A sad record … Big Oil & Gas now dump more methane in the atmosphere than the whole American cattle industry combined.
Did you know that there is a portion of the Safe Drinking Water Act that exempts oil and gas companies from certain provisions of the law? It allows them to pump directly into our once protected auqifers which greatly affects our drinking water. Check out Clean Water Action’s full report on “The Aquifer Exemption.”
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Gas grid pdf: 2013_pci_projects_country
Comment by an international campaigner
We need to stop any extension of the gas grid and any investment in gas infrastructure. The European Commission provides funding for energy infrastructure projects, many of which lock us into a fossil-fuelled future.
See list of projects here: http://ec.europa.eu/…/infrastructure/pci/doc/2013_pci_proje…
Mr Kelly will be hearing from us! Continue reading
A study published today in the journal Environmental Research Letters found that switching from coal to natural gas would not significantly lower the greenhouse gas emissions that drive climate change.
Canvass Leitrim and Fermanagh Local Representatives to initiate legal action against Tamboran with regard to Belcoo Drilling
We need your help. Please consider sending mails or making calls to local politicians in Fermanagh and Leitrim about this.
Participants in the No Fracking Ireland network are calling on Leitrim County Council to jointly or individually to immediately apply to the NI courts for an urgent injunction to stop Tamboran from drilling at Belcoo Quarry. We call on them to do so on two bases. 1. Clear failure to consult with communities in Fermanagh and Leitrim and 2. Tamboran’s abuse of a loophole in the Planning Regulations wrt operations in Quarries. A borehole is not the same thing as a ‘mine’. Continue reading