User: phantomvish Topic: Energy by Source
Category: Fossil :: All
Last updated: Dec 10 2018 15:26 IST RSS 2.0
 
1 to 20 of 22,919    
Climate change: Trump coal event overshadowed at COP24 10.12.2018 BBC: World
White House efforts to promote fossil fuels are set to be upstaged by investors moving away from coal.
Also found in: [+]
Carbon Emissions Will Reach a Record High of 37 Billion Tons in 2018 9.12.2018 Truthout.com
Strong growth in emissions from the use of fossil fuels suggests CO2 emissions are likely to increase further in 2019.

The post Carbon Emissions Will Reach a Record High of 37 Billion Tons in 2018 appeared first on Truthout.

Also found in: [+]
Trump's environmental rollback rolls on 7.12.2018 BBC: World
The administration plans to open protected lands for drilling and lift curbs on carbon emissions.
Also found in: [+]
Carbon dioxide emissions are up again. What now, climate? 6.12.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: News
The fortuitous dip in emissions of the main greenhouse gas, carbon dioxide, during the past three years is over, as economies turn up. The trend in the near future looks grim, say climate scientists.
Also found in: [+]
Fishermen sue Big Oil for its role in climate change 4.12.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
The food industry is already feeling the effects of climate change, which will likely force expensive adaptations in the future. At least one sector is looking to make energy companies pay.
Also found in: [+]
Companies Blocked From Using Ports to Export Fossil Fuels Seek Workarounds 4.12.2018 Truthout.com
It's unclear for how long the West Coast will be able to hold up the thin green line against Big Oil.

The post Companies Blocked From Using Ports to Export Fossil Fuels Seek Workarounds appeared first on Truthout.

Also found in: [+]
The Last President of the Old Ruling Class 4.12.2018 American Prospect
AP Photo/Ron Edmonds, File President George H.W. Bush talks to reporters in the Rose Garden of the White House after meeting with top military advisors to discuss the Persian Gulf War. From left are Defense Secretary Dick Cheney, Vice President Dan Quayle, White House Chief of Staff John Sununu, the president, Secretary of State James A. Baker III, and Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Colin Powell.  One of the more annoying aspects of Donald Trump’s presidency is that he makes every previous occupant of the White House seem reasonable by comparison. Most of the obituaries about and tributes to George H.W. Bush, who died on Friday at 94, focused on the former president’s basic decency. As many journalists and historians have described him, Bush was a courteous and well-mannered individual. Their focus on Bush’s patrician reserve and quiet self-assurance is understandable in comparison to Trump’s thin-skinned temperament, arrogance, and megalomania.  Yet lost in those remembrances is a distinction between Bush ...
Also found in: [+]
A journey underground into one of Poland's working mines 4.12.2018 BBC: Front Page
As Poland hosts COP24 in nearby Katowice, David Shukman journeys into the depths of a working mine.
Also found in: [+]
Climate activist: 'It's high time that Poland phased out coal' 3.12.2018 BBC: Science
Almost 80% of Poland's electricity is generated by burning coal. Patryk Bialas says its high time that changed.
Also found in: [+]
Coal question looms large as climate talks begin in Poland 3.12.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: News
Negotiators from around the world opened the United Nations' annual climate change conference Sunday in a Polish city built around mining coal, widely seen as a main culprit behind global warming.
Also found in: [+]
The Fracking Industry Encroaches on Southwest Texas 2.12.2018 Truthout.com
Texas’ latest oil boom has brought skyrocketing air, noise and light pollution to the area.

The post The Fracking Industry Encroaches on Southwest Texas appeared first on Truthout.

Also found in: [+]
Climate change: Urgency the main theme as COP24 opens 2.12.2018 BBC: World
The most significant conference on climate change since the 2015 Paris agreement opens in Poland.
Also found in: [+]
Old coal mines can be 'perfect' underground food farms 2.12.2018 BBC: Business
Academics believe abandoned coal shafts and tunnels could be used for mass crop production
Also found in: [+]
Polish Coal Company Announced as First Sponsor of UN Climate Talks 30.11.2018 Truthout.com
Several other coal-sector companies have been chosen to sponsor this year's climate talks in Katowice.

The post Polish Coal Company Announced as First Sponsor of UN Climate Talks appeared first on Truthout.

Also found in: [+]
Carmichael project: Visiting Australia's controversial Adani mine 30.11.2018 BBC: Science
The BBC's Vineet Khare visited the controversial Carmichael project by Indian energy giant Adani.
Also found in: [+]
Australian students in mass climate protest 30.11.2018 BBC: Science
Thousands skip school to urge action on climate change, despite criticism from Australia's PM.
Also found in: [+]
Arctic Drilling Is “Ecocide on an Incredible Diversity of Wildlife” 29.11.2018 Truthout.com
The Arctic Wildlife Refuge is a biological nursery teeming with life, ecologically connected to places around the world.

The post Arctic Drilling Is “Ecocide on an Incredible Diversity of Wildlife” appeared first on Truthout.

Also found in: [+]
Are free ports the future? 29.11.2018 BBC: Business
Can free ports spark a post-Brexit manufacturing boom? Jonty Bloom reports from Teesside, which plans to become the UK's first free port.
Also found in: [+]
France fuel protests: Macron drives ahead amid unrest 27.11.2018 BBC: World
The French president strikes a conciliatory tone - but refuses to back down from his green policies.
Also found in: [+]
A Step Forward for Conservation in Mongolia? 26.11.2018 Truthout.com
The Mongolian government considers expanding protected areas, but conservation offsets do not undo the harm of mining.

The post A Step Forward for Conservation in Mongolia? appeared first on Truthout.

Also found in: [+]
1 to 20 of 22,919