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Study: US oil field source of global uptick in air pollution

WASHINGTON (AP) — An oil and natural gas field in the western United States is largely responsible for a global uptick of the air pollutant ethane, according to a new study. 605 more words

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The Solar Airplane

“Clean Technology can accomplish amazing things!”

By Linn Smith

April 26, 2016: Following is an article I wrote in 2013 about the solar airplane and the Solar Impulse. 766 more words

Climate Change

This Week in Fossil Fuels: It's all over now

By Christopher B. Daly 

Even the Saudis get it: fossil fuels are ready for the dustbin of history.

One of the rising princes in the House of Saud announced this week that his oil-dependent nation is taking steps for life after oil. 233 more words

Will the price of oil ever increase again?

What is going on in the oil industry?

The price of oil has cratered. In 2012 it was over $120 a barrel. Today, 2016, it is at $42 a barrel, and this is an improvement from January and February of this year when it went under $30 a barrel. 724 more words


Alaska aquarium replaces fossil fuel with seawater system

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — An Alaska aquarium says it has replaced 98 percent of its fossil-fuel heating requirements with a system that draws heat from seawater. 116 more words



By Bruno de Vuyst    Twitter: b_devuyst

The Rockefeller family is backing away from fossil fuel. Forget that the forebear built the family fortune on Standard Oil: the descendants want to invest in renewable energy. 430 more words

Balancing Economy & The Environment As Earth Day Approaches

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DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM)As we approach the 46th observance of Earth Day some people are asking about ways to balance the Texas economy and the environment. 350 more words