FRACKING OURSELVES INTO OBLIVION | Messenger for mother Earth | Scoop.it

 

 

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>>>>>"FRACKING HELL: THE UNTOLD STORY" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dEB_Wwe-uBM

>>>>>"GASLAND" - PART 1 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=phCibwj396I

>>>>>"GASLAND" - PART 2 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D_uNx2fXlfE

>>>>>>60 MINUTE AUSTRALIA - FRACKING - THE COAL SEAM GAS LAND GRAB YouTube http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=PELxZ3K2o0c

>>>>>VIDEO NEWS INTERVIEW: FRACKING "FLOWING BACK" CHEMICALS! - YouTube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wUQMtxcKfQc

>>>>WATER - IS THERE ENOUGH TO GO AROUND?

"BLUE GOLD: WORLD WATER WARS (1:29:42) - YouTube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lKcf-RBHirw

 

WATCH:

>>>>300 YEARS OF FOSSIL FUELS IN 300 SECONDS http://sco.lt/724dSD

 

May 15, 2013 Wake Up World
FRACKING: A SILENT DEATH SWEEPS ACROSS THE WORLD http://wakeup-world.com/2013/05/15/fracking-a-silent-death-sweeps-across-the-world/

 

May 19, 2013 Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
LEASE FLIPPING COMES TO PENNSYLVANIA NATURAL GAS FIELDS AS VULTURE INVESTORS MOVE IN  http://www.post-gazette.com/stories/local/marcellusshale/pennsylvania-landowners-can-get-cash-on-spot-for-mineral-rights-688190/

 

May 18, 2013 EurActive - Special Report
EU: FORGET US-STYLE SHALE GAS REVOLUTION

 http://www.euractiv.com/sustainability/cooperation-shale-answer-europe-news-519803

 

May 16, 2013 Common Dreams
NEW FRACKING RULES SHOW U.S. BOWING TO OIL AND GAS INDUSTRY http://www.commondreams.org/headline/2013/05/16-7

 

 May 15, 2013 Nation Of Change
WILL OHIO'S LANDFILLS BECOME A DUMPING GROUND FOR RADIOACTIVE FRACKING WASTE? http://www.nationofchange.org/will-ohio-s-landfills-become-dumping-ground-radioactive-fracking-waste-1368632257

 

MAY 13, 2013 Global Possibilities
PENNSYLVANIA'S AG-GAG LAW COULD PROTECT FRACKERS http://www.globalpossibilities.org/pennsylvanias-ag-gag-law-could-protect-frackers/

 

May 2, 2013 News Observer
FRACKING GIANT HALLIBURTON THUMBS NOSE AT N.C. CHEMICAL DISCLOSURE RULE http://www.newsobserver.com/2013/05/02/2866836/fracking-giant-halliburton-nixes.html

 

 

May 5, 2013 Global Possibilities
FRACKING OURSELVES TO DEATH IN PENNSYLVANIA http://www.globalpossibilities.org/fracking-ourselves-to-death-in-pennsylvania-2/

 

FRACKING SECRETS BY THE THOUSANDS KEEPS U.S. CLUELESS ON WELLS, LEAVING TOXIC CHEMICAL MINEFIELD IN THEIR WAKE http://sco.lt/8JGKy9

 

THE TOXIC CHEMICALS USED IN HYDRAULIC FRACKING Learn about toxic chemicals used in hydraulic fracturing - TOXMAP National Library of Medicine http://toxmap.nlm.nih.gov/toxmap/news/2011/11/learn-about-toxic-chemicals-used-in-hydraulic-fracturing.html

 

FRACKING OUR FOOD AND WATER SUPPLY  http://www.scoop.it/t/agriculture-gmos-pesticides/p/3600158244/fracking-our-food-and-water-supply

 

USA OIL AND GAS DRILLERS HAVE INJECTED MORE THAN  10 TRILLION GALLONS OF TOXIC WATER INTO THE EARTH --- LEGALLY !! http://www.scoop.it/t/biodiversity-is-life/p/2759435291/usa-oil-and-gas-drillers-have-injected-more-than-10-trillion-gallons-of-toxic-water-into-the-earth-legally

