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Avanzan obras en Añelo de la mano de Vaca Muerta

El intendente de la localidad más cercana a Vaca Muerta, Darío Díaz, informó que las inversiones en esta localidad neuquina se financian “con fondos de la Ley de Responsabilidad Social Empresaria, luego de los acuerdos que la provincia de Neuquén firmara con la empresa estatal YPF y compañías privadas del sector hidrocarburífero que exploran y explotan los recursos en la zona de Añelo”. 474 more words

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New study identifies organic compounds of potential concern in fracking fluids

(University of Colorado at Boulder 30 June 2015) A new University of Colorado Boulder framework used to screen hundreds of organic chemical compounds used in hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, shows that 15 may be of concern as groundwater contaminants based on their toxicity, mobility, persistence and frequency of use. 15 more words

Water Analysis - Non-biological Contamination

AGL should ditch Gloucester gas after recognising CSG unwanted, unviable

MEDIA RELEASE – 6 July 2015

The Greens NSW coal seam gas spokesperson Jeremy Buckingham has today said that AGL’s decision to ditch their controversial coal seam gas expansion plans for Sydney’s west and the Hunter Valley is a recognition that coal seam gas is unwanted and unviable, but their failure to also ditch their Gloucester gas project was a missed opportunity to repair their corporate reputation and was a decision that they would have to return to in the near future. 217 more words

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How far are we willing to go for future energy? Vancouver documentary reveals answer.

To the Ends of the Earth follows a group of concerned citizens and experts as they bear witness to humanity’s descent further down the “resource pyramid.” 83 more words

Clean Energy Economics

Fracking: get ready to rumble!

Honiton and Tiverton MP Neil Parish has said the government should do more to “get people behind fracking” (see earlier post). However, those in the fracking areas of Oklahoma might disagree: 7 more words

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Kleptocracy in Action: The Trans-Pecos Pipeline

Kleptocracy : A government or state in which those in power exploit national resources and steal; rule by a thief or thieves. See also the United States of America where, as Goethe said, … 527 more words

Increasing Is Decreasing

China promises to keep increasing their CO2 emissions for the next 15 years, while calling the massive increase a “carbon intensity reduction”

Beijing: China, the world’s biggest emitter of greenhouse gases, has submitted a new carbon intensity reduction target to the United Nations…

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Centinel2012 reblogged this on Centinel2012 and commented:

I would add the Iran and China understand that western governments and press are seriously mentally defective, and will believe anything they are told.