Friday, February 3, 2023

Tag: oil and gas

California briefly runs on 97% renewable energy, showing a future in...

If anyone is listening, what we really need is national financial instruments allowing families to pay off solar panels over time.

Oil and gas giants under fire for fueling Russian war on...

"Putin's invasion is yet another example of the many conflicts fueled by oil and gas across the world."

Activists make last-minute bid to stop Shell from blasting for oil...

“We know that Shell is a climate criminal, destroying people’s lives and the planet for profit.”

Shell oil plans to blast South African coastline in search for...

Shell’s oil and gas exploration on South Africa's Wild Coast will be destructive for people and nature. The best way to mitigate the effects of seismic blasting is NOT TO DO IT!!

At COP26, Indigenous, black, and brown activists offer radical solutions for...

While elites fixate on technological fixes such as “net zero” emissions, communities of color fear it will disproportionately impact them and instead demand a just phasing out of oil and gas—and a seat at the table.

Biden admin set to proceed with largest offshore oil & gas...

The administration says it was forced to go ahead with the sale by a court decision, while environmental activists argue it could have done more to fight back.

“Code red” for climate means reducing US oil and gas production

Whatever long game the Biden administration hopes to play, the planet is telling us that we are going into the fourth quarter with no promise of overtime.

Biden administration confirms oil and gas lease auction set for Nov....

The Biden administration's decision to hold the lease sale is being challenged in federal court.

4 ways oil and gas industry can become more sustainable and...

We know that oil and gas companies are one of the main contributors to climate change, but as time goes on, these industries have grasped their influence on the environment.

Methane leaking from dozens of oil and gas sites in Romania,...

A new investigation using optical gas cameras finds leaking methane at oil and gas sites in Romania. The documentation could put additional pressure on Europe to crack down on emissions of this greenhouse gas.

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How corporations hope to eviscerate workers’ right to strike

Corporations so fear this kind of worker power that they’re asking the U.S. Supreme Court to rig the scales and help them kill future strikes before they even begin.

‘Death sentence for women and families’: US court blocks domestic violence gun ban

The court ruled that the law prohibiting people with domestic violence restraining orders from owning guns "fails to pass constitutional muster," and that the ban is an outlier "that our ancestors never would have accepted."

Can the Military-Industrial Complex be tamed?

Cutting the Pentagon's budget in half would finally force the generals to think.

Department of Veteran Affairs exceeds goal of providing safe, stable homes to veterans in...

The VA permanently housed 40,401 homeless veterans.

Nearly 14,000 Nigerian farmers and fishers sue Shell for destroying their livelihoods with oil...

Individuals and institutions from two communities have filed claims against Shell, calling on the company to clean up the devastating pollution and compensate them for its effects.