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The Radioactive Underbelly of the Oilfield
The oil and gas industry has been promising great jobs for years but oilfield workers are risking their health for those paychecks.
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Offshore wind farm, four large turbines in the ocean
More than a decade after the Deepwater Horizon disaster, Gulf Coast oil workers are transitioning into offshore wind.
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The Chemical Weapon Next Door
Modified hydrofluoric acid (MHF), used in oil refining, could turn into a flesh-eating vapor cloud if leaked. 400,000 refinery neighbors in LA are at risk.
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Frackalachia and the great fracking jobs myth

Frackalachia and the great fracking jobs myth

A new report reveals a surprising truth about the economic benefits of fracking: they've been minimal.
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Michigan Pipeline Fight Intensifies as Permit Deadline Nears

Michigan Pipeline Fight Intensifies as Permit Deadline Nears

Enbridge is defying Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's move to shut down the Line 5 underwater pipeline, which environmentalists and tribes fear could cause an environmental disaster.
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As Border Wall Advances Across Sacred Lands, Native Activists Meet It With Prayer and Protest

As Border Wall Advances Across Sacred Lands, Native Activists Meet It With Prayer and Protest

Citing their rights to religious freedom, Kumeyaay and Tohono O'odham activists are using ceremony to try and slow border wall construction on their historic lands.
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Ohio Passes Fossil Fuel-backed Anti-protest Legislation

Ohio Passes Fossil Fuel-backed Anti-protest Legislation

The bill would criminalize protests by groups and individuals at pipelines and other energy infrastructure.
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A Black 'Cancer Alley' Community Makes Gains Against Massive Plastics Plant

A Black ‘Cancer Alley’ Community Makes Gains Against Massive Plastics Plant

The Biden-Harris administration's first environmental racism challenge may be Formosa's $9.4 billion petrochemical 'ethane cracker' in St James Parish, Louisiana.
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The Radioactive Underbelly of the Oilfield

The Radioactive Underbelly of the Oilfield

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The oil and gas industry has been promising great jobs for years but oilfield workers are risking their health for those paychecks.
Offshore wind farm, four large turbines in the ocean

Gulf Coast Oil Workers Are Building America’s Offshore Wind Industry

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More than a decade after the Deepwater Horizon disaster, Gulf Coast oil workers are transitioning into offshore wind.
The Chemical Weapon Next Door

The Chemical Weapon Next Door

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Modified hydrofluoric acid (MHF), used in oil refining, could turn into a flesh-eating vapor cloud if leaked. 400,000 refinery neighbors in LA are at risk.
Frackalachia and the great fracking jobs myth

Frackalachia and the great fracking jobs myth

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A new report reveals a surprising truth about the economic benefits of fracking: they've been minimal.
Michigan Pipeline Fight Intensifies as Permit Deadline Nears

Michigan Pipeline Fight Intensifies as Permit Deadline Nears

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Enbridge is defying Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's move to shut down the Line 5 underwater pipeline, which environmentalists and tribes fear could cause an environmental disaster.
As Border Wall Advances Across Sacred Lands, Native Activists Meet It With Prayer and Protest

As Border Wall Advances Across Sacred Lands, Native Activists Meet It With Prayer and Protest

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Citing their rights to religious freedom, Kumeyaay and Tohono O'odham activists are using ceremony to try and slow border wall construction on their historic lands.