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The Algarve’s leading anti-oil and gas campaigning organisation, ASMAA, this morning presented a detailed legal action at the Attorney General's Office requesting an immediate halt to offshore oil and gas drilling in the Alentejo basin and for the immediate cancellation of the Galp-ENI licence for the Santola exploration block off…
A confused Government said today that it may rescind the oil prospecting contract on the Algarve’s land, awarded to Sousa Cintra’s Portfuel company, but has missed the deadline within which to act.
With three busloads of Algarvians on their way today to accompany parliamentary debates that will define their future, yesterday saw activists from all over Portugal - and many from the Algarve - shocked and dismayed by their experience of Portugal’s “Assembleia da República” - the so-called house of national democracy.
In a major advancement for anti-oil and gas drilling protestors, the Executive Presidente of Galp Energia announced on Friday July 29th that the company has suspended its plans to drill for oil and gas in the Alentejo basin "without a recommencement date."
Algarve Resident, 27-Sep-2013 A petition to prevent fuel companies Repsol and Partex from starting deep-sea oil and gas drilling in the Algarve in early 2014 has been launched by Algarve Surf and Marine Activities Association. The association claims that the first exploration will take place at only eight kilometres from…
Natasha Donn, 29 Nov 2012, Algarve 123 Have you ever stopped to wonder where the “harmful toxins” that affected bivalves in Ria Formosa over the summer may have come from? “The presence of toxins” led to a ban on shellfishing in the area for weeks. Scores of fishermen and their…
By Brendan de Beer, Portugal News · 22-10-2011 The cash-strapped government is expected to have completed the signing of a contract with two major international energy companies before the weekend is over allowing them to search for oil and gas reserves off the Algarve coast. Those in favour of the…
Investors being persuaded to take their money out of fossil fuel sector, according to University of Oxford study By: Damian Carrington, The Guardian, Tuesday 8 October 2013 A campaign to persuade investors to take their money out of the fossil fuel sector is growing faster than any previous divestment campaign…
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