San Francisco Passes Resolution Against Offshore Drilling, Fracking

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Jan 102018
 

The San Francisco resolution calls for: * A ban on dangerous fracking and well stimulation in federal and state waters off the California coast; * No new federal oil and gas leases in the Pacific, Atlantic or Arctic oceans or the eastern Gulf of Mexico …

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Berkeley City Council Passes Resolution Against Offshore Fracking, Drilling

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Sep 132017
 

The Berkeley resolution calls for: A ban on new drilling, fracking, and other well stimulation in federal and state waters off the California coast, No new federal oil and gas leases in the Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic oceans and the eastern Gulf of Mexico …
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House Passes Permanent Ban on Fracking Waste in CT

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May 102017
 

Legislators voted overwhelmingly Tuesday for a permanent ban on the storage, disposal and use of fracking waste in Connecticut. By 141 to 6, the state House of Representatives passed the bipartisan bill after a two-hour debate and sent it to the state Senate.
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FPL’s fracking investment bill passes committee despite objections

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Mar 292017
 

including fracking. It was approved by the Florida House Subcommittee on Energy and Utilities. Although FPL is the only utility that could meet the criteria to qualify for the program this year, Duke Energy Florida, Inc., and Gulf Power Company are …
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Bill passes Va. House of Delegates subcomittee to protect fracking chemicals

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Jan 132017
 

The oil and gas drilling method known as hydraulic fracturing, or “fracking,” mobilizes thousands around the … instances where poorly constructed drilling wells and improper wastewater management affected drinking water resources. But it said the number …
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Solar Power Passes 1% Global Threshold

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Jun 122015
 

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Originally published on Energy Post Solar power now covers more than 1% of global electricity demand. In three countries in Europe – Italy, Germany and Greece – solar PV supplies more than 7% of electricity demand. This is reported by Solar Power Europe (previously EPIA – European Photovoltaic Industry Association). China is the fastest growing

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California Senate Passes Bill Banning New Offshore Drilling

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Jun 082015
 

mammals and fish killed by the spill. “Senate Bill 788 – which bans new offshore oil drilling – just passed the Senate!” said Senator McGuire in a Facebook post. “Nearly 20k Californians have signed our petition – We’re grateful!” You can sign the petition …
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Gov. Hogan Quietly Passes Fracking Moratorium

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May 292015
 

Larry Hogan ought to embrace.” “The movement behind this moratorium was unyielding,” said Mitch Jones, Common Resources Director for Food & Water Watch. “Passing a moratorium under a pro-fracking Governor is a testament to the effectiveness that …
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Prototype electric vehicle passes first test on road to Antarctica – Gizmag

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Apr 132015
 

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Prototype electric vehicle passes first test on road to Antarctica
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The Venturi Antarctica, a prototype electric vehicle designed to tackle the harsh climes of Antarctica recently completed its first test drive in the Southern Alps of Europe. Manufactured by Venturi Automobiles, the joystick-controlled prototype seats

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