Oil

9.16.19

Trump Is Convinced Iran Was Behind the Massive Attack on Saudi Oil Facilities

And now Iran is warning it's ready for a "full-fledged" war.

9.6.19

Joe Biden Got Grilled About a Fundraiser Hosted by a Co-Founder of a Fossil Fuel Company. He Still Went to It.

Andrew Goldman helped to create Western LNG, which stands for "Liquified Natural Gas."

8.14.19

Scientists Found a Hidden 'Jurassic World' Buried Underneath Australia

The subterranean remains of 100 volcanoes formed some 180 million years ago were detected under a major petroleum hotspot.

6.21.19

Philadelphia's Oil Refinery Explosion Is America’s Third Major Dirty Fuel Facility Fire in 6 Months

The “largest refining complex on the Eastern seaboard” exploded this morning at 4 a.m. A New York Con Ed facility and a Texas petrochemical facility have also experienced major fires in the past six months.

1.9.19

A Strong US Economy Doesn’t Have to Mean a Worse Climate

A new report estimating the carbon emissions for 2018 shows they have risen for the first time in four years, in part due to the growing economy.

11.29.18

8,000 Barrels of Oil Spill Into the Amazon After Locals Attack Pipeline

There have been 15 attacks on the major Peruvian pipeline in the last two years as indigenous communities faceoff against oil companies.

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11.12.18

The Oil Industry Spent Millions to Kill an Anti-Pollution Measure

BP America, Chevron USA, and the Koch brothers were among those who spent $31 million to defeat the ballot initiative.

11.9.18

Judge halts construction of Keystone XL pipeline

A Montana judge blocked Trump's presidential permit, saying the environmental analysis fell short of a ‘hard look.’

11.8.18

Big Oil Defeats a Carbon Fee By Arguing It Doesn't Go Far Enough

It would have been the first carbon fee enacted in the US. Oil lobbyists fought it by making a novel, hypocritical argument, and it worked.

7.13.18

This Is Why Popping Your Pimples Feels So Satisfying

You know you’re not supposed to pick at acne but honestly, it's just so soothing—until you look in the mirror and see the same zit back with a vengeance next morning.

4.16.18

21 Weed Edible Recipes that Are Way Better Than 'Special Brownies'

You deserve better than a limp joint and leftover pad Thai eaten by the light of the fridge.

4.10.18

The Keystone Pipeline oil spill was nearly twice as big as TransCanada said

Over 400,000 gallons according to a federal investigation of the spill in South Dakota farmland.

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