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  • BP’s Bathtub Ring Of Gulf Oil Uncovered

    30 October 2014, 1:25 am by: Farron Cousins

    Less than a week after Politico allowed BP communications vice president Geoff Morrell the space to tell Americans that there are no lingering effects from the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, scientists and researchers have brought in new evidence to show…
  • The Worst Koch-Funded Lies About Climate Change in 90 Seconds

    29 October 2014, 7:00 pm by: Brendan DeMelle

    The Koch brothers have spent far more than even ExxonMobil to spread doubt and misinformation about the 97% scientific consensus on climate change in recent years — over $67 million on climate denial, in fact. Out of 13,950 peer-reviewed scientific journals,…
  • EPA's Cross State Air Pollution Rule To Finally Move Forward

    29 October 2014, 4:16 pm by: Mike G

    First issued in 2011 but quickly met with numerous legal challenges, the EPA's Cross State Air Pollution Rule is finally cleared for takeoff.…
  • How Industry First Went to War With Climate Science

    29 October 2014, 4:34 am by: Brendan Montague

    Scientists had well understood for many decades that adding carbon dioxide to the atmosphere could raise global temperatures and cause climate change. But when politicians finally took notice, and the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change was formed,…
  • Canadian Corporations Spent Over $15M Lobbying U.S. Government in 2014, Report

    29 October 2014, 1:43 am by: Chris Rose

    As the mid-term elections in the United States continue to heat up, a new report released Wednesday shows that Canadian corporations have registered at least $15.3 million USD in spending on direct lobbying of the U.S. federal government in the first nine…
  • How Bill Gates and Peabody Energy Share Vision For Coal Powered Future Through Views of Bjorn…

    28 October 2014, 10:21 pm by: Graham Readfearn

    No doubt a few eyebrows were raised and possibly some palms smashed against faces earlier this year when the richest person on the planet came out in qualified support of policies to burn massive amounts of coal in the developing world.…
  • Oil Companies Spending Big To Defeat Community-Led Anti-Fracking Initiatives At The Ballot Box

    28 October 2014, 2:58 pm by: Mike G

    Election day is fast approaching and, in a pattern becoming all too familiar, oil companies are spending big to defeat citizen-led initiatives to halt fracking in California.…
  • When the Shale Runs Dry: A Look at the Future of Fracking

    28 October 2014, 8:00 am by: Sharon Kelly

    If you want to see the future of the shale industry — what today's drilling rush will leave behind — come to Bradford, Pennsylvania.…
  • Video Mash Up Shows Climate Denial Streak in Republican Midterm Candidates

    28 October 2014, 1:59 am by: Kevin Grandia

    At town halls and candidate debates across the country, Republican and Democratic election hopefuls are being asked where they stand on the important issue of climate change. Many of their answers have been recorded for posterity.…
  • U.S. Energy Policies Based on Inflated Fracking Predictions: Post Carbon Institute Report

    27 October 2014, 7:33 pm by: Julie Dermansky

    Economic predictions about the fracking industry's potential growth have for the most part gone unquestioned — until now.…

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