Florida environmental groups blast Everglades Trust endorsement of Ron DeSantis

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Environmental groups expressed indignation this week after the Everglades Trust endorsed Republican gubernatorial candidate Ron DeSantis. But the support from the Everglade Trust, which backed DeSantis and Democrat Gwen Graham in their respective gubernatorial primaries, shouldn’t really have been that shocking. DeSantis successfully used his opposition to Big Sugar —- refusing to directly take money...

People are showing they aren’t intimidated by the Frack Free Four prison sentences in the best possible way

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On 26 September, three people were jailed for 15 and 16 months for opposing fracking. As part of the protests at the Preston New Road fracking site, they climbed on top of lorries delivering equipment to the site and stayed there for four days. Many believe that the sentences were supposed to act as a...

Trump’s NAFTA 2.0 Is Just More of the Same

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United Auto Workers cited endemic corruption in Mexico and stated that for the reforms to actually help workers, the administration must ensure that “Mexico is going to fix weak labor laws and enforce new worker protections.” It’s a tall order for an administration known for systematically dismantling US labor protections at home. At the same...

Big Green Carpetbagging: The Out-of-State Spending of Elite FoundationsNatural Gas Now

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. … IER uses its research on Big Green funders to show how out-of-state foundations are frustrating rural economic revitalization to promote elitist schemes. The fact that the shale revolution has saved Americans $74 billion per year and has made the U.S. the top oil producer in the world is, to put it mildly, a...

Study shows oil and gas industry wields ‘meta power,’ but Colorado residents are fighting back – ThinkProgress

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An initiative that will appear on the ballot in Colorado next month marks the first time that voters anywhere in the U.S. will have the power to control the distances between oil and gas drilling infrastructure and homes and schools in their communities. The ballot initiative — known as Proposition 112 — would require that new oil and gas...

Sailing governing body urged to oppose Ineos sponsorship of UK America’s Cup team – DRILL OR DROP?

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Joe Corre, of Talk Fracking, hands in letter to World Sailing opposing Ineos sponsorship of the UK America’s Cup team, 10 October 2018. Photo: Richard Hillgrove A group of campaigners, academics and environmental organisations has called on World Sailing to oppose the Ineos sponsorship of the UK America’s Cup team because of the company’s involvement...

Vivienne Westwood Protests Fracking in England by Dancing to ABBA’s “Dancing Queen”

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The fashion icon showed off her moves in an effort to speak out against the actions of the Cuadrilla oil and gas company. Read More

‘This oil needs to stay under the seabed’: backlash to new BP oil field in North Sea

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BP has been granted approval to develop a new oil field in the North Sea, targeting the equivalent of 20 million barrels of oil. The Alligin field lies 87 miles west of Shetland and is expected to produce 12,000 barrels a day at its peak. The news comes a week after fracking resumed in Lancashire...

Updated: 0.3M tremor recorded near Cuadrilla’s fracking site – DRILL OR DROP?

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The British Geological Survey recorded a small earth tremor today near Cuadrilla’s fracking site on the edge of Blackpool. This follows three micro-seismic events yesterday. The seismic activity, the first recorded in the area since fracking began on Monday (15 October 2018), was too small to be felt at the surface. But today’s event had…...

Jailed anti-fracking activists release defiant video message

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Three environmental activists jailed for their part in an anti-fracking protest have released a video message promising they will win the battle against fracking. The men became the first to receive a custodial sentence for environmental protests against shale gas extraction this week. Simon Roscoe Blevins, 26, and Richard Roberts, 36, were given 16 months...

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