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The Joule Institute for Energy Policy is a group of experts and practitioners from across the energy spectrum whose aim is to provide a balanced, factual analysis of energy issues that are missing from the conversation today. 86 more words

Comical silence regarding railways and climate change

25 September 2015

Rainy weather didn’t deter people from turning out in masses at a rally near Sydney’s Central Station one Sunday morning in late 2013.   862 more words

Transport In Sydney

What bubble of Maltese society do you belong to?

This is a non-serious yet quite realistic scope of Maltese society. Choose the bubble that ticks most boxes for you and read the description at the bottom of the page :). 1,039 more words


Cambodian Authorities Order Halt to Koh Kong Protest Marches

Source: RFA ,2015-09-01

Protesters calling for the release of three environment activists detained in southeastern Cambodia’s Koh Kong province were warned by provincial authorities on Tuesday to end their public protest by Sept. 492 more words

Koh Kong

Cambodian Authorities Keep Environmental Activists in Jail as They Await Trial

Source: RFA 2015-08-20

The trio from the domestic nongovernmental organization Mother Nature — San Mala, 24, Try Sovikea, 26, and Sim Somnang, 29 — were arrested Monday after they failed to appear at a police station to answer questions about their involvement in a protest against the Vietnamese firms International Rainbow Co. 535 more words

Human Rights

Press Downplays, Hides EPA's Responsibility For Western River Contamination

By Tom Blumer ~

On Wednesday, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency committed an act which would have likely become instant national news if a private entity had done the same thing. 578 more words

Public Opinion

Pipeline Foes Funded By Putin’s Pals

By Paul Driessen ~

What happens when protesters learn they’re being used by billionaires? They dig in their ideological heels and shout insults.

As hydraulic fracturing and Canadian oil sands development sent North American petroleum production soaring, new pipelines were approved and constructed, including the Keystone system’s first three phases. 773 more words

Public Opinion