 

May 6, 2013 PBS Newshour
VIDEO FEATURE:
+++IN POLAND THE LONG ARM OF MULTINATIONAL "FRACKING" COMPANIES FUELS DISSENT http://www.pbs.org/newshour/bb/environment/jan-june13/poland_05-06.html

 

May 6, 2013 Corporate Europe Observatory:
THE RIGHT TO SAY NO: EU-CANADA TRADE AGREEMENT THREATENS FRACKING BANS http://corporateeurope.org/publications/right-say-no-eu-canada-trade-agreement-threatens-fracking-bans

 

FRACKING CHEMICALS USED IN TEXAS KEPT SECRET 19,000 TIMES IN FIRST EIGHT MONTHS OF THIS YEAR  – EcoWatch: http://ecowatch.org/2012/fracking-chemicals-kept-secret/

 

>>THE 10 SCARIEST CHEMICALS USED IN HYDRAULIC FRACKING  - Drinking Water - Business Insider http://www.businessinsider.com/scary-chemicals-used-in-hydraulic-fracking-2012-3

 

USA NATURAL GAS EXPORTS LEAVE A POLLUTION CESSPOOL FOR TAXPAYER CLEAN-UP -  Methane Global Warming http://sco.lt/6f9msr

 

April 24, 2013 Grist
FRACKING WASTE DEEMED TO RADIOACTIVE FOR HAZARDOUS-WASTE DUMP http://grist.org/news/radioactive-frack-waste-quarantined-at-pa-dump-turned-away/

 

NEW STUDY SERIOUSLY CHALLENGES NATURAL GAS AS A CLEAN FOSSIL FUEL - METHANE GREENHOUSE GAS RISES  http://sco.lt/7Ftflp

 

FRACKING THE FUTURE - HOW UNCONVENTIONAL GAS THREATENS OUR WATER, HEALTH AND CLIMATE  http://www.scoop.it/t/changingplanet/p/962737700/fracking-the-future-how-unconventional-gas-threatens-our-water-health-and-climate

 

31 March 2013 Global Possibilities

LEAKAGES OF GAS IN PRODUCTION AND DISTRIBUTION SYSTEMS CAN LEAD TO HIGHER GREENHOUSE GAS LEVELS THAN BURNING OTHER FOSSIL FUEL LIKE COAL AND OIL http://www.globalpossibilities.org/new-study-exposes-how-natural-gas-isnt-the-clean-fossil-fuel-its-hyped-up-to-be-2/

 

25 March 2013 - The Guardian Environment

THE DEAL IS DONE: US SHALE GAS TO BE EXPORTED TO HEAT BRITISH HOMES WITHIN FIVE YEARS - LEAVING TOXIC POLLUTION ON US SOIL http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2013/mar/25/us-shale-gas-british-homes-five-years

 

CORPORATIONS EXEMPT THEMSELVES FROM FEDERAL EPA, FDA REGULATIONS :  Block Investigations with "trade secrets" and "patent" laws http://www.scoop.it/t/agriculture-gmos-pesticides/p/2918961788/a-must-watch-video-corporations-exempt-themselves-from-federal-epa-fda-regulations-block-investigations-with-trade-secrets

 

25 March, 2013 - Huffington Post Green

JUDGE RULES AGAINST ENVIRONMENTALISTS IN FRACKING LAWSUIT - SIDING WITH STATE OIL AND GAS CONSERVATION COMMISSION

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/03/25/wyoming-fracking-chemical-lawsuit_n_2950013.html?ncid=edlinkusaolp00000003

 

 >>Jan 16, 2013 

EPA's WATER CONTAMINATION INVESTIGATION HALTED FOLLOWING PRESSURE FROM FRACKING OIL COMPANY Huffington Post Green http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/01/16/epa-water-contamination-investigation-fracking_n_2484568.html?ir=green&utm_campaign=011613&utm_medium=email&utm_source=Alert-green&utm_content=Title

http://www.emagazine.com/magazine/new-worries-for-new-yorkers/

 

