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The writing is on the wall for Keystone XL

Jan. 17, 2012 / Posted by: Kelly Trout / Categories: Blog, Climate and Energy

The writing is on the wall for rejection of the Keystone XL pipeline. But given recent oil industry efforts to make it appear otherwise, I thought it might be useful to provide a reminder that leading Obama administration officials and their allie...

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Top five Friends of the Earth moments in 2011

Dec. 30, 2011 / Posted by: Becca Connors / Categories: Advocacy, Blog

At the end of every year, we tend to pause and reflect about the past 12 months, stopping to examine trends and to remember important events -- usually in list form. And with all the year in, worst of, best of, top five and top ten lists appearing...

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Shell's floating monster spill

Dec. 24, 2011 / Posted by: Becca Connors / Categories: Blog, Climate and Energy

Nigerians wait, helpless, for the massive spill from Shell’s Bonga offshore oil field to hit the coastal waters, shorelines and swamps. Telephone links to some of the coastal communities are tenuous at best and most people will not know what...

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