EDF Burned By Its Own Fracking Study, Sez Gas Experts

EDF Burned By Its Own Fracking Study, Sez Gas Experts

EDF Burned By Its Own Fracking Study, Sez Gas Experts (via Clean Technica) Now, here’s a shocker. The Environmental Defense Fund has spearheaded an ambitious industry-funded series of studies on fugitive emissions from fracking and other natural gas life cycle operations, and the first study to be released looks just like…

Something in the water?

Something in the water?

Oil companies are not saying what chemicals are used in ‘fracking.’ An Assembly bill would change that.   Actor and director Mark Ruffalo, center, speaks at the Hydraulic Fracturing prevention press conference urging the protection of the drinking water at Foley Square on in New York City.         (D Dipasupil / Getty Images / April 25, […]

    Wind Power Without the Blades

Wind Power Without the Blades

By Alyssa Danigelis   Noise from wind turbine blades, inadvertent bat and bird kills and even the way wind turbines look have made installing them anything but a breeze. New York design firm Atelier DNA has an alternative concept that ditches blades in favor of stalks. Resembling thin cattails, the Windstalks generate electricity when the […]

Gorgeous Sewage Treatment Plant Will be Put INSIDE an Office! Building

Gorgeous Sewage Treatment Plant Will be Put INSIDE an Office! Building

A new office building for the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission is going to be home to a whole raft of green building technologies that are becoming pretty familiar, along with something a little unexpected: a beautifully disguised “green” sewage treatment plant right plunk in the middle of the lobby. Talk about hiding in plain […]

'Gasland'  -  What the Frack!

‘Gasland’ – What the Frack!

About the film “The largest domestic natural gas drilling boom in history has swept across the United States. The Halliburton-developed drilling technology of “fracking” or hydraulic fracturing has unlocked a “Saudia Arabia of natural gas” just beneath us. But is fracking safe? When filmmaker Josh Fox is asked to lease his land for drilling, he […]

Testing Way Down on Beach Waters!

Testing Way Down on Beach Waters!

Health testing way down at California beaches The monitoring is at its lowest level since becoming law more than a decade ago, putting swimmers, surfers and divers at greater risk of exposure to contaminated water, a Times investigation shows. By Tony Barboza, Los Angeles Times August 30, 2010 Health testing of California’s beaches has slumped […]

A journey of discovery on the L.A. River

A journey of discovery on the L.A. River

An expedition along a muddy stretch of the waterway offers a glimpse into the potential recreational and environmental jewel running through the city.

'What BP Doesn't want us to see'

‘What BP Doesn’t want us to see’

BP Oilpocalypse Creates Underwater Nightmare from our friends at Good Morning America

Gulf Coast Cataclysm

Gulf Coast Cataclysm

The Visionary Activist – All Oil is Spilled – Gulf Coast Cataclysm: Convening the Council of Reverent Ingenuity to animate our cultural leadership response to the Gulf Coast obscene oil cataclysm Caroline Casey welcomes Dune Lankard, Atabaskan Eyak from Copper River Delta in Alaska, conservation economies derived from long-term unresolved impacts of Exxon Valdez disaster. […]

WoW.. ! Refreshing !

WoW.. ! Refreshing !

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pRFfJJjLpqw&rel=0] Some Very amazing slow motion cinematography ! Less the 1 minute. Seeing it full screen is really worth it, if you have have a moment! click here