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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
- 71 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
- 84 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.
'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
- 153 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
- 171 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.
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
- 239 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.
Say No To Offshore Drilling Leases In The Arctic - PLEASE SIGN
Environment  (tags: climate-change, environment, oil, drilling, pollution )

Judy
- 366 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.
SouthAfrica:Kiani Satu Ship Runs Aground Leaks Oil
Environment  (tags: pollution, ship, oil, environment, conservation, ecosystems, wildlife )

Jill
- 440 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
- 528 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
- 565 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
- 569 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
- 577 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
- 597 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
- 606 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
- 609 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."
Mr. President: End Arctic Drilling Now
Environment  (tags: conservation, Arctic, oil )

Frans
- 610 days ago - signon.org
In Shell's first year of trying to drill in the Arctic, it had a ship and an oil rig run aground, had to move an oil rig because of an approaching iceberg the size of Manhattan, and had problems getting federal safety inspectors ......
 

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