Unconventional gas reserves in Germany amount to trillions of cubic metres (cbm) and can be safely exploited if the right rules are in place, federal authorities said on Monday with the release of the first findings of an ongoing long-term study. Continue reading
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The Globalists are at work again…
The EU should “do its best to undermine” the “homogeneity” of its member states, the UN’s special representative for migration has said.
Peter Sutherland told peers the future prosperity of many EU states depended on them becoming multicultural.
Mr Sutherland, who is non-executive chairman of Goldman Sachs International and a former chairman of oil giant BP, heads the Global Forum on Migration and Development, which brings together representatives of 160 nations to share policy ideas.
While the United Nations packs some highly questionable notions into its Rio+20 “The Future We Want”, it might be helpful to note the suggested changes that weren’t incorporated into it.
Russian President Vladimir Putin is counting on Exxon Mobil Corp. (XOM) to help drill oil fields in Siberia that may hold almost half the proved reserves of the U.S., extending the petroleum boom that underpins his power. Continue reading
SOME locals in the port town of Gladstone recall swimming and catching mud crabs off Curtis Island in the city’s harbour. The harbour is now undergoing the biggest dredging operation ever approved in Australia. Continue reading
Poland may be sitting on a vast natural resource that could make it energy independent. Continue reading
US oil giant ExxonMobil joined the call for more certainty in the Australian business environment, warning that current government policies risked harming the nation’s growth potential. Continue reading
AS MUCH food is wasted in developed countries as is produced in sub-Saharan Africa. Continue reading
Investing in a capitalist enterprise is one thing, investing in a state-nationalized enterprise is quite another – as Argentina’s increasingly Chavez-esque President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner is about to find out. Continue reading
A CANADIAN water resource engineer says that hydraulic fracturing – fracking – for gas should pose minimal risks if there is adequate regulatory control, political leadership and “straight talking” with communities. Continue reading
EAST TIMOR could be slugged for millions of dollars a year under the carbon tax, which is set to take a bite out of revenues from offshore natural gas fields that Australia shares with the impoverished nation. Continue reading
The president takes it as a given that Chinese infrastructure is better than America’s; the reality is otherwise. Continue reading
Ex-chief medical officer blames higher 2010 death toll on dropping of publicity campaign and less use of antivirals Continue reading
An executive says oil companies lack necessary data to successfully drill for shale gas outside the US. Continue reading
Think also before you accept the other ag-supporting boondoggles that increase food prices – the poor can’t pay Continue reading