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2015/02/01 01:09
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Two private companies have advanced plans to gasify the coal that underlies large parts of the Firth of Forth and the Solway Firth. Between them they have five exploratory licences for the seabed off...
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2015/01/30 15:24
2015/01/30 15:24
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Piles of the household trash was dropped next to the former site of the Brown Jug public house in Sandbeds Road. The privately-owned building, which has been unoccupied for three to four years, was...
2015/01/29 23:22
2015/01/29 23:22
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All eyes are on Obama as Senate passes bill approving Keystone XL oil pipeline but falls five votes short of a veto-proof majority Vote was 62-36 with nine Democrats joining 53 Republicans White...
2015/01/29 12:09
2015/01/29 12:09
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IT doesn’t happen often, the collapse of a government majority, but with a hung Westminster parliament in prospect, we ought to get used to it. The Coalition fracking cave-in on Monday, accepting...
2015/01/29 09:57
2015/01/29 09:57
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Scotland announces moratorium on fracking for shale gas The announcement was welcomed by campaigners as "a very big nail in the coffin for the unconventional gas and fracking industry in Scotland The...
2015/01/29 09:29
2015/01/29 09:29
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Rome — Thousands of small farmers in northeastern Nigeria are facing eviction from their ancestral lands without consultation or compensation to make way for a U.S.-owned rice plantation, according to...
2015/01/29 01:09
2015/01/29 01:09
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While the drive towards renewables is the right thing to do, we have to be realistic about the time frames for their development and manage climate change issues, lifestyle expectations and energy...
2015/01/28 23:09
2015/01/28 23:09
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... is an historic moment. The beavers of the River Otter are the first breeding population in the English countryside for hundreds of years. “We know from our own research and research done in...
2015/01/28 15:48
2015/01/28 15:48
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Today Lancashire council deferred a decision about fracking in the county – after a late manoeuvre by Cuadrilla. Now it’s even more important to stand with Lancashire. Please sign and share our...
2015/01/28 12:57
2015/01/28 12:57
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UK takes lead on climate change modelling with new Global Calculator The online tool was launched in 2010, but has been used exclusively by governments - including India and China - until its full...
2015/01/28 12:27
2015/01/28 12:27
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Campaign groups protested outside Eastbourne Town Hall this morning (January 28), where a closed meeting was taking place about the A27. Secretary of State Patrick McLoughlin arrived at the meeting...
2015/01/28 00:57
2015/01/28 00:57
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... Five new reactors (4.76 gigawatts) began supplying electricity and three were permanently shut down. – There are now 437 'operable' reactors (377.7 GW) compared with 435 reactors (375.3 GW) a year...
2015/01/27 20:10
2015/01/27 20:10
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US loans fueled insider deal, failed power plan in Liberia Tuesday, January 27, 2015 BUCHANAN, Liberia (AP) — The auburn-red soil and lush green vegetation lured the foreign investors to Liberia's...
2015/01/27 19:20
2015/01/27 19:20
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A mocked up courtroom trial was held by protesters fighting to stop plans for an opencast mine in the Rhymney Valley. Dozens gathered at the Caerphilly County Borough Council offices in Ystrad Mynach...
2015/01/27 17:03
2015/01/27 17:03
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EU lobby register: still failing to deliver real transparency27 January 2015by altereu -- last modified 27 January 2015 New research published today shows that too many major lobby organisations,...
2015/01/27 15:48
2015/01/27 15:48
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The Government has decided to block fracking in our national parks and near aquifers. If it’s not safe to frack near wildlife and water, it’s not safe in our communities. Help Pat by signing our...
2015/01/27 07:43
2015/01/27 07:43
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An ambitious roll-out of Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) technology in Scotland would generate a large number of jobs, create a market worth £15-35 billion by 2030, and assist in major environmental...
2015/01/27 06:09
2015/01/27 06:09
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A bid to protect birds could compromise hundreds of future jobs in Tayside, it has been claimed. The Scottish Government has long pledged the renewable energy industry will be a major driver of...
2015/01/26 20:37
2015/01/26 20:37
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Ministers agreed to an outright ban on fracking in all national parks, sites of special interest and areas of outstanding natural beauty – after previously proposing only a partial ban which would...
2015/01/26 16:48
2015/01/26 16:48
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Bianca Jagger , Vivienne Westwood and MPs Joan Walley, Caroline Lucas and Julian Huppert all called for an immediate suspension to fracking at the rally called by Friends of the Earth, Greenpeace UK,...
2015/02/01 01:09
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