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  • SynBioWatch - Critical Resources on Next Generation ...

    SynBioWatch, in collaboration with Friends of the Earth US and the Independent Natural Food and Retailers Association (INFRA), is launching an updated version of our Synthetic Biology Shopper's Guide. The guide has been printed and is being distributed in over 350 .

  • GJEP'S Rachel Smolker Fighting Natural Gas Pipeline ...

    Jul 27, 2016 · As seen in this report by WPTZ News in Vermont, Dr. Rachel Smolker is working with members of her Vermont community to fight the construction of a natural gas pipeline through the state.. Smolker is part of GJEP's New Voices speakers bureau, a co-director of Biofuelwatch, and an organizer with Energy Justice Network.Smolker also works with various coalitions including the Mobilization for ...

  • Aviation biofuels: What ICAO's proposals will really mean ...

    Oct 06, 2017 · 11am Eastern US // 4pm London // 5pm Brussels On 6th October, Biofuelwatch will publish its report "Aviation biofuels: How ICAO and industry plans for .

  • GJEP'S Rachel Smolker Fighting Natural Gas Pipeline ...

    Jul 27, 2016 · As seen in this report by WPTZ News in Vermont, Dr. Rachel Smolker is working with members of her Vermont community to fight the construction of a natural gas pipeline through the state.. Smolker is part of GJEP's New Voices speakers bureau, a co-director of Biofuelwatch, and an organizer with Energy Justice Network.Smolker also works with various coalitions including the Mobilization for ...

  • Industry Pressure Shuts Down EPA Fracking Investigations ...

    Jul 26, 2013 · The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has spent countless taxpayer dollars and man-hours over the last few years investigating the environmental threats posed by hydraulic fracturing (fracking) in many regions across the United States. And when their draft reports showed that the practice was poisoning water supplies, the gas industry stepped in and immediately put a halt to the studies.

  • Athens County's Future Action Network aka ACFAN and Athens ...

    Athens OH, March 20, 2014 –– Athens County Fracking Action Network (ACFAN) filed a mandamus legal complaint this week in Franklin County Court of Appeals against Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) for failure to comply with ACFAN's public records request.

  • Global Forest Coalition The Big Four Drivers of ...

    Apr 12, 2018 · Forest Cover 55 looks at trade in key commodities—beef, soy, wood, and palm oil—which together are the big four drivers of deforestation in the world. Demand for these commodities is leading to huge swathes of forest being replaced by vast monoculture plantations and pasture, especially in .

  • Biomass Energy – Think Global Green

    BiofuelWatch – UK – link ... the pollution that is created from burning the wood and other natural materials can be as bad as the pollution that comes from coal and other types of energy resources; it is hard to claim it is a clean or efficient power energy. ... biomass, and, since 2016, gas. Drax is now also the world's largest biomass ...

  • Food vs. fuel - Wikipedia

    Food versus fuel is the dilemma regarding the risk of diverting farmland or crops for biofuels production to the detriment of the food supply.The biofuel and food price debate involves wide-ranging views, and is a long-standing, controversial one in the literature. There is disagreement about the significance of the issue, what is causing it, and what can or should be done to remedy the situation.

  • Alternative Energy News | OilPrice | Page 193

    Alternative energy news and technology developments. Research into various sectors such as solar power, wind energy, getothermal and hydro. | Page 193

  • Wind, Solar, & Energy Efficiency Replacing Coal In The UK ...

    Wind and solar energy, as well as energy efficiency measures, are serving to replace the overwhelming majority of power which in the UK had previously been supplied by coal power, according to a ...

  • Biofuel - Wikipedia

    The methanol economy is an alternative to the hydrogen economy, compared to today's hydrogen production from natural gas. Butanol (C 4 H 9 OH) is formed by ABE fermentation (acetone, butanol, ethanol) and experimental modifications of the process show potentially high net energy gains with butanol as the only liquid product.

  • Frack Off London - Home | Facebook

    Meanwhile, natural gas production has boomed, creating a glut, and deepening the financial distress for oil and gas producers around the world. "There is also a glut in natural gas produced in the Permian fields that frackers either burn off (flaring) or pay to have transported.

  • Mapping Project Tracks Logging for Biomass Energy - EcoWatch

    Jan 23, 2013 · The McNeil project is integrated into Energy Justice Network's Dirty Energy Mapping Project which pinpoints the locations of existing and proposed biomass and waste incinerators, nuclear reactors, natural gas and coal-fired power plants in the U.S. and documents grassroots community resistance to those facilities.

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  • Letter: Oppose S. 704 (European Energy Security and ...

    direction at a time when we must urgently transition to a low-carbon economy. Exporting gas to Europe leads to expanded hydraulic fracturing ("fracking") for natural gas across this country, which requires the development of new pipelines, new compressor stations, storage facilities and new export terminals.

  • Algae Biofuels | Energy Justice Network

    Many of these problems are discussed in the 2017 Biofuelwatch report, Algenol: Case Study of an Unsuccessful Algae Biofuels Venture. One problem with commercially producing biodiesel from algae is that it needs a concentrated and plentiful CO2 source.

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  • Wide range of objections to re-opening Lough Ree power plant

    Biofuelwatch, the Dogwood Alliance and FIE have all made objections, citing the grounds of refusal that were successful at Edenderry. ... oil or natural gas. The reasons are fundamental and occur ...