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Our fossil-fueled future

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Our fossil-fueled future

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Unfair share: How oil and gas drillers avoid paying royalties

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Untangling The Political And Policy Knot Around America’s Biofuel Mandate

A two-day House hearing this week ramped up debate over America’s biofuel standards, revealing a tangled knot of conflicting motives. The gathering of the House Energy and Commerce Committee’s Subcommittee on Energy and Power was the latest milestone in a year-long evaluation of the renewable fuel standard (RFS), which mandates that the U.S. fuel supply [...]

    

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Halliburton pleading guilty to destroying evidence during BP spill

It could have shone a spotlight on Halliburton’s role in the spill Continue reading

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Death toll in Quebec oil train derailment expected to rise

As many as 50 people are missing, as inspectors have been cleared to entered the disaster site Continue reading

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Tim DeChristopher On Letterman: “Stop And Think About What It Means To Be Too Late” On Climate

On Tuesday, a man spoke on national television about the things he had done to confront climate change, and what he still planned to do. No, not that guy. This guy. Tim DeChristopher’s 12-minute appearance on the Late Show with David Letterman where he talked about climate activism and Bidder 70 — the documentary that [...]

    

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Europe embraces Nord Stream expansion

Igor Alexeev | European countries, including the Netherlands, Finland and the United Kingdom expressed their interest in the expansion of Nord Stream.

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Spilled Tar-Sands oil Could be Creeping Toward the Arkansas River

Grist | Rocker Neil Young wanted to see for himself the damage from ExxonMobil’s ruptured Pegasus oil pipeline, which recently spewed reeking, black goo into small-town Mayflower, Ark.

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Oil from Exxon spill in Arkansas flowing into wetlands

Image from Flickr by user Tar Sands Blockade The ExxonMobil oil spill in Mayflower, Arkansas is getting worse: more than a week after Canadian tar sands erupted from a pipeline, residents of the small town say area wetlands are becoming polluted with the crude. Over 20 homes in Mayflower were evacuated shortly after the a [...] Continue reading

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