Living through Sri Lanka’s biggest marine disaster – Greenpeace International

The apocalypse is here. These were the first thoughts that ran through my mind when news about the X-Press-Pearl began filtering in. Yellow shorelines were blackened with charred debris. Sorgente: Living through Sri Lanka’s biggest marine disaster – Greenpeace International

BP Not to Proceed with Great Australian Bight Exploration.

BREAKING: BP has ditched its outrageous plans to drill for oil in the Great Australian Bight. This is huge! It was the people vs oil, and me : the people just won. Having BP rule out drilling in the Bight is a momentous win that thousands of people like you and dozens of communities madeContinua a leggere “BP Not to Proceed with Great Australian Bight Exploration.”

Western Canada Oil Spill Drenches Birds, Will Taint Drinking Water for Months to Come 

Despite a devastating pipeline leak that flooded the North Saskatchewan River with 200,000 liters of tar sands crude last Thursday, Husky Energy waited until Monday to shut down the leaking pipeline. An executive with the oil behemoth said the company was “deeply sorry” for the incident while announcing the pipeline closure. Sorgente: Western Canada OilContinua a leggere “Western Canada Oil Spill Drenches Birds, Will Taint Drinking Water for Months to Come “