The cruise industry screws up and we pay the price

The Carnival Triumph’s “cruise from hell”…the tragic capsizing of the Costa Concordia in Italian waters…the Shell oil rig that ran aground on a small island south of Kodiak, Alaska… …there hasn’t been […]

Windsor gas well capped after spewing fracking fluid

A damaged natural gas and oil well north of Windsor that spewed greenish-brown “flow-back fluid” and steam for upward of 30 hours was capped Tuesday afternoon […]

Why New Yorkers Don’t Trust Governor Cuomo on Fracking

Paul Gallay In October 2011 Governor Andrew M. Cuomo frankly admitted that he had yet to earn his constituents’ trust on fracking. Why is there still no […]

How Fracking Impacts Local Food

By Mark Izeman By now the horrific stories of cows mysteriously losing tails, birthing stillborn calves and even dropping dead have made their rounds. I’ve blogged about the dangers […]

Watershed Dutch court ruling against Shell

Brussels/The Hague, January 30, 2013 – A Dutch court has ruled today that Shell is responsible for not preventing the pollution of farmlands at Ikot Ada […]