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Take Action! - Stop Oil Exploration to Save Critically Endangered Dolphins - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Dolphins, maui's dolphins, New Zealand, oil, endangered )

Marie
- 3 hours ago - animalpetitions.org
The Maui dolphins are considered one of the most endangered dolphins in the world, with only fifty-five of them remaining in the world. They are only found in New Zealand waters, and their numbers have been decimated by fishing. In 2008.
Protect Critically Endangered Dolphins From Oil Exploration - ForceChange - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Dolphins, oil, critically, endangered, exploration )

Marie
- 3 days ago - forcechange.com
Maui's dolphins are the smallest and rarest dolphins in the world. They live exclusively off the west coast of New Zealand's North Island, and have a slow reproductive cycle. Scientists estimate that as few as 55 Maui's dolphins older than one year are
TAKE ACTION: Petition For Moratorium on New Pipelines in Minnesota, PLEASE SIGN
Environment  (tags: Take Action, Minnesota, Pipelines, Tar Sands, Oil, Natural Gas, Wild Rice Lakes, Honor The Earth, Petition, Please Sign )

Brian
- 13 days ago - honorearth.org
"We the people, do hereby petition our Minnesota Legislature; House and Senate, Governor Dayton; our United States delegation to Congress and federal agencies; to promptly enact a moratorium on new oil pipelines through northern Minnesota..." Please sign.
The Surprising Truth About Oil and Gas Company Corporate Tax Rates
Business  (tags: oil, gas prices, energy, taxes, tax code )

Judy
- 13 days ago - usnews.com
They might claim otherwise, but oil and gas companies get a really sweet deal from taxpayers.
Stop Destroying the Environment By Breaking Ships - Please Sign!
Environment  (tags: Ships, breaking, asbestos, oil, oceans, harmful, environment )

Marie
- 19 days ago - forcechange.com
Ship-breaking is the dangerous practice of dismantling old ships and recycling or reselling the salvageable parts. This highly profitable business is extremely hazardous because it is unregulated for safety.
Big Oil's New Pitch: Fracking Means Never Having to Fear Putin
Business  (tags: business, consumers, corporate, corruption, dishonesty, economy, energy, environment, ethics, lies, marketing, oil, politics )

Heidi
- 21 days ago - motherjones.com
Oil and gas industry is pushing for regulations to start shipping over seas.
Addressing Global Warming Is An Economic Necessity
Business  (tags: business, economy, SustainableDevelopment, sustainabledevelopment, money, oil, tar sands, oil sands, Suzuki. Harper, Abbott, Canada, energy, climate change, global warming, environment, politics, oil )

Michael
- 38 days ago - davidsuzuki.org
Those who don't outright deny the existence of human-caused global warming often argue we can't or shouldn't do anything about it because it would be too costly.
Canada: Gagging on Oil
Business  (tags: energy, technology, humans, corruption, abuse, investors, money, oil )

B
- 38 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
TransCanada is building its "Energy East" pipeline carrying tar sands oil just 60km east of Mattawa. In 2012 they donated money for a rescue vehicle for the town -- and now a condition bars the council from publicly commenting on the pipeline.
Can You Imagine? Toppling the Fossil Fuel Empire
Green Lifestyle  (tags: eco-friendly, environment, green, greenliving, Sustainabililty, sustainable, Canada, fossil fuels, oil, globalwarming, CO2emissions )

Michael
- 43 days ago - thetyee.ca
"We can't solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them." -- Albert Einstein
CEO of Major Oil Company Says the World No Longer Needs Petro-Dollar
Business  (tags: dollar, petro dollar, oil, france, trade )

Kenneth
- 44 days ago - secretsofthefed.com
France continues rebellion against the dollar by advocating the economy no longer needs a reserve currency.
UK Shareholders Gear Up for First-Ever US Lawsuit Against BP Over Deepwater Horizon Losses
Offbeat  (tags: Accident, Corporate news, Court, Crime, Ecology, Oil, UK, USA )

Ray
- 45 days ago - rt.com
Major UK shareholders in BP have joined together to sue the British energy giant in the US over lost earnings from the infamous Deepwater Horizon oil rig blast in 2010. The case is the first in the US, where awards are much bigger than in the UK.
Camille Labchuk: Fossil Fuels, Toxic Waste Moving By Rail Through Our Own Backyards
World  (tags: Canada, Rail Safety, Fossil Fuels, Chemicals, Toxic Waste, Trains, Oil, Camille Labchuk, Green Party of Canada, Parti Vert du Canada, Toronto )

Brian
- 61 days ago - greenparty.ca
"We don't have the infrastructure to treat train cars like pipelines, and the government has never done a proper risk assessment of moving this amount of crude oil through a densely populated city like Toronto."
Northern Gateway and the Fight for Canada's 'Soul'
Offbeat  (tags: pipeline, economy, environment, oil, Canada )

Ray
- 62 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Is a pipeline that provides Canadian oil with a smooth route to the Pacific the key to Canada's economic future, or is it a dangerous break with the country's past? The BBC reports from three places where the dispute is keenly felt.
11 Maps That Explain the US Energy System
Science & Tech  (tags: Energy, Energy Policy, Technology, Infrastructure, Coal, Oil, Natural Gas, Nuclear, Hydro, Wind, Solar, Transmission Lines, Maps )

Brian
- 66 days ago - vox.com
"The Energy Information Administration (EIA) has a fascinating new mapping tool that lets you take a detailed look at every aspect of America's energy system. Here are 11 maps of interest"
VICTORY VICTORY WWF Scores 'Major Conservation Win' in Gorilla Haven
Business  (tags: "a game-changing victory for conservatio, SOCO and the World Wildlife Fund, oldest national park in Africa, stay out of all other UNESCO World Herit, conservation, ecosystems, GoodNews, nature, wildlife, world, protection, habitat, oil, busin )

Kelly
- 69 days ago - mnn.com
A British oil company has agreed to stop exploring for petroleum in Virunga, Africa's oldest national park and home to about 25 percent of Earth's critically endangered mountain gorilla population. ~(Photo: Brent Stirton/Getty Images)
 

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