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'Runaway Oil Trains': A Metaphor for Our Fossil Fuel Failure
Environment  (tags: climate-change, CO2emissions, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, energy, globalwarming, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, nature, OIL, pollution, Rail ways )

Kit
- 53 days ago - commondreams.org
"This is what the 'All of the Above Energy Strategy' looks like - a runaway train headed straight for North American communities."
Thousands of Canadians Protest Pipelines, Tankers and Tar Sands
Environment  (tags: Canada, Canadian oil, Earth First, protests, climate change, oil, energy, Sustainabililty )

Betsy
- 71 days ago - earthfirstjournal.org
During Canada's day of national action against climate change, 1000's have gathered to protest all aspects of the oil industry. Harper called this day of action "a misguided project." TransCanada & Embridge targeted in many cities.
Protect the Ecuadorian Amazon From Destructive Oil Drilling - Please Sign!
Environment  (tags: Equadorian amazon, protect, oil, drilling, yasuni )

Marie
- 89 days ago - causes.com
I urge you to protect Ecuador's amazing rainforests from oil drilling by reinstating the Yasuni Initiative to protect Yasuni National Park and to halt all plans for new oil drilling in the rainforests of the south-central Ecuadorian Amazon.
Enbridge Announces Plans for Third Pipeline
Environment  (tags: animals, climate-change, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, energy, globalwarming, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, OIL, pollution, Pipeline )

Kit
- 138 days ago - superiortelegram.com
Enbridge Energy said Tuesday it plans to build yet another new oil pipeline into the Northland, on top of two expansion projects already in the works.
Obama's Carbon-Capture Plan For Coal Plants Has Dirty Trade-Off; Oil Production
Environment  (tags: Carbon dioxide, oil, coal, dirty trade off, USA, energy, destruction, pollution, Sustainabililty, green, environment )

Marie
- 210 days ago - m.huffpost.com
But once the carbon is stripped away, it will be used to do something that is not so green at all.
Say No To Offshore Drilling Leases In The Arctic - PLEASE SIGN
Environment  (tags: climate-change, environment, oil, drilling, pollution )

Judy
- 266 days ago - secure.earthjustice.org
America's Arctic is ground zero for climate change. It's warming twice as fast as the rest of the world. To add insult to injury, Big Oil wants to drill in the Arctic Ocean, which would even further accelerate climate change.
Defend Your Right to Say NO to Deep Sea Oil Drilling - Please Sign!
Environment  (tags: Oil, drilling, Texan, Anadarko, petition, oceanic, spill, petition )

Marie
- 320 days ago - greenpeace.org
The Texan oil company Anadarko-the same one that was directly involved in the worst oceanic spill in history-has just announced where it plans to start drilling this summer.
SouthAfrica:Kiani Satu Ship Runs Aground Leaks Oil
Environment  (tags: pollution, ship, oil, environment, conservation, ecosystems, wildlife )

Jill
- 340 days ago - enca.com
The Kiani Satu ran aground on Saturday and began leaking vast quantities of oil.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Fracking in National Forests
Environment  (tags: Exxon oil spill, politics, protection, ecosystems, environment, corporate, corruption, dishonesty, news, oil, society, money, politics )

Cal
- 427 days ago - petitions.moveon.org
We urge you to do everything in your power to stop oil and natural gas drilling in our National Forests.
ExxonMobil Pipeline Bursts On Blackfeet Reservation in Montana   video
Environment  (tags: oil spill, pipelinebreach, tar sands, Blackfeet Reservation, toxic contamination, poisoned earth, poisoned water, oil, fossil fuels, climate change, ExxonMobil, indigenous rights, First Nations, apitalism, profit vs human survival, people vs corporations )

Brian
- 465 days ago - youtube.com
Is it any surprise that Big Oil and Big Media co-conspire to hide these disasters from the public? This massive oil spill has contaminated the Cutbank River. Exxon has apparently done much less than possible to even begin to clean up the site.
ExxonMobil Pipeline Spill Triggers Lawsuit
Environment  (tags: Exxon oil spill, politics, protection, ecosystems, environment, corporate, corruption, dishonesty, news, oil, society, money, politics )

Cal
- 469 days ago - csmonitor.com
Two Arkansas women sue ExxonMobil after its Pegasus pipeline ruptured, spewing oil onto lawns and roads. The $5 million class-action suit charges the pipeline spill has permanently diminished their property value.
After Shell Fiasco, Oil Companies Acknowledge Hazards of Arctic Drilling - TAKE ACTION!
Environment  (tags: arctic, arctic drilling, arctic ocean, coast guard, norway, oil, oil drilling, oil spills, salazar, shell, statoil )

Judy
- 477 days ago - switchboard.nrdc.org
Oil giant Shell has reaffirmed its plans to drill there in the future -- and the Obama Administration appears willing to let them. Tell new Interior Secretary Sally Jewell to put the Polar Bear Seas permanently off-limits to Big Oil!
Ecuadorean Tribe Will 'Die Fighting' to Defend Rainforest (See Action in Comments)
Environment  (tags: Amazon, Ecuador, raingorest, Jasuni National Park, Petroamazonas, oil, indigenous, exploitation, Kichwa tribe, Vandana Shiwa )

Angelika
- 497 days ago - guardian.co.uk
In what looks set to be one of the most one-sided struggles in the history of Amazon forest conservation, an indigenous community of about 400 villagers is preparing to resist the Ecuadorean army and one of the biggest oil companies in South America.
Stop Deep Sea Oil ACTION LINK
Environment  (tags: deep sea drilling, oil, Anadarko, New Zealand )

Nancy
- 506 days ago - care2.com
Texan oil company Anadarko intends to conduct high risk deep sea oil drilling in New Zealand waters and could begin prospecting this year. Take action today to protect New Zealand from deep sea oil drilling.
100% of Electric Capacity Added in U.S. Last Month Was Renewable
Environment  (tags: energy, electric capacity, megawatts, 100%, renewable, clean energy, clean energy vs dirty energy, fossil fuels, oil, coal, natural gas, climate change, environment, destruction, extinction, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission )

Brian
- 509 days ago - grist.org
"That's right: Every single megawatt of new generating capacity added in the U.S. last month was renewable. Every single one."
 

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