START A PETITION 25,136,189 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

tag: natural gas

14 Tips for Using Less Heat this Season

It feels like it got chilly over night! The temperature's dropping here in the northern hemisphere, and for a lot of us that means dialing up the thermostat to take that chill out of the air. Whet…

686 comments

Is The Air In Your Child’s School Safe?

As the weather gets cold, I find I keep looking at this year’s first day of school photo. I see neat braids, clean backpacks, new sneakers, and brave smiles. The picture warms me up from the inside. …

13 comments

Half of America Doesn’t Know What Fracking Is

By Brian Merchant, TreeHugger If you read green news, even if only sporadically, you've heard of "fracking." If you follow progressive politics, you've heard of fracking. If you know much about m…

108 comments

Fracking: Does Anyone Know The True Cost?

Earlier this year, an oil well blowout in rural Alberta was traced back to a hydraulic fracturing (or fracking) operation over half a mile away.  This event added oil and chemical spills to the mounti…

35 comments

The Gas Odor Smell? Ask Annie

Dear Annie, I heard that because gas is odorless a scented toxic chemical is put into it to alert people to the danger of a gas leak. Is this true and what is the chemical? --David, TX Hi David. Ye…

12 comments

meet our writers

Diana Vilibert

Diana Vilibert is a freelance writer living in Brooklyn. You can be blog-friends with her at dianavilibert.com, or tweet her at @dianavilibert. more

people are talking

Will be keeping this list handy. I especially like the flu remedies, simply because the flu can get…

Not everyone will be able to find the above products. Here is my list of easy to get items for other…

Agree with Mike H althought the article was interesting as well as the links.

Thanks Megan for re-shaning the info.

We all know how Buster feels. Have done it myself when on holidays.