosions and toxic releases: Front Range residents fight fracking boom

Opponents of fracking have, however, won one big victory since then … and seeing the effect of its pollution: the industrial waste, the bad air, the noise, and the constant low thumping vibrations …

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Burning issue: Indonesia fires put palm oil under scrutiny

Monster blazes sent a pall of acrid smoke over Southeast Asia for weeks Palm oil production has been blamed by environmentalists for driving massive deforestation Indonesia has made some arrests over …

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1 Month With Tesla Model 3 — $0 Charging, 0 Issues, 0 Fires, Tons Of Fun

As of today, we’ve had our Tesla Model 3 for one month. Is the thrill gone? Well, some of the early tingles and excitement have of course worn off, but the core point and core feeling is the same: this is the best car on the market, so it just feels completely right and ideal. [&hellip

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Chaos and Old Night: Fracking’s Hell Fires Still Burn Bright in Colorado

The vast majority of the studies and articles it contains expose fracking as a prevailing threat to the planet and most life on it. These are a few of the study results. Wastewater samples collected …

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Indonesian police probe palm oil companies over forest fires

JAKARTA–Indonesian police are investigating three palm oil companies on suspicion of starting fires on Borneo island, where environmentalists say extensive deforestation has occurred to make way for …

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Palm oil, logging firms the usual suspects as Indonesia fires flare anew

Fires have flared up once again on concessions held by palm oil and logging companies in Riau province on the Indonesian island of Sumatra. For many of the companies involved, this isn’t the …

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Annual ‘Suffocations’ Are the Forest Fires of the Ocean

A recent report from Oregon’s Ocean Acidification and Hypoxia Council found that the state’s coastal waters have such low levels of oxygen that many organisms are actually suffocating. The problem ste…

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Blizzards, tornadoes, fires: Wild storm to deliver all sorts of extreme weather across nation this weekend – USA TODAY


USA TODAY

Blizzards, tornadoes, fires: Wild storm to deliver all sorts of extreme weather across nation this weekend
USA TODAY
A powerhouse storm will bring a variety of wild weather to much of the USA through the weekend. The potpourri will include heavy snow, ice, severe thunderstorms, possible tornadoes, wildfires and wild extremes in temperatures. Heavy snow will be the

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Company outed for fires in Indonesian palm lease still clearing forests in timber concession, NGO finds

Agribusiness conglomerate Korindo has since 2017 implemented a moratorium on forest clearing in its oil palm concessions, after it was found to be burning forests in Indonesia’s Papua province. A new report indicates that since then, the company may have …

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Argentina fires on Chinese vessel ‘fishing illegally’ – ABC News – ABC News


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Argentina fires on Chinese vessel 'fishing illegally' – ABC News
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In this Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018 photo released by Argentina's Coast Guard, a soldier fires at the Chinese fishing boat named Jing Yuan 626 in Argentine waters. The operation was called off by Argentina's foreign ministry after the vessel was chased for

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