As New York Bans Fracking, Calls for Moratorium in Pennsylvania Grow Stronger

As New York Bans Fracking, Calls for Moratorium in Pennsylvania Grow Stronger

desmogblog.com 21 Dec '14, 7pm

This week, New York Governor Cuomo announced that his state would ban fracking , due in large part to concerns about impacts on public health. But right across the border in Pennsylvania, one of the fastest-moving shale booms in the country still proceeds at breakneck speed. While Governor-elect Tom Wolf campaigned on promises to tax shale gas extraction, evidence continued to grow that Pennsylvania has struggled to police the drilling industry or even keep tabs on its activities. A scathing report issued in July by State Auditor General Eugene DePasquale found that record-keeping was “egregiously poor,” and environmental regulators do “no...

Ever Wondered How Fast Orcas Swim in the Ocean? A Video Of An Orca Chasing A Speedboat. @Care2

care2.com 21 Dec '14, 4pm

Since the release of Blackfish, and perhaps way before, we’ve known that killer whales do not belong in captivity. We are now fully aware of ...

New Lithium-Ion Battery Discovery Contradicts Everything You Thought You Knew

cleantechnica.com 21 Dec '14, 3pm

focused on unlocking some of the mystery behind the nanoscale function of the liquid electrolyte in lithium-ion batteries. For those of you n...

Artist's embroidered seed art evokes bonds between nature and humans

treehugger.com 21 Dec '14, 1pm

The natural world is full of relationships that we may not initially realize. In fact, nature is made of relationships -- just as human natur...

7 totally organic ways to beat stress

mnn.com 21 Dec '14, 5pm

A release of norepinephrine causes the heart to beat faster, blood pressure to rise, sweat to stain your shirt, and breathing to quicken to d...

Energy

Researchers Developing Affordable Flow Battery Technology

Researchers Developing Affordable Flow Battery Technology

renewableenergyworld.com 19 Dec '14, 7pm

The wind and sun can produce great amounts of power, but it can usually only be harnessed when it’s windy and the sun is shining. Researchers...

Commerce Department Finalizes Tariffs on Chinese and Taiwanese Solar Panels: Filed under: Energy ...

altenergystocks.com 21 Dec '14, 12am

Yesterday the U.S. Department of Commerce announced its final findings in the 3-year long trade war between the U.S. and China. Additional ta...

New SEPA Research library webpage: (re)discover our depth of expert #solar/utility analysis #so…

solarelectricpower.org 19 Dec '14, 11pm

A new brief from the Solar Electric Power Association (SEPA) and the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) envisions a future, not so far ...

Transportation

Soon you can take your #Ford #EV on a trip down the #Route66 Electric Corridor. Check it out: ht…

greencarreports.com 19 Dec '14, 6pm
Soon you can take your #Ford #EV on a trip down the #Route66 Electric Corridor. Check it out: ht…

By Stephen Edelstein 2,107 views Dec 2, 2014 Reddit This! Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Road trip on historic U.S. Route 66 (Images: Ant...

Tesla

teslamotors.com 19 Dec '14, 7pm

7 Rich and Luxe Organic Skin Balms to Soothe and Protect Dry Skin this Winter

ecosalon.com 21 Dec '14, 10am
7 Rich and Luxe Organic Skin Balms to Soothe and Protect Dry Skin this Winter

Suti Cleanse Organic Facial Cleansing Balm – Another fave by Suti. This balm is perfect for c...

NASA latest measeurement global temperature

climate.nasa.gov 21 Dec '14, 8am

LATEST MEASUREMENT: 2013 0.61 °C download data This graph illustrates the change in global su...

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