Exporting Liquefied Natural Gas Is A Dreadful Idea For The Climate

http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2014/03/12/3384911/exporting-lng-climate/ The crisis in Ukraine has rekindled arguments that the U.S. should export shale gas, supposedly to diminish the threat posed by Russia’s “energy weapon.” Sadly, few seem to care about diminishing the threat posed by climate change, since it has become increasingly clear that LNG would make things worse.

Why fracking is not the way to go.

http://america.aljazeera.com/articles/2014/3/10/ohio-earthquakeslinkedtofracking.html Ohio earthquakes linked to fracking: This may mark the first time that an earthquake has been directly linked to fracking, activists say http://america.aljazeera.com/articles/2014/2/18/after-fracking-blastchevronofferspizza.html After fracking blast, Chevron offers pizza: The company’s offer of free pizza to residents near a fracking fire causes mixed reactions “A Chevron well in the preparation stages for hydraulic fracturing exploded last […]

Oil & Natural Gas

http://america.aljazeera.com/articles/2014/2/6/report-finds-frackingcouldexacerbatewatershortageinmuchofus.html Report finds fracking drains water from drought-stricken states http://cleantechnica.com/2014/02/06/oil-sands-responsible-much-higher-levels-emissions-previously-thought-report-finds/ Oil Sands Responsible For Much Higher Levels Of Emissions Than Previously Thought, Report Finds http://cleantechnica.com/2014/02/22/will-late-natural-gas-provides-net-climate-benefit/ It Will Be Too Late Before Natural Gas Provides A Net Climate Benefit