Tag Archives: energy

A Study in Contrast

by matttbastard Yours: Ours: Um, wanna trade? You can keep Wolf. Recommend this post at Progressive Bloggers

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Half Full!

by matttbastard Now here is some Gaza blowback that one has to consider to be positive (that is, if one is an oil company executive or heavily invested in commodities). Recommend this post at Progressive Bloggers

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The Real News: Canadian elections and climate change

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McSame sez Drill, Drill, Drill!

by matttbastard They laugh alike, they walk alike, sometimes they even talk alike: MCCAIN PLAN: “There Are Areas Off Our Coasts That Should Be Open To Exploration And Exploitation.” During a media availability in Arlington, Virginia, John McCain said, “I … Continue reading

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Bob Watson on Reforming Agriculture

by matttbastard Related: International Assessment of Agricultural Science and Technology for Development (IAASTD) report calls for “world leaders to urgently reform farming rules to boost the state of global agriculture and prevent a food crisis that could threaten international security … Continue reading

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More Bali Bullsh!t

by matttbastard As if this should be even slightly surprising: After banishing environmentalists and opposition MPs from Canada’s delegation to the Bali climate conference, Ottawa has decided to allow an oil company and several business executives to join the official … Continue reading

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