FRACKING RESEARCH:

CORPORATE-SPONORED RESEARCH: OUR UNIVERSITIES ARE NOT FOR SALE.  YET ANOTHER BLOW TO THE FRACKING INDUSTRY – EcoWatch: http://ecowatch.org/2012/blow-to-fracking-industry/

 

UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS DEMONTRATES WHAT A REALLY BAD ETHICS PROBLEM LOOKS LIKE http://www.star-telegram.com

 

 

 

22 March 2013 Grist

OHIO FRACKING BOOM HAS NOT BROUGHT JOBS  http://grist.org/news/ohio-fracking-boom-has-not-brought-jobs/

 

March 6, 2013

USA CLIMATE BOMB IS TICKING: WHAT THE GAS INDUSTRY DOESN'T WANT YOU TO KNOW  http://truth-out.org/news/item/14958-us-climate-bomb-is-ticking-what-the-gas-industry-doesnt-want-you-to-know

 

November 30, 2012

FRACKING OUR FOOD SUPPLY -OnEarth Magazine http://www.onearth.org/blog/fracking-our-food-supply?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=link&utm_campaign=email

 

Feb 4, 2013 Grist 

LET'S FRACK THE HELL OUT OF THE ENVIRONMENT: Frackers set their sights on the Golden State http://grist.org/news/frackers-set-their-sights-on-the-golden-state/

 

Feb 2, 2013

A 90 YEAR-OLD-LAW ALLOWS FRACKING LAND GRABS: COLORADO COMMUNITIES TAKE ON FIGHT AGAINST ENERGY LAND LEASES  - NYTimes.com http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/03/us/colorado-communities-take-on-fight-against-energy-land-leases.html?_r=0

 

Feb 11, 2013 - FORBES
ENERGY'S LATEST BATTLEGROUND: FRACKING FOR URANIUM IN TEXAS - Poisoning Water Table, Using Up Millions of Gallons of Water http://www.forbes.com/sites/christopherhelman/2013/01/23/fracking-for-uranium/

 

Feb 22, 2013 DC Bureau
 "FRACKADEMIA" - OBAMA'S TOP CANDIDATE FOR ENERGY SECRETARY, OVERSEES PRO-INDUSTRY-FUNDED RESEARCH http://us1.campaign-archive1.com/?u=6200a1195c3e730065fb8c3c7&id=5e8c9cae94&e=548a460b7e

 

 

WATCH VIDEO  

Feb 28, 2013- The Ecologist

+++HOW POLAND'S DASH FOR GAS TURNED SOUR - FRACKING HELL? SPECIAL REPORT http://www.theecologist.org/News/news_analysis/1823244/fracking_hell_how_polands_dash_for_gas_turned_sour.html

 

 Feb 28, 2013 - Huffington Post
FRACKING INDUSTRY CONFLICTS OF INTEREST WITH REGULATORS? WATCHDOGS CONCERNED  http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/02/27/fracking-conflicts-of-interest-regulators_n_2776498.html?ir=green&utm_campaign=022813&utm_medium=email&utm_source=Alert-green&utm_content=Title

 

Feb 19, 2013

CORPORATE POWER REIGNS: How one fracking company bullies residents and elected officials alike http://grist.org/news/how-one-fracking-company-bullies-residents-and-elected-officials-alike/

 

February 11, 2013 EcoWatch

FRACKING TOXIC WASTEWATER, 20,000 GALLONS, DUMPED IN SEWER
http://ecowatch.org/2013/fracking-wastewater-dumped-sewer/

 

February 12, 2013 - Energy Wire:

NATURAL GAS: BEYOND THE BOOM, UNANSWERED QUESTION ABOUT THE LIFE OF NEW WELLS http://www.eenews.net/public/energywire/2013/02/12/1

 

