Posts

Reviving the Gulf Coast Dead Zone

Dr. Rebecca Boehm explains how excess fertilizer on Midwest farms contributes to “dead zones” in the Gulf, and how to reverse course.

ocean dead zone – Read More…

The Biden climate plan and what it means for Arab Gulf States

Although the American presidential race hasn’t officially been settled, it looks increasingly likely that Joe Biden will be the 46th President of the United States. President-elect Biden’s climate and …

gulf fracking – Read More…

Shell shutting down Gulf refinery after failed attempt to sell

Shell announced Thursday that it is closing one of its refineries between Baton Rouge and New Orleans, after failed attempts to sell the facility.

gulf fracking – Read More…

Hellfire In California, Double Hurricane In Gulf — But Are Cheap Clean Energy & Electric Cars “Too Expensive”?

We are in 2020. It is not 2040. It is not 2050. It is not 2100. And it is certainly not 2200! Humans, so far, are a brief blip on the timeline of Earth. Yet, we have a horrible problem assuming that everything will be fine and dandy for us forever simply because we’ve been here longer than we remember

CleanTechnica

Sally leaves Gulf Coast with severe flooding; at least 2 dead

Hurricane Sally battered the Gulf Coast of Alabama and the Florida Panhandle on Wednesday with 100 mph winds, two and a half feet of rain and a surge of seawater.

gulf fracking – Read More…

Shell Halts Offshore Drilling as U.S. Gulf Coast Braces for Hurricane

It was about 280 miles (450 km) east-southeast from the mouth of the Mississippi River and moving at 13 mph, according to the U.S. National Hurricane Center. At 11 a.m. EDT (1500 …

gulf fracking – Read More…

Donald Trump extends moratorium on offshore drilling in Gulf of Mexico as he visits Florida

Trump used a trip to Florida to propose extending a moratorium on offshore drilling in the eastern Gulf of Mexico.

gulf fracking – Read More…

Reverse Alert issued for natural gas leak at un-manned Gulf Rig 3 miles offshore east of Bob Hall Pier

Multiple people who live on Padre Island near Bob Hall Pier reported hearing a “roaring sound” just before 5 a.m. this morning.

oil leak – Read More…

Trump Administration Sued for Failing to Release Gulf of Mexico Fracking Records

NEW ORLEANS— The Center for Biological Diversity sued the Trump administration today for failing to release public documents revealing the extent and risks of fracking of offshore oil and gas wells in …

gulf fracking – Read More…

Gulf of Mexico ‘Dead Zone’ Will Be Large This Summer, Scientists Predict

The low-oxygen zone can cause harm not just to marine life, but also to those who catch shrimp and fish for their livelihood.

ocean dead zone – Read More…