Showing posts from April 3, 2015

In Dry California, Thirsty Oil and Big-Ag Industries Exempt from Water Regulations

Common Dreams Despite historic drought, Governor Jerry Brown has not put restrictions on oil drilling and fracking, but is focusing on urban usage of water. Story here.

Deepwater Oil Spill: BP Steps up PR Effort to Insist all is Well in the Gulf of Mexico

the guardian Could pelicans like this, in far-away Manitoba,  Canada, even contain remnants of the spill?  PinP  photo. Oil giant says area is making a rapid recovery but evidence mounts that wildlife is still struggling to rebound, five years after Deepwater Horizon spill. Story here.

The Guardian Media Group Begins Divesting its Huge Fossil Fuels Portfolio

The Guardian  It is the largest fund globally to make such a commitment. Story here.