The Ragin’ Cajun takes on Louisiana Sinkholes, Fracking, Drilling & Coastal Erosion

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Aug 052017
 

Gen. Russel L. Honore Nicknamed “The Ragin’ Cajun,” Honore’ was commander of Joint Task Force Katrina and was responsible for coordinating military relief efforts for Katrina-affected areas across the Gulf Coast. Mayor Ray Nagin famously called him “the …
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Geely Buys Terrafugia & Takes To The Skies

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Jul 042017
 

Geely Buys Terrafugia

Geely Buys TerrafugiaOK, this is probably one of the easiest titles to pull off — “Geely buys Terrafugia and takes to the skies.” The consequences of one of the biggest carmakers in the world continuing its buying spree, this time with a vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) startup, are interesting and revealing. China is still very determined to build its transportation industry in order to better compete in the international arena

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Antarctica turning green as climate change takes hold, says scientific study – CNBC

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May 192017
 

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Antarctica turning green as climate change takes hold, says scientific study
CNBC
In people's minds, Antarctica may appear as a bleak white landscape but scientists claim the continent is turning green because of a warming in the climate. A team of British researchers have tested three separate sites and concluded that the quantity
Thanks to global warming, Antarctica is starting to turn greenThe Denver Post
Antarctica Is Going Green, And Not In A Good WayForbes
Climate change making Antarctica greenerNEWS.com.au
The Guardian –CBC.ca –Daily Maverick
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Fracking takes toll in Pa., but N.J. gets a bargain

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Dec 312016
 

PSEG Power formerly got the bulk of its natural gas from the Gulf of Mexico, Louisiana and Texas … the tiny bits of pollution that can get into human lungs. Fracking has also created jobs and generated tax revenue in Pennsylvania. But it has come …
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CPA takes measures against oil leaks in the port

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Oct 082016
 

WILLEMSTAD – In the morning of Thursday, October 6, an oil leak took place in the St. Anna Bay near the Motet Yard. Curaçao Ports Authority (CPA) received this message from the contractor carrying out work on the Motet Yard. This project involved an …
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BYD Takes #1, #2, & #4 In China Electric Car Sales

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Sep 192016
 

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This article is also being published on EV Obsession and the EV Sales blogspot. The Chinese market had more than 31,000 new EVs zooming the streets last month, a 95% increase over the same month last year, inline with the annual growth rate, with the EV market share firmly above the 1% barrier, at 1.3% [&hellip

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Santa Fe woman, 85, takes spiritual sojourn to Antarctica – Santa Fe New Mexican

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Mar 062016
 

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Santa Fe woman, 85, takes spiritual sojourn to Antarctica
Santa Fe New Mexican
Flora Leyba, 85, visited the Antarctic in January. Her 14-day excursion took her to Chile and Argentina to see the waterfalls before going on to the Antarctic. Courtesy photo. Santa Fe woman, 85, takes spiritual sojourn to Antarctica. Antarctica's

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Illinois law protecting pets from extreme weather takes effect January 1 – KWQC-TV6

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Dec 172015
 

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Illinois law protecting pets from extreme weather takes effect January 1
KWQC-TV6
ALBANY, Ill. (KWQC) — As city leaders across the QCA work to protect people from dangerous pets, many in Illinois are also looking at protecting pets from dangerous weather. A new law is set to take effect in January that included tougher penalties

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Fracking, Earthquake Debate Takes Center Stage In Tulsa

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Oct 072015
 

The debate over earthquakes and fracking has taken center stage in Tulsa, as 750 petroleum geologists are in town this week, talking about oil and gas exploration. Geologists know there’s a link between waste water wells and an increase in earthquakes in …
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Extreme weather takes toll on Illinois crops and farms – WQAD.com

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Jul 292015
 

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Extreme weather takes toll on Illinois crops and farms
WQAD.com
As a result, nearly half of the Illinois corn crop now rates fair to very poor. More than half of the Illinois soybean crop also rates fair to very poor. “Water has stood on the crop and really destroyed its chance to produce any crop in lots of places

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