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China pollution ‘threat to growth’ By Leslie Hook

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , , , , , , , , , , on March 1, 2011 by theboldcorsicanflame


Dangerous : Regulation Lax as Gas Wells’ Tainted Water Hits Rivers

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , on February 28, 2011 by theboldcorsicanflame



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http://www.nytimes.com/2011/02/27/us/27gas.html?_r=1

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The American landscape is dotted with hundreds of thousands of new wells and drilling rigs, as the country scrambles to tap into this century’s gold rush — for natural gas.

The gas has always been there, of course, trapped deep underground in countless tiny bubbles, like frozen spills of seltzer water between thin layers of shale rock. But drilling companies have only in recent years developed techniques to unlock the enormous reserves, thought to be enough to supply the country with gas for heating buildings, generating electricity and powering vehicles for up to a hundred years.


Radioactive waste contaminating Canadian water supply By Mike De Souza

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , , , , , , , on February 25, 2011 by theboldcorsicanflame


Mohawk Communities Oppose Nuclear Waste Shipment

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , , , , on February 16, 2011 by theboldcorsicanflame