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Protest update: 16-22 October 2017

In this week’s update on protests about fracking and the onshore oil and gas industry:

  • Lorry protest in North Yorkshire layby;
  • Campaigners removed from third tower.
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Transparency Blitz Rages

Our Transparency Blitz is going strong this month as we sustain our push back against the U.S. Bureau of Land Management’s attacks on the Freedom of Information Act and our democracy. 478 more words


There is no shortage of activity on energy policy and we haven’t even heard the outcome of the Scottish Government’s energy strategy consultation.

Let’s start with fracking. 671 more words

Energy Policy

3.2.1 Fractional Distillation of Crude Oil

Alkanes are the main constituents of crude oil. They are saturated hydrocarbons.
Hydrocarbons are compounds consisting of hydrogen and carbon atoms only.
Crude oil is useful because it is the world’s main source of organic chemicals. 453 more words


Help No LNG in PVD fight environmental racism and fossil fuel infrastructure

You’ve probably seen my posts about No LNG in PVD, who are trying to keep National Grid from building a toxic, explosive, fracked-gas liquefaction facility, which will increase greenhouse gas emissions, in a neighborhood inhabited by working-class people of color. 16 more words

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