14 Sep '11, 9pm

Josh Fox scores an Emmy for fracking documentary ‘Gasland’

Josh Fox scores an Emmy for fracking documentary ‘Gasland’

Josh Fox accepting his Emmy for Gasland. On Saturday, Josh Fox took home an Emmy for Outstanding Direction for Nonfiction Programming for Gasland , his widely acclaimed documentary on the destructive practice of natural gas fracking. Gasland was nominated for a Best Documentary Oscar earlier this year, but lost to Inside Job . HBO is now airing Gasland , making it eligible for TV as well as film honors. The award came as part of the Creative Arts Emmys , broadcast a week before the "Primetime" Emmys. "President Obama, I hope you are paying attention," Fox said when he went on stage to accept his award. "We cannot allow America to turn into a gas field." Josh Fox made a splash at Sundance in 2010 with Gasland and its portrayal of the regular folks getting fracked over by the natural gas industry -- including Fox himself, who mobilized to make the film after being offered $1...

Full article: http://www.grist.org/natural-gas/2011-09-14-josh-fox-natu...

Tweets

Congratulations to Josh Fox for his Emmy Award ...

treehugger.com 20 Sep '11, 1am

The Emmys passed again on Steve Carrell, now for the fifth time, for his service on "The Office," but the voters didn't mi...

Fox Bashes Solar in Primetime, Then Hypes it at the Emmys (Video): According to Fox's top brass: Solar panels at...

Fox Bashes Solar in Primetime, Then Hypes it at...

treehugger.com 15 Sep '11, 5pm

These anecdotes instead reveal the obnoxious dichotomy between Fox's operating and broadcasting arms. It's a lot like the ...

FOX bets on green at annual Eco-Casino

FOX bets on green at annual Eco-Casino

mnn.com 14 Sep '11, 6pm

Fox launched its fall season in eco-friendly style with its annual Fall Eco-Casino Party at the BookBindery, where efforts...

New NRDC toolkit on #fracking -- find answers & start asking the right questions about #fracking near your home:

New NRDC toolkit on #fracking -- find answers &...

nrdc.org 21 Sep '11, 1pm

Some states provide a comment period for the public before the permit can be approved. (In Colorado, for example, the perm...

Mad Men pitches for fourth Emmy triumph

Mad Men pitches for fourth Emmy triumph

straitstimes.com 15 Sep '11, 7am

Seating place cards for actors Jon Hamm and Christina Hendricks, right, from the AMC series 'Mad Men' are in place for the...

How The 2011 Emmy Awards Are Going Green

How The 2011 Emmy Awards Are Going Green

ecorazzi.com 16 Sep '11, 8pm

The Primetime Emmy Awards are going eco-friendly! This year’s show will bring green to the red carpet. According to Mother...

Another beautiful infographic explaining the pr...

cleantechnica.com 27 Sep '11, 6pm

CleanTechnica's authors are supported by a revenue-sharing agreement with the company that operates CleanTechnica, Importa...

An amazing article about us by Yahoo Singapore!...

sg.news.yahoo.com 14 Sep '11, 9am

MTV EXIT announced the release of Enslaved: An MTV EXIT Special at IndoChine, The Forbidden City at Clarke Quay on Tuesday...