START A PETITION27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good


Greenland's First Female Prime Minister Says 'No' To Arctic Drilling
Offbeat  (tags: oil, Body-Mind-Spirit, health, healthcare, interesting, protection, safety, treatment, prevention, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, sadness, suffering, slaughter, protection, GoodNews, endangered, extinction, cruelty, death, goodnews )

- 954 days ago -
The new government of Greenland will not grant any fresh offshore oil and gas drilling licenses in the country's Arctic waters and will also place existing licenses under greater scrutiny.
'Significant' Oil Leak From Stranded New Zealand Ship
Offbeat  (tags: Significant, oil, leak, stranded, New Zealand, ship )

- 1505 days ago -
New Zealand officials say a "significant" amount of oil is now leaking from a cargo ship stranded on a reef off the country's North Island.
Brilliant Oil Paintings By Laurie Masters
Offbeat  (tags: Amazing, Art painting, Art photography, brilliant, Lauriem Masters, Modern Art, oil, oil paintings, oil photosinteresting, funny, bizarre, news, odd, unusual, arts, culture )

- 1606 days ago -
Laurie Masters was born in Peterborough, Ontario, May 4, 1976. Having concentrated on music during her school years and completing an honours degree in Mathematics at Trent University,
What Is the US Strategic Oil Reserves?
Offbeat  (tags: on the edge, max keiser, world, society, finances, oil, peak credit, peak gdp )

- 1620 days ago -
While politicians keep blaming the speculators there is one issue nobody wants to address and that is: Cheap oil is basically over. Also coming up: A tiny fraction of the world has accumalated all the wealth and now is in the next stage, and that is
CIA & Wallstreet Driven Destabilisation of the World
Offbeat  (tags: cis, wallstreet, destabilisation of the word, libya, oil, dolla )

- 1731 days ago -
World crisis radio. Webster Tarpley talking about why destabilising North Africa will destibilise Europe, and why higher oil prices are good for the dollar and much more... Please listen
Unabomber: More Messages From the Unabomber, and Another Book - Latimes.Com
Offbeat  (tags: unabomber, news, book, oil, drilling, disaster, technology, failures, interesting )

- 1884 days ago -
When the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig disaster sent a torrent of toxic oil into the Gulf of Mexico, there was at least one person -- sitting at the moment in a federal penitentiary in Colorado -- briskly penning, "I told you so."
No Oil Drilling in Fragile Parts of the Western Arctic Reserve - Sign the Petition
Offbeat  (tags: Oil, arctic, wild land, arctic slope, caribou, polar bear, warblers, ducks, geese, eiders, migratory birds )

- 1892 days ago -
The Western Arctic Reserve is the largest remaining tract of wild land in the United States -- 23 million beautiful acres on Alaska's Arctic slope. The Reserve is home to caribou, polar bear and millions of warblers, ducks, geese, eiders, and millions of
Oil Spill Condoms: Protecting You Against Blowouts
Offbeat  (tags: bizarre, culture, environment, funny, humor, off-beat, pictures, sex, oil spill, oil )

- 1943 days ago -
These novel condoms are actually FDA approved and raise money for the relief and cleanup efforts of the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico
35 Percent of Western States' Power Could Come From Wind and Solar Energy
Offbeat  (tags: climate-change, CO2emissions, environment, GoodNews, Sustainabililty, energy, conservation, climate, wind energy, energy, greenbuilding, SustainableDevelopment, technology, oil, technology, Sustainabililty, green, goodnews, environment, eco-friendly, Cool )

- 1995 days ago -
According to the Western Wind and Solar Integration Study conducted by the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), the vision of tapping into wind and solar energy to produce 35 percent of the Western States' electricity by 2017 is feasible.
Does Backyard Grilling Cause Offshore Drilling?
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, humans, farms, oil, pollution )

- 2048 days ago -
President Obama's decision to allow oil and gas drilling along the East Coast isn't sitting well with some politicians and environmentalists, who worry that new infrastructure and possible oil spills will harm the environment and animals.
Daylight-Savings Time Explained   video
Offbeat  (tags: daylight savings time, spring, oil, consumer consuption of oil, farmers )

- 2082 days ago -
Spring forward the annual maddness of daylight-savings time.
Making America Stupid - NYTimes.Com
Offbeat  (tags: U.S, drill, oil, fossil, off-beat, republicans )

- 2621 days ago -
"Yes! Yes! Drill, America, drill!" -- because an America that is focused first and foremost on drilling for oil is an America more focused on feeding its oil habit than kicking it.
Oil Officials Given Sex, Gifts, Investigators Say
Offbeat  (tags: oil, sex, government, officials, royalties, energy, gifts )

- 2630 days ago -
Government officials handling billions of dollars in oil royalties engaged in illicit sex with employees of energy companies they were dealing with and received numerous gifts from them, federal investigators said Wednesday.
The End of Food
Offbeat  (tags: food, Sustainabililty, world, consumers, economy, farms, oil, SustainableDevelopment )

- 2725 days ago -
oil consumption and rising fuel costs , end of grains

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Offbeat

Most Active Stories Today in Offbeat tagged with oil

top story finders in Offbeat

1. AniMae C. 245 popular stories

2. Carole K. 221 popular stories

3. Julie Irwin 201 popular stories

4. Natasha Salgado 193 popular stories

5. Darren Woolsey 185 popular stories

6. Laura H. 182 popular stories

7. Ljiljana Milic 168 popular stories

8. GGmaSheila D. 160 popular stories

9. Christeen Anderson 157 popular stories

10. Pat B. 154 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!

New to Care2? Start Here.

site feedback


Problem on this page? Briefly let us know what isn't working for you and we'll try to make it right!