FRACKING AMERICA: MAKING DEALS FOR PRIVATE FOR-PROFIT GAS DRILLING ON OUR PRISTINE PUBLIC LANDS  http://www.scoop.it/t/biodiversity-is-life/p/3506892077/fracking-america-making-deals-for-private-for-profit-gas-drilling-on-our-pristine-public-land

 

FRACKING HELL: THE UNTOLD STORY http://www.scoop.it/t/changingplanet/p/1480465029/fracking-hell-the-untold-story

 

Jan 24, 2013

DO WE HAVE ENOUGH WATER TO FRACK OUR WAY TO ENERGY INDEPENDENCE? http://www.huffingtonpost.com/jeffrey-rubin/fracking-shale-water_b_2522940.html

 

Jan 23, 2013:

>>>>> US ‘SHALE BOST' PROVOKES EU FEARS AND INDECISION  | EurActiv http://www.euractiv.com/specialreport-europe-industry-ha/us-industry-shale-boost-provokes-news-517266?utm_source=EurActiv%20Newsletter&utm_campaign=babf1655c2-newsletter_daily_update&utm_medium=email

 

Dec. 14, 2012 Ralph Nader: OpEd Eurasia Review

>>>>>  FRACKING'S LURE, TRAP AND ENDLESS DAMAGE http://www.eurasiareview.com/14122012-ralph-nader-frackings-lure-trap-and-endless-damage-oped/

 

Dec 13, 2012 Guardian Environment

>>>>> THIS FRACKING FANTASY IS THE DELUSION OF FOSSIL FUEL ADDICTION  Damian Carrington  http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/damian-carrington-blog/2012/dec/13/shale-gas-fracking-davey

 

FOSSIL FUEL SUBSIDIES FIVE TIMES GREATER THAN CLIMATE FINANCE http://www.scoop.it/t/changingplanet/p/3652782196/fossil-fuel-subsidies-five-times-greater-than-climate-finance

 

CHEAP OIL OR A STABLE CLIMATE? WE CAN'T HAVE BOTH, IEA Report Says http://www.scoop.it/t/changingplanet/p/3602210725/cheap-oil-or-a-stable-climate-we-can-t-have-both-iea-report-says

 

October 31, 2012 The European Magazine - The Debate Magazine

THE SHALE GAS REVOLUTION - FROM FRACK TO RICHES - AN ENVIRONMENTAL NIGHTMARE Stefano Casertano  http://theeuropean-magazine.com/522-casertano-stefano/871-the-shale-gas-revolution

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HOLDING CORPORATIONS RESPONSIBLE:

 http://www.scoop.it/t/biodiversity-is-life/p/3995011824/holding-corporations-responsible-mining-companies-devastate-pristine-wisconsin-for-frac-sand-leaving-a-mining-chemical-wasteland

 

Jan 7, 2013- Grist

NATURAL GAS WON'T SAVE US:  IT'S A HEDGE, NOT A BRIDGE http://grist.org/climate-energy/natural-gas-its-a-hedge-not-a-bridge/#038;utm_medium=email&utm_source=newsletter&utm_content=headline

 

 Jan 21, 2013

>>> DO YOU LIVE IN ONE OF THE 32 USA STATES THAT HAS BEEN FRACKED? - EcoWatch - It may seem unbelievable, but because of exemptions in federal laws won by the oil and gas industry, there is no publicly available information that shows everywhere in the country where fracking is occurring http://ecowatch.org/2013/fracking-32-states/

 

Jan 18, 2013

>>> FRACKING DEBATE DRAWS YOKO, LENNON AND SARANDON TO RURAL BATTLEGROUNDS guardian.co.ukhttp://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2013/jan/18/fracking-debate-ono-lennon-sarandon-tour

Jan 18, 2013  -

>>> NEW YORK EMPLOYEES POUR OVER THOUSANDS OF COMMENTS ON FRACKING REGULATIONS  @SFGate http://www.sfgate.com/news/science/article/Events-across-NY-generate-fracking-comments-4205555.php

