Tag Archives: Oil By Rail

Those Plumes of Methane Leaking Off the Coast of Washington Are Really Bad News for the Oceans

By Michael Casey VICE News is closely tracking global environmental change. Check out the Tipping Point blog here. Over the past five years, fishermen in the Pacific Northwest have found themselves increasingly impacted by climate change. As the oceans absorb … Continue reading

Posted in Air Quality, Carbon footprint, Clean Air, Clean Coal, Earth Day, Environment, Green, Honesty, Marketing, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Join us at VERGE from anywhere in the world (Oct. 27-29)

Next week, 1500+ thought leaders from diverse industries and sectors will convene in San Jose, CA to explore the existing technologies and systems that are shaping the future of buildings, energy, transportation, food, water, supply chains and cities. Can’t make … Continue reading

Posted in Air Quality, Carbon footprint, Clean Air, Clean Coal, Earth Day, Environment, Green, Honesty, Marketing, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Smart Ped electric assist scooter is a great new multimodal alternative

by Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter) © smartped A hundred years ago all the smart young people were cruising the streets of New York and London on the Autoped, a gasoline powered folding scooter. In our earlier coverage of it we quoted: This … Continue reading

Posted in Air Quality, Carbon footprint, Clean Air, Clean Coal, Earth Day, Environment, Green, Honesty, Marketing, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The (surprising) greenest city in the US is? by Melissa Breyer (@MelissaBreyer) CC BY 2.0 Madison Corney of CCA Baldi Middle School/flickr A new ranking lists the country’s most sustainable cities for 2015; number one might not be what you’d expect. … Continue reading

Posted in Air Quality, Carbon footprint, Clean Air, Clean Coal, Earth Day, Environment, Green, Honesty, Marketing, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Is the ‘reign of recycling’ really over?

by Tom Szaky, Guest Writer (@tom_terracycle) © Shutterstock John Tierney’s opinion piece in the New York Times’ October 4th Sunday Review, “The Reign of Recycling,” appeared to make a compelling case against the perceived benefits of recycling. Driven principally by arguments … Continue reading

Posted in Air Quality, Carbon footprint, Clean Air, Clean Coal, Earth Day, Environment, Green, Honesty, Marketing, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Oil well oversight in L.A. Basin is ‘inconsistent,’ audit finds

Oils wells operate near homes and other residential areas in Los Angeles. A recent report finds lapses in oil well oversight pose a public health risk. by Julie Cart – California’s oil regulatory agency concedes that it has allowed serious lapses in … Continue reading

Posted in Air Quality, Carbon footprint, Clean Air, Clean Coal, Earth Day, Environment, Green, Honesty, Marketing, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A False Choice Between Farms and Fish

Diverting precious water from California’s Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta is misguided — and the Senate must stop it from happening. Growing up on his family’s pear ranch in the rich delta headlands a two-hour drive east of San Francisco, Brett Baker spent … Continue reading

Posted in Air Quality, Carbon footprint, Clean Air, Clean Coal, Earth Day, Environment, Green, Honesty, Marketing, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment