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The Epitome Of Stupidity: Oil Companies Chill The Ground In Alaska So They Can Keep Drilling

ConocoPhillips and other oil companies operating in Alaska’s North Slope are working to keep the permafrost from melting so they can continue to extract the oil that leads to the permafrost melting in the first place.

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Democrats Mock the GOP for Denying Climate Science, But They are Still Addicted to Fossil Fuel Funders

The recent chorus of Democratic Party leaders lining up to denounce President Donald Trump’s climate science denial is deafening. As the West Coast of the United States burns relentlessly, taking …

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Giants leaking oil as they begin crucial final week of playoff push

In the months without baseball this summer, Giants officials spent much of their free time focusing on an area where they have little control. They knew a short spring training and shortened season …

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There is 2,000 year old water is trapped in the ocean and scientists think they know why

Back in 2017, scientists thought they may have found the answer to the mysterious ‘shadow zone’ in the centre of the Pacific Ocean. This trough, roughly two kilometres below the surface, reportedly …

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NGOs urge caution even as they praise South Korean fisheries reform – SeafoodSource

NGOs urge caution even as they praise South Korean fisheries reform  SeafoodSource

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Conservatives more likely to support climate policy if they report harm due to extreme weather – Phys.Org

Conservatives more likely to support climate policy if they report harm due to extreme weather  Phys.Org

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Fishing boss warns EU to face brutal backlash if they take from UK waters post-Brexit – Express

Fishing boss warns EU to face brutal backlash if they take from UK waters post-Brexit  Express

Barrie Deas, the CEO of the National Federation of Fishermen’s Organisations, spoke to Express.co.uk the consequences EU fleets would face if they tried to fish …

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Utilities Bid To Own Rooftop Solar Even As They Oppose It

Four years have passed since ILSR’s initial report on utility-owned rooftop solar, and this 2019 update shows small growth but some potentially large repercussions. This update rehashes the costs and benefits, updates the progress of the four initial programs, highlights a few new programs, and discusses the wider implications

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Manatee officials want Galvano to support fracking ban. Here’s how they delivered message

… to “support a statewide fracking ban and to do everything you can to prohibit fracking and the disposal of fracking wastewater here in Florida.” The letter listed support of 114 elected officials, …

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These bills ban fracking in Florida. They also have loopholes.

Both bills have loopholes that would allow use of another type of drilling technique called matrix acidizing, a process that involves injecting an acid solution at a pressure low enough to not be …

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