>>> FRACKING:  A BOOM OR BUST DECISION FOR NEW YORK  http://www.spacedaily.com/reports/Fracking_A_Boom_or_Bust_Decision_for_New_York_999.html

>> Jan 14, 2013

The Spectra Pipeline Under Construction in New York City Poses Serious Dangers http://www.emagazine.com/magazine/new-worries-for-new-yorkers

 

 

 >>LOOK CLOSE AT FRACKING AND YOU'LL SAY "NO WAY" Riverkeeper http://www.riverkeeper.org/blog/watchdog/look-close-at-fracking-and-youll-say-no-way/

>> BAYOU FRACK-OUT: THE MASSIVE OIL AND GAS DISASTER YOU'VE NEVER HEARD OF http://truth-out.org/news/item/13136-bayou-frack-out-the-massive-oil-and-gas-disaster-youve-never-heard-of

 >>20 IMPACTS OF UNDERGROUND COAL GASIFICATION - FRACKING http://www.scoop.it/t/biodiversity-is-life/p/2954277115/20-impacts-of-underground-coal-gasification-fracking
>>TOO LATE? WITH LARGE OIL RESERVE, CALIFORNIA FACES FRACKING DEBATE | KQED QUEST http://science.kqed.org/quest/audio/with-large-oil-reserve-california-faces-fracking-debate/

 

 

 

Riverkeeper

WILL FRACKING WORSEN CLIMATE CHANGE

http://www.riverkeeper.org/blog/watchdog/will-fracking-worsen-climate-change/

 >>>>>EPA's FIRST FRACKING REPORT - COMPLIMENTS OF THE OIL AND GAS INDUSTRY - SEE INTERACTIVE MAP Dec. 26, 2012  http://www.dailykos.com/story/2012/12/26/1173931/-EPA-s-CHRISTMAS-GIFT-FRACKING-REPORT-Interactive-Map-to-View-EACH-Fracking-Well-Info

 >>FRACKING DISCLOSURES NEEDED http://www.standard.net/stories/2012/12/07/our-view-fracking-disclosure-needed

>>Editorial: RULES ON OIL AND GAS FRACKING ARE WAY OUT OF WHACK - The Sacramento Bee http://www.sacbee.com/2012/12/07/5037556/rules-on-oil-and-gas-fracking.html

 

 

Dec 4, 2012 NYTimes

>>>MONEY OR YOUR LIFE?  RACE IS ON TO CLEAN UP HYDRAULIC FRACTURING   http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/05/business/energy-environment/race-is-on-to-clean-up-hydraulic-fracturing.html?_r=0

 

 >>FRACKING AND FARMING DON'T MIX: KILLING OUR ANIMALS http://www.timesonline.com/news/local_news/organic-message-fracking-and-farming-don-t-mix/article_7973b6e6-6199-5617-b156-85de787d8c56.html

Nov. 28, 2012 - The Nation:

ARE DYING CATTLE THE CANARIES IN THE COAL MINE FOR FRACKING? Farmers and ranchers are sounding alarms about the risks to human health of hydraulic

fracturing.... http://www.thenation.com/article/171504/fracking-our-food-supply#

 

OLD STORY, NEW THREAT : FRACKING AND THE GLOBAL LAND GRAB - Transnational Institute - Cutting-edge global insights on what is fracking, why and where it is happening today, who is promoting it, how, and what is the state of resistance. http://www.tni.org/briefing/fracking-and-global-land-grab

 

 

MANKIND APPROACHING CARBON-CLIFF - PRICEWATERHOUSE REPORT WARNS

http://www.scoop.it/t/changingplanet/p/3236501503/ips-mankind-approaching-carbon-cliff-pricewaterhouse-report-warns

 

U.S. ENERGY INSECURITY: WHY FRACKING FOR OIL AND NATURAL GAS IS A FALSE SOLUTION - Download full report http://www.foodandwaterwatch.org/tools-and-resources/u-s-energy-insecurity-why-fracking-for-oil-and-natural-gas-is-a-false-solution-2/

 

 

 

