The American Petroleum Institute (API) has launched a campaign presenting falsehoods about the costs of strong clean air standards. Smog - otherwise known as ozone - is a dangerous pollutant, damaging human health and even causing premature deaths.
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âEUR~Anyone who has ever seen an open cut coal mine will understand why they donâEUR(TM)t create a lot of jobs. Work that was once done by men with picks and shovels is now done by explosives and enormous machines.
Shell has one or two rivals for the title of PlanetâEUR(TM)s Most Irresponsible Company, but itâEUR(TM)s definitely the most ironic.
The grand irony, of course, is that, having watched the Arctic melt as global temperatures rose, Shell was first in line to drill
Corporations like Alton Coal will stop at nothing to dig up every lump of coal they can get their hands on, no matter what the cost to people or the planet. And as long as they are allowed to keep drilling, our planet will keep warming.
US president Barack Obama defends the decision to allow the oil company Shell to drill in the Arctic Ocean. Speaking during his weekly televised address on Saturday, Obama says the US economy needs oil and gas until it can make the transition to renewable
886 Dutch citizens, including teachers, entrepreneurs, grandparents and students united to sue their government for its inaction on climate change. In a decision likely to reverberate across the world,
8 million gallons of oil spilled onto the ground and into waterways from Louisiana to Alabama. Both of those incidents have since been surpassed by the 2010 BP spill in the Gulf, which affected some of the same areas as the Katrina spill.
We didn't used to shrink from a challenge. Out of the Great Depression we made the New Deal and won World War II. Out of World War II, we built the middle class and achieved the first manned moon landing. What will we build out of the climate crisis?
For decades legal loopholes have allowed coal companies to mine directly through streams, harming imperiled species like the Colorado pikeminnow and eastern hellbender salamander, and poisoning downstream waterways for people.
Malaysia has issued a warrant for the arrest of investigative journalist Clare Rewcastle Brown. Her "crime": exposing the unholy alliance of the timber mafia and highest levels of government. Tell Malaysia to fight environmental destruction, not...