In this explosive follow-up to his Oscar®-nominated film GASLAND, filmmaker Josh Fox uses his trademark dark humor to take a deeper, broader look at the dangers of hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, the controversial method of extracting natural gas and oil, now occurring on a global level (in 32 countries worldwide).
In Portugal with its history of poor regulation and a heavily irresponsible government with massive allegations of corruption across the entire spectrum ... its a worrying matter. So stand-up and get your voice heard.
Caught between the promise of prosperity that natural gas extraction in the Karoo Basin might bring and concerns about environmental and health impacts, citizen resistance to fracking is growing in the Republic of South Africa. Earth Focus correspondent Jeff Barbee reports.
Uploaded on 11 Jan 2011. An original investigative report by Earth Focus and UK's Ecologist Film Unit looks at the risks of natural gas development in the Marcellus Shale.
Fractured Earth: The Pennsylvania towns polluted and poisoned by Shale Gas extraction. Published on 26 May 2015.
After ASMAA was invited to attend a public debate and open discussion in Sagres that was open to questions from the public, the Portuguese secretary of state for tourism and other dignatories from government decided to leave before questions from the public could be posed. We at ASMAA intervened ... here's the record of what happened on 17 April 2014.
In this video Laurinda Seabra da ASMAA speaks about oil and gas contracts in general terms. You can also download the presentation from Slideshare that goes with this video.
The Deepwater Horizon oil spill shone a light on the far reaching consequences that our addiction to oil is having on the natural world and on the climate. Instead of chasing the last drops of dirty oil, we need to kick-start the clean energy age.