>>>>>> AND IT'S GLOBAL, POLITICAL & WALL STREET DRIVEN >>>>>>

 

>>AUSTRALIA: FRACKING GREENWASH: DOUBTS RAISED ABOUT GREEN CREDENTIALS OF EXPANDING COAL SEAM GAS (CSG) INDUSTRY

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2012-11-14/study-suggests-coal-seam-gas-dirtier-than-industry-claims/4372410

 >>FRACKING RATTLES RUSSIA Jan 13, 2013 The Advocate http://theadvocate.com/news/business/4030739-123/fracking-rattles-russia

>>RUSSIA;  EXXON FRACKING SIBERIA TO HELP PUTIN MAINTAIN OIL CLOUT June 14, 2012  - Bloomberg http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-06-13/exxon-fracking-siberia-to-help-putin-maintain-oil-clout.html

>>CHINA PLANNING 'HUGE FRACKING INDUSTRY' Nov 27 1012 The Guardian http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2012/nov/27/china-planning-huge-fracking-industry

March 26, 2013 - Bloomberg
CHINA: SHELL TO SPEND $1 BILLION ON CHINA SHALE GAS FRACKING DEVELOPMENT http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-03-26/shell-plans-to-spend-1-billion-on-china-shale-gas-development.html

Feb 28, 2013 - EurActive
>>GERMANY MOVES TO ALLOW CONTROVERSIAL SHALE GAS DRILLING DESPITE OPPOSITION http://www.euractiv.com/energy/germany-tables-draft-law-allow-f-news-518131?utm_source=EurActiv%20Newsletter&utm_campaign=8a6f35218d-newsletter_daily_update&utm_medium=email

 >>UK FRACKING LAWS NEEDED TO 'CONTROL UK'S DASH FOR GAS' says MEP Dec 8, 2012 - Guardian Environment  http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2012/dec/09/fracking-laws-dash-for-gas
>>UK THE FRACKING DREAM which is putting Britain's future at risk Dec 8, 2012 Guardian http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2012/dec/09/shale-gas-frackheads-dubious-dream

>>ARAB STATE RUSHES TO JOIN THE SHALE BOOM: Jordan is pressing ahead with plans to develop its massive shale oil deposits, joining a growing push by Arab states to unlock shale reserves... http://www.upi.com/Business_News/Energy-Resources/2012/12/07/Arab-states-rush-to-join-the-shale-boom/UPI-62761354911251/

>>JORDAN is pressing ahead with plans to develop its massive shale oil deposits, joining a growing push by Arab states to unlock shale reserves... http://www.upi.com/Business_News/Energy-Resources/2012/12/07/Arab-states-rush-to-join-the-shale-boom/UPI-62761354911251/

 

MORE ON FRACKING: http://www.scoop.it/t/changingplanet?page=1&q=FRACKING

 

 

>>OPEC WARNS USA OVER BRAGGING ABOUT BECOMING #1 OIL PRODUCER - The National Nov. 14, 2012: http://www.thenational.ae/thenationalconversation/industry-insights/energy/warning-from-opec-over-us-oil-production

 >>THE GLOBAL CHEMICAL BIOTECH CARTEL - An unprecedented power over world agriculture and human health http://www.scoop.it/t/agriculture-gmos-pesticides/p/1716244040/the-global-chemical-biotech-cartel-an-unprecedented-power-over-world-agriculture-and-human-healt

 

 

 

>>>>>>>>>>AND THEN THERE ARE THE "TAR OIL SANDS" >>>>>>>>>>

 

GREAT VIDEO: 

TAR SANDS OIL EXTRACTION - "THE DIRTY TRUTH" http://www.scoop.it/t/changingplanet/p/3995219639/tar-sands-oil-extraction-the-dirty-truth-great-video

 

 >>FIRST TAR SANDS MINE ON US SOIL (OFFICIALLY) APPROVED IN UTAH Nov 7, 2012 http://www.care2.com/causes/first-tar-sands-mine-on-u-s-soil-approved-in-utah.html

 


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