fuel

  1. bajisima

    DNC reverses ban on donations from the fossil fuel industry

    Just two months after the Democratic National Committee (DNC) was celebrated by environmentalists for banning donations from fossil fuel companies, it voted 30-2 on Friday to adopt a resolution from Chair Tom Perez that critics said effectively reverses the ban and represents "an absolute...
  2. bajisima

    Trump admin rolling back plans to raise fuel economy standards

    The Trump administration on Thursday revealed its long-anticipated plan to roll back Obama-era standards meant to cut planet-warming emissions from tailpipes and boost fuel efficiency in cars and trucks sold in the United States in the coming years. At the same time, the administration...
  3. DemoWhip

    Democratic gains in state legislatures fuel Republican 2018 anxieties

    Democratic gains in state legislatures fuel Republican 2018 anxieties - ABC News By John Verhovek ==================================================== While this is all good news for the Democrats I urge all Democrats to be ready for the 2018 elections and this time go out and vote...
  4. The Man

    Russia supplies fuel to NK

    Much more: Exclusive: Russian tankers fueled North Korea via transfers at sea - sources | Article [AMP] | Reuters Also: Russia 'has repeatedly supplied fuel to North Korea in violation of sanctions' No surprise there lol
  5. PACE

    Cruz wants to cap renewable fuel credits at 10 cents,,,

    https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-biofuels-rins-exclusive/exclusive-u-s-senator-cruz-wants-to-cap-renewable-fuel-credits-at-10-cents-document-idUSKBN1E9289 Now couple that with the fact that Mexico is no longer the number 1 corn buyer from the United States and negotiated contracts with...
  6. GoaTlOver

    FBI informant gathered years of evidence on Russian push for US nuclear fuel deals

    FBI informant gathered years of evidence on Russian push for US nuclear fuel deals, including Uranium One, memos show FBI informant gathered years of evidence on Russian push for US nuclear fuel deals, including Uranium One, memos show | TheHill Slowly unraveling. My only hope is that...
  7. excalibur

    Las Vegas shooter fired at Aviation Fuel Tanks

    https://www.reviewjournal.com/local/the-strip/las-vegas-strip-shooter-targeted-aviation-fuel-tanks-source-says/
  8. CEngelbrecht

    In Pakistan: Tanker flipped, spilled fuel, people gathered to hog fuel, smoking...

    (Warning, graphic pics in the article) People had rushed to scene of accident to collect fuel from overturned tanker. Couple of 'em were smoking while doing it. At least 153 burned to death. - - - This is not funny. Okay, it is. I'm sorry, but it really is. It's so tragic, it is frickin'...
  9. bajisima

    How corporate family leave policies fuel inequality

    Some major U.S. corporations recently made headlines by creating relatively generous paid parental leave policies—but a new report out Wednesday shows that most companies only offer paid leave to their corporate employees, and short-change low-wage, hourly workers who would benefit from such...
  10. M

    Fuel economy rollback

    The announcement could come as early as this week. Trump administration is moving to roll back federal fuel economy requirements. Current requirements are to require an average of 36 MPG for cars and light trucks by 2025. Pros and Cons: Would have combated global warming. Would have...
  11. C

    Adding fuel to the fire...

    So, a Cincinnati police officer posted this to his facebook, recently: It is currently being investigated, to determine if the post violated Cincinnati's [COLOR=#333333]"social media procedure and our rules and regulations." Cincinnati cop's alarming post on Facebook I'm sure there will be...
  12. Minotaur

    Clinton’s Fossil Fuel Money Revisited

    Not that this matters to anyone wanting to believe what they have been told but in the name of accuracy maybe we need to back away a bit and start looking at the fact that neither Democrat has the support of oil and gas industries and just be glad about that. This shows how minimum exposure can...
  13. B

    Fossil fuel industry has given 6 times more money to Clinton than Sanders...

    http://www.politifact.com/truth-o-meter/article/2016/apr/01/sorting-out-clintons-fossil-fuel-contributions/ Well, we know who's would be writing her energy policy if she gets into the WH.
  14. BoiseBo

    To the rabid anti-abortionists who fuel these clinic attacks

    I couldn't have said it better than Ms. Hogue ... An abortion rights leader is calling out anti-abortion activists who spread lies about -- or incite violence against -- abortion providers, then act appalled when violence actually transpires. Ilyse Hogue, president of advocacy group NARAL...
  15. Madeline

    Iran Plans To Sell Nuclear Fuel

    Iran planning to sell enriched uranium as reactor fuel: diplomats | i24news - See beyond Iran absolutely is intent on building a nuclear bomb. Anyone who believes otherwise is a damned fool. And now, apparently, the US is insisting they sell enriched uranium. Russia won't buy it -- why...
  16. Goofball

    Obama's Earth Day speech cost taxpayers $866,615 in jet fuel alone.

    Do as I say, not as I do. Taxpayers slapped with $866,615 jet fuel bill for Obama's Earth Day speech | WashingtonExaminer.com
  17. R

    CARB’s New Hidden Gas Tax Could Add Up to 76 Cents per Gallon to Fuel Costs

    could you afford this additional cost? could your business? can government? -------------- Cap and Trade for Fuels The cap-and-trade for fuels is a regulation already adopted by the California Air Resources Board that will increase the cost of gasoline and diesel fuels by up to 76 a cents...
  18. EnigmaO01

    NASA asks: Could 3-D-printed food fuel a mission to Mars?

    NASA can send robots to Mars, no problem. But if it’s ever going to put humans on the Red Planet, it has to figure out how to feed them over the course of a years-long mission. So the space agency has funded research for what could be the ultimate nerd solution: a 3-D...
  19. lka

    U.S jets drop four BOMBS on Great Barrier Reef after fuel emergency in training exerc

    Two Marine jets dropped four 500lb bombs on the Great Barrier Reef this week after a fuel emergency meant they could not land while carrying the weapons. The AV-8B Harriers, part of the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, had been taking part in a training exercise when the pilots realized they...
  20. J

    Time to end the terms "fossil" and "finite" when talking about fuel....

    The "green energy" swindlers would have you believe WE MUST CHANGE TO SOLAR AND WIND TO SAVE THE PLANET! I laugh when I hear that, thankful that algore and his "carbon credit" scam has closed up shop while he laughed his fat ass all the way to the billionaire bank. What's the truth? The truth...