Fracking Report UTV Ireland Live 6.30 & 10pm 10th Feb 2015

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Fracking Report UTV Ireland Live 6.30 & 10pm 10th Feb 2015

UTV Ireland recently came to the northwest to interview some members of Love Leitrim for an item on the channels Ireland Live News show. This item will be broadcast tonight (tuesday) at some stage during the programme. It starts at 10pm. It will be followed by a live studio debate on Fracking with Eddie Mitchell and former Shell employee Tony Allwright. Continue reading

Ex-Mobil VP: Fracking companies push people out of homes (and then buy their silence)

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Ex-Mobil VP: Fracking companies push people out of homes (and then buy their silence)

January 16, 2015 10:30
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America’s young fracking industry has been hailed and embraced by government officials. But energy independence comes at a cost: fracking pollutes rivers, causes earthquakes and spills waste on surrounding land. Is the price worth paying? How dire are the consequences of fracking? And why isn’t the public more alarmed? Today we ask these questions of a former vice-president of Mobil, now an anti-fracking activist. Lou Allstadt is on Sophie&Co today.

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INFRASTRATA IS COMING!!

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INFRASTRATA

CARRICKFERGUS/WOODBURN FOREST/ISLANDMAGEE
They are coming! Andrew Hindle explaining how they are going to go ahead with what looks like certainty.
http://www.oilbarrel.com/2014/12/03/oilbarrel-raw-interview-andrew-hindle-ceo-infrastrata/
http://www.oilbarrel.com/category/webcasts/

 

Romania and TTIP – interview in English!

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Untitled-Captured-14I want to bring to your attention the kind of brainwashing that is
practice on Romanian televisions regarding the importance of the
partnership with USA.

This link will bring you to an interview with Mr George Friedman from
Stratfort. http://stirileprotv.ro/video/analistul-american-george-friedman-ne-avertizeaza.html/61585386
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Fracking Free Ireland joins with europe for Global Frack Down Day

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ocean fm‘We are united and very successful’ (Geraldine Ring, Fracking Free Ireland – Brussels) on Ocean FM http://oceanfm.ie/2014/10/08/fracking-free-ireland-joins-with-europe-for-global-frackdown-day/

Interview Josh Fox

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joshhttp://ecowatch.com/2014/09/17/josh-fox-switch-to-renewable-energy/

I love documentaries. They are so informative, engaging and inspiring. But I find it’s hard to keep those emotions alive days and weeks after watching a film. It would be great if everyone remained as energized by a film months later, as they felt walking out of the theatre. But fortunately there are films like GASLAND that have an everlasting effect and ability to grow an entire movement.

Josh Fox’s GASLAND and GASLAND PART II revolutionized the anti-fracking movement and gave people the tools to get educated and fight back.
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Why Fracking Ireland is Different – interview Leah Doherty

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leah interviewhttp://www.huffingtonpost.com/maureen-seaberg/why-fracking-ireland-is-d_b_5883998.html

Why Fracking Ireland Is Different

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Whether you are pro- or anti-fracking, consider that some places on the planet may be worse places than others to use the new technology to extract natural gas.

The debate about this controversial topic is really heating up in Ireland now — a place where activists say it would be particularly dangerous to drill as it is full of aquifers. I interviewed Leah Doherty of No Fracking Ireland to better understand what people are worried about on the Emerald Isle.
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Leitrim Cllr says authority has not “banned” fracking

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Leitrim Cllr says authority has not “banned” fracking

A Leitrim Council Councillor says the local authority did not ban fracking.
Cllr John McCartin was one of four councillors who abstained from last night’s vote on the controversial issue.
Members voted to replace the text on unconventional gas exploration and extraction, which had originally been proposed for the county development plan. Continue reading