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Exxon Starts "Most Controversial Oil Rig in the World"
Environment  (tags: Oil, Drilling, ExxonMobil, Arctic, Kara Sea, Russia, #DirtyOil, Toxic Contamination, Pollution, Carbon Emissions, Climate Change )

Brian
- 11 days ago - ecowatch.com
"For the oil industry, business comes first. After years of preparation, ExxonMobil began drilling a $700 million well in the Kara Sea in Russia's Arctic. It is Russia's most northerly well."
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
- 24 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.
Stop Destroying the Environment By Breaking Ships - Please Sign!
Environment  (tags: Ships, breaking, asbestos, oil, oceans, harmful, environment )

Marie
- 30 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.
'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
- 94 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
- 112 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
- 130 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
- 179 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
- 251 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
- 307 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
- 361 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
- 381 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
- 468 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
- 506 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
- 510 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
- 518 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!
 

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