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‘Israeli enemy ship’ responsible for oil leak in Eastern Mediterranean: Lebanon’s PM

Lebanon and Israel face the strongest marine ecological disaster since the 2006 war oil spill after a recent oil leak that officials in Lebanon said has …

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Dutch appeals court: Shell Nigeria responsible for oil leaks, must pay damages

A Dutch appeals court on Friday said that the Nigerian subsidiary of Royal Dutch Shell RDSa.L was responsible for oil pipeline leaks in the Niger Delta and ordered it to pay unspecified damages to …

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Human-Caused Climate Change Responsible for Over a Dozen 2017 Extreme Weather Events, Report Says – The Weather Channel

  1. Human-Caused Climate Change Responsible for Over a Dozen 2017 Extreme Weather Events, Report Says  The Weather Channel
  2. The list of extreme weather caused by human-driven climate change grows  Science News
  3. Hotter Planet Makes Extreme Weather Deadlier, New Study Finds  EcoWatch
  4. Climate change is not only influencing extreme weather events, it’s causing them  CNN
  5. Climate change made these 17 extreme weather events radically worse  Mashable
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First shale gas sold with ‘responsible’ branding

The certificate could help US exporters win markets in European countries where there is widespread suspicion of the use of hydraulic fracturing, or “ fracking”, to extract … the pioneer of LNG expo…

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Fracking Waste Leaves Tributary ‘Void Of Life,’ Contractor Responsible Headed To Prison

The owner of a Youngstown company is headed to prison after ordering his employees to repeatedly dump fracking waste directly into a tributary of the Mahoning River in Ohio. Benedict W. Lupo of Hardrock Excavating was sentenced to 28 months in prison for …
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The Calamitous Climate Responsible for Florida’s Record Rainfall – Slate Magazine (blog)


Slate Magazine (blog)

The Calamitous Climate Responsible for Florida's Record Rainfall
Slate Magazine (blog)
As severe weather marches northeast on Wednesday, Florida residents are drying out after ludicrous levels of overnight rainfall. The National Weather Service called the event “historic.” The official rain gauge at Pensacola's airport measured an
Extreme Rainfall Events Like Pensacola's On the RiseClimate Central

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Court Finds Nobody Criminally Responsible for 2002 Oil Spill – New York Times

Court Finds Nobody Criminally Responsible for 2002 Oil Spill
New York Times
Published: November 13, 2013. MADRID — A Spanish court on Wednesday absolved the defendants of criminal responsibility in the sinking of a tanker 11 years ago that led to one of Europe's worst oil spills and devastated Spain's northwestern coastline.

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Utah leading the way in responsible hydraulic fracturing – StandardNet

Utah leading the way in responsible hydraulic fracturing
StandardNet
The Standard-Examiner Editorial Board recently addressed the potential of hydraulic fracturing and other technology to develop Utah's enormous energy resources in “Our View: The Fracking Future” (Feb. 12). The Utah Office of Energy Development

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Bloomberg Backs ‘Responsible’ Extraction of Gas and Pays to Help Set Up Rules – New York Times


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Bloomberg Backs 'Responsible' Extraction of Gas and Pays to Help Set Up Rules
New York Times
Mr. Bloomberg wrote the article with George P. Mitchell, the Texas gas producer who pioneered the technology of hydraulic fracturing of shale rock, combined with horizontal drilling, in the 1990s. They wrote that their intention was to promote “the
NYC mayor weighs in on "fracking"Wall Street Journal


Bloomberg Endorses "Safe" Fracking, Donates Big Bucks For Frack RegulationsGothamist
Bloomberg Weighs In on "Fracking"NBC New York
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Court To Seek Who’s Responsible For Gulf Oil Spill – NPR News

The first phase of a wide-ranging trial for the 2010 Deepwater Horizon accident and oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico is scheduled to begin Monday. Host Rachel Martin talks with NPR’s Debbie Elliott and Jeff Brady, who will cover the trial. Copyright © 2012 …
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