The America First Energy Plan is long on platitudes and short on details. It amounts to little more than a giveaway to fossil fuel interests like the Koch Brothers, ExxonMobil and other global polluters.
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Oil prices shot up recently after oil producing nations agreed to cut global production of oil. Gasoline prices will surely follow with USA Today predicting gas will hit $3 a gallon by spring.
Natural gas has been touted as a “bridge fuel” that will help the world transition to a zero emissions future. It’s not. It is just another part of the death sentence fossil fuels represent for all mankind.
On Friday of last week, the German legislature passed a ban on fracking, to be reviewed in 5 years. Also last week, Berlin voted to divest is pension fund of fossil fuel stocks.
On Monday, Bernie Sanders announced his plan to combat climate change. It includes investment in renewable energy technology and a ban on fracking.
Because of falling oil prices, a barrel of oil today costs about half what it did a few years ago. That means motorists are paying a lot less for gasoline, airlines are suddenly more profitable, the cost of shipping goods from China is down and Venezuela is facing an economic crisis. Also, oil companies are […]
As oil production in Uintah County Utah has grown, so has the rate of infant death in the surrounding area. Are oil companies killing babies with dirty air?
Saudi Arabia may accept lower oil prices for a year or two in order to discourage shale gas production and extreme deep water drilling.
There’s a lot of information and mis-information about fracking making the rounds- but this electio year, you need to know the real truth about natural gas!
The US energy world was rocked by a new report that cut the projection of recoverable oil from the massive Monterey Shale formation in California.
The people with the most to gain from the continued use of Fossil Fuels keep attacking clean energy interests. Tina Casey, from Cleantechnica, exposes them.
If you live in North Carolina and know anything about what chemicals are used for fracking, keep it to yourself. Otherwise, you could go to prison. Really.
All this talk about “clean” natural gas? It may be a fraud, since experts are starting to come out claiming natural gas from fracking is worse than coal!
The Mexican, American, and Canadian governments are gearing up for a Mexican oil and fracking boom, but cartels controlling the territory are in the way.
The fracking boom in Oklahoma and on the East Coast is causing Earthquakes- and more and mroe scientists are coming out and saying so. Will that stop it?
The link betwee oil and natural gas fracking and uilding-damaging earthquakes has been confirmed by a number of seismic experts in this recent report.
Russell Gold, the energy reporter for the Wall Street Journal and author of”The Boom”, discusses why fracking is necessary and how it can be done better.
A February explosion at Chevron’s Bobtwon, PA fracking well killed at least one person- but they gave out free pizzas. Watch the Daily Show take ’em down.
Colorado Republican Frank McNulty wants to pass a law that punishes cities and towns that vote against fracking by diverting hundreds of thousands of state and federal tax dollars away from them.
The landscape of American energy is changing. Fracking has opened up once inaccessible resources at great cost to the American public and environment.