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Maude Barlow conversation on Fracking and Water

LeighaCohen– Dec 14, 2011 A very special interview with Maude Barlow who discusses Fracking, its impact on water and our responsibility to protect our water. Maude Barlow is the National Chairperson of the Council of Canadians, Canada’s largest public advocacy … Continue reading

Fracking Fiasco: The Banks that Fueled the U.S. Shale Bust

Fracking Fiasco: The Banks that Fueled the U.S. Shale Bust Here are the top 10 banks: Financing for Top U.S. Frackers Since Paris (1/1/16 – 8/31/20) Wells Fargo: $48.96 billion (22% of total)JPMorgan Chase: $37.79 billion (17%)Citi: $16.73 billion (7%)Bank … Continue reading

Energy Expert: Fracking is Beneficial to the U.S. | Amanpour and Company – Daniel Yergin

Amanpour and Company Oct 9, 2020 The upcoming election will determine the country’s response to the climate crisis. The issues of fracking, emissions, and energy demand are of particular interest to Daniel Yergin, who has served as an advisor on … Continue reading

Researchers Find Elevated Radiation Near US Fracking Sites

By Reuters 13 October 20 Radiation levels downwind of U.S. hydraulic fracturing drilling sites tend to be significantly higher than background levels, posing a potential health risk to nearby residents, according to a study by Harvard researchers released on Tuesday. … Continue reading

Stolen Land: Fracking’s Tragic Dirty Secrets (Emmy-Winning Documentary) | Real Stories

Real Stories Published on Oct 10, 2020 Emmy-award winning documentary SPLIT ESTATE investigates the oil and natural gas drilling boom in the Rocky Mountain West and the Northeast (an area representing thirty-two states in all). Imagine discovering that you don’t … Continue reading

Dragon Husbandry | Natural Gas WITHOUT Fracking!


What is peak oil, and will fracking buy us time?

PBS NewsHour May 23, 2014 PBS NewsHour economics correspondent Paul Solman speaks with former big pharma executive Chris Martenson about why the money the U.S. printed after the financial crash would have been better spent on alternative energy rather than … Continue reading

Trump Touts Natural Gas Fracking and “Beautiful Wall” in Colorado

Oct 24, 2019 In Pittsburgh, President Trump touted his administration’s support for the natural gas industry on Wednesday, praising the growth of fracking wells in Pennsylvania and defending his plan to pull the U.S. out of the Paris Climate Accord. … Continue reading

2020 Dem Candidates Talk Fracking, Green New Deal, Nuclear Energy & More at Climate Crisis Town Hall

Image Credit: CNN Sep 05, 2019 Ten 2020 hopefuls took to the stage in New York City Wednesday night for a climate town hall hosted by CNN. In a seven-hour marathon, the candidates discussed their climate plans, the fossil fuel … Continue reading

Fracking: UK shale reserves may be smaller than previously estimated – BBC News By Matt McGrath Environment correspondent 20 August 2019 Image copyright Cuadrilla Image caption Cuardrilla have recently resumed fracking for shale gas in Lancashire Previous projections of the potential amount of shale gas under the UK may have been significantly … Continue reading