drilling

Kemp's Ridley Sea Turtle Oiled By the 2010 BP Deepwater Horizon oil disaster (Photo: NOAA)

President Trump took another dangerous step yesterday — he announced a plan to open nearly all federal coastal waters to offshore oil and gas drilling.1 The plan includes the California Coast, the Gulf coast and the Atlantic coast — all targeted for offshore drilling. Help us stop this new offshore drilling by supporting our work today.Offshore Drilling Threatens Nature and Wildlife Offshore […]

Via Talking Points Memo, the AP reports that corporate giant General Electric has invested heavily (to the tune of $15 billion) in the oil and gas practice known as fracking.This should tell us everything we need to know about whether fracking can be considered "clean" or "natural." GE claims that "the fracking boom plays into the company strengths," and indeed GE […]