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Dear Governor O’Malley: Stop the Rubber-Stamping of Dominion Cove Point!

I am writing a letter to Maryland Governor Martin O’Mally today because I am deeply saddened that the governor has shifted his focus away from the citizens of his state to the citizens of Iowa. 724 more words

Clean Energy

Fracking debate - BBC R2 Jeremy Vine's Show

Fracking Licences – They’re being granted by the government so companies can start drilling for shale gas. Hear an interesting discussion on both sides of the debate… 27 more words

In The News

Entire country moving to Chipping Norton to escape fracking

The massive expansion in fracking in the UK has had a dramatic effect on the property market. Within minutes of the government announcing that fracking will be allowed to take place anywhere their chums wish to frack the rest of the population began moving to Chipping Norton.

Evening Harold

Earthquakes are increasing in the UK: highest level in a decade

July 2014UNITED KINGDOM – New figures show the number of earthquakes recorded in the UK is increasing. The highest level of detections in the last decade is set to be registered for 2014, with 100 earthquakes already recorded in the first three months of the year and 149 in total up until July. 383 more words
Earth Changes

misswillow1974 reblogged this on Willow Andreasson's Journey Into The Mysteries of Life and commented:

A very informative article concerning the increase of detected earthquakes in the United Kingdom. Whether fracking is responsible for the increase (likely not in entirety but it surely isn't helping) or whether the United Kingdom is entering a possible period of busy tectonic activity remains to be seen. My own feeling? Let's just keep a close eye on matters. As always, I would like to thank Alvin from the ever-informative Extinction Protocol blog for bringing this matter to our attention.

sleepwalking through fracking

Between naps at a meeting last week about a Cove Point wetlands permit, Gov. Martin O’Malley apparently woke up long enough to decide that fracking could be done safely in Maryland. 1,223 more words

Bad Smell

Warning. This is a rant.

I live in Australia but I regularly log onto the BBC website to check the news. Today’s was alarming.

The UK government has announced that half the country is now open to exploration for the highly controversial process of… 549 more words