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Community Lecture: Changing Energy Sources: Options for Tomorrow by Charles Miller

Depletion of existing fossil fuel reservoirs, together with the difficulty and rapidly increasing financial and environmental costs in reaching remaining deep and difficult reservoirs, is causing rising instability in world energy markets. 162 more words

Dorset County Museum

Addams Family's John Astin endorses screwing the poor

Like a useful termite for the environmentalist movement, actor, comedian and Baltimore native John Astin who is best known for his role as Gomez Addams in the 50’s television sit-com show… 300 more words


Republicans want to ban fracking too

It isn’t just Democrats or Leftists who oppose fracking. Republicans are jumping on the bandwagon too. US News and World Report reveals that bills in the Sunshine State’s Republican-controlled legislature… 141 more words

Fossil Fuels

Monday deadline to comment on future policy for South Downs oil drilling

There are two more days left to comment on future planning policy for oil and gas exploration and production in West Sussex and the South Downs National Park. 455 more words


Boulder County Asks Judge To Toss Drilling Moratorium Suit

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) – Boulder County is asking a judge to dismiss a lawsuit filed by Colorado Attorney General Cynthia Coffman over the county’s moratorium on oil and gas drilling in unincorporated areas. 115 more words


City Council Puts Fracking Moratorium On Hold

BROOMFIELD, Colo. (CBS4) – A moratorium on hydraulic fracturing in Broomfield is now indefinitely postponed.

The decision came after a late-night city council vote on Tuesday. 109 more words


What the Frack?

I heard a few days ago that Pennsylvania had recorded its first earthquakes caused by fracking. I’ve been hearing for a while that fracking causing earthquakes and all sorts of other mean, nasty stuff, but I didn’t know exactly how. 1,115 more words

Ecological Costs