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DEBUNKED: THE G20 CLEAN GAS MYTH

The report was researched and written by Oil Change International, and can be found at http://priceofoil.org/debunked-g20-clean-gas-myth   BARILOCHE, ARGENTINA — As G20 energy ministers gather in Argentina, a new report out today entitled ‘Debunked: The G20 Clean Gas Myth’ finds that G20 countries, in the absence of...

HEALTH, CLIMATE & FRACKING: MORE GRIM READING FOR THE INDUSTRY

A medical editorial published this month (June 2018) in the British Medical Journal is another rankle for the deficient fracking industry and steamroller-happy UK government who are in perpetual denial of fracking and its health-related impacts. Written by reputed professors, David McCoy, professor of global public...

WORLD OCEANS DAY 2018: INEOS’S LATEST GREENWASHING ATTEMPT

On World Oceans Day 2018, we couldn’t let it pass without highlighting one of the biggest greenwashing attempts of this year: Britain’s richest man, Jim Ratcliffe, and his plastic-not-fantastic chemical company INEOS, is now sponsoring the formerly eco-conscious and most successful Olympic sailor in British history, Sir...

OUR GREEN AND PLEASANT GASFIELD?

Article taken from Friends of the Earth's summary of the 2018 research report by Professor Calvin Jones from Cardiff University's Business School on the implications of fracking in the UK as a gas import substitution. Despite big claims in recent years, the UK fracking industry is...

A QUICK RECAP OF HOW INEOS ARE GAMING THE LEGAL SYSTEM

Here's a quick recap of the INEOS injunction case that Joe Corré and campaigner, Joe Boyd, are currently fighting: 1. The case was brought to the Chancery Division of the High Court which deals with business disputes and the court is not accustomed to and doesn’t...

INEOS DEMOLISH LOCAL DEMOCRACY

In a staggering display of arrogance, INEOS have bypassed local councils in Derbyshire and South Yorkshire, heading straight to their pro-fracking government pals in order to gain permission to frack at two sites. INEOS has lodged an appeal for a public inquiry to take place, with...