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TAKE ACTION NOW! PERU: Clean Up Six-Month Oil Leak
Environment  (tags: OIL LEAK, Peru, oil, ecosystems, destruction, environment, energy, protection, pollution, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat, world, wildlife, water, healthconditions )

Cal
- 3 hours ago - forcechange.com
The Petroperú pipeline has already been leaking for several months, poisoning the river and all the lives that depend on it. The pipeline needs to be fixed, and Peru's Ministry of Environment needs to address the leak
Plummeting Oil Prices Are the Latest Argument Against the Keystone XL Pipeline
Environment  (tags: Keystone XL Pipeline, plunging oil prices, environment, energy, oil, ecosystems, pollution, politics )

Cal
- 1 day ago - news.vice.com
The Keystone XL Pipeline has already run into a million problems, and the latest one might be plummeting oil prices.
Russia's Steep Rate Increase Fails to Stem Ruble's Decline
Business  (tags: business, consumers, government, corporate, finance, investing, investments, investors, marketing, money, news, oil, politics, society, world, russia )

Frank
- 1 day ago - nytimes.com
"Despite the Russian central bank's extraordinary move to defend the currency, the ruble's value continued to slide on Tuesday, presenting President Vladimir V. Putin with an acute set of political and economic challenges"-newyorktimes.com
THE ECONOMICS OF FRACKING: Junk Bonds Fuel the Shale Boom
Business  (tags: environment, destruction, junk bonds, ecosystems, fracking, frack is whack, business, investments, dishonesty, finance, ethics, marketing, money, oil, politics, corruption, economy )

Cal
- 2 days ago - businessweek.com
The U.S. drive for energy independence is backed by a surge in junk bonds that has been as vital to the boom as the breakthroughs in drilling technology.
Stop Using Taxpayer Money to Subsidize Dangerous Oil Trains
Environment  (tags: oil, trains, fossil fuel, danger, pollution, taxes, petitions )

Freya
- 3 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
For the past 18 months, Americans from Albany to Oregon have voiced growing alarm over the rising number of oil-laden freight trains coursing through their cities, a trend they fear is endangering public safety.
Stop Big Oil From Destroying Arctic Habitats. PETITION
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, wildlife, oil, oil drilling, Sea life, sea, environment )

Milca
- 4 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Oil exploration threatens narwhals and an entire way of life. A tiny Arctic community is fighting Big Oil, and they need our help.
North Pole Sues Koch-Owned Oil Company Over Contaminated Water
Business  (tags: business, environment, oil, corporate greed, pollution )

Dave
- 14 days ago - thinkprogress.org
Koch Brothers need a new heart like the Grinch.
Oil Prices Are Plunging. Here's Who Wins and Who Loses.
Business  (tags: world, Sustainabililty, protection, pollution, politics, nature, humans, habitat, environment, energy, destruction, conservation, oil, prices, global oil markets )

Darren
- 20 days ago - nytimes.com
While Americans were stuffing their faces with poultry Thursday, global oil markets were in chaos. And the implications are far-reaching.
Editorial: Time to Find Alternatives to Oil and Gas
Business  (tags: americans, business, consumers, corporate, economy, Entrepreneurs, energy, ethics, finance, government, investments, marketing, money, news, oil, politics, society, usa, shale play, New Mexico, New Mexico Center for Energy Policy )

Da
- 25 days ago - daily-times.com
It's time for the region to get serious about diversifying its economy. Yes, we have had good news about multi-million dollar investments made by a few companies that are using hydraulic fracturing and horizontal drilling to extract oil from the Manco
Help Protect Canada's Arctic From Oil Spills (Petition)
Environment  (tags: Arctic, Canada, environment, marine mammals, Nunavut, oil, seismic testing )

Julie
- 25 days ago - savethearctic.org
Please support the people of the tiny Hamlet of Clyde River, Nunavut -- one of the most remote communities in the world -- who have launched a courageous legal challenge against oil exploration in their waters.
PETITION: Keep Big Oil Out of the Arctic.
Environment  (tags: Oil, arctic, nunavit, legal action, canada's arctic, exploration, ecosystems, endangered, environment, nature, oceans, pollution, protection, wildlife )

Lone
- 26 days ago - savethearctic.org
The people of the tiny Hamlet of Clyde River, Nunavut -- one of the most remote communities in the world -- have launched a courageous legal challenge against oil exploration in their waters.
Save the Wildlife of the Adriatic Sea - Stop the Oil Drilling Plans
Animals  (tags: Seals, Adriatic Sea, oil, drilling, petition, animal welfare )

Scooby
- 26 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
We call on you to immediately stop the current process for exploratory and extractive hydrocarbon drilling activities in the Croatian Adriatic Sea. Such plans could violate key EU Directives for environment protection, would seriously damage the marine
Don't Repeat BP's Failed Oil Disaster Response PETITION
Environment  (tags: oceans, oil, protection, disaster )

Anna
- 26 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Since the Deepwater Horizon disaster in 2010, BP and federal agencies have claimed that much of the oil spilled in the Gulf of Mexico simply "disappeared." But recently researchers discovered a massive, oily "bathtub ring" the size of Rhode Island
Stop Shell From Drilling in the Arctic!
Environment  (tags: She'll, drilling, Artic, polar bears, oil, environment )

Scooby
- 27 days ago - secure3.convio.net
A recent government analysis found that there is a 75% chance that Shell's Arctic oil plans will lead to a major oil spill -- but our government may still let the company drill.
Saudi Arabia Is Trying to Sabotage America's Shale Oil Boom
Business  (tags: oil, politics, fracking, Saudi Arabia, oil market )

Cal
- 35 days ago - theweek.com
If it succeeds, it can dampen investor enthusiasm for shale oil in the U.S. and starve companies of the capital they need
 

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