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2013-05-09 23:47:26

Canada´s Minister of Natural Resources Joe Oliver is in Europe to argue that the European Union´s Fuel Quality Directive unfairly stigmatizes Alberta Oil Sands products. Friends of Science point to the climate change hypocrisy in the EU when one compares their terms for ℠carbon neutral´ wood pellets shipped from Canada or the carbon footprint of EU beer consumption vis a vis oil sands´ emissions. Calgary, Alberta, Canada (PRWEB) May 08, 2013 “Despite a...

2013-04-26 23:03:34

During the Earth Day town hall meeting in Conway, AR, at the Faulkner County Natural Resources Center, Founder and CEO, Scott C. Smith, gave a keynote address revealing preliminary results that the water column testing throughout Lake Conway showed positive readings for spilled Canadian tar sands oil and related solvents. Mayflower, AR (PRWEB) April 26, 2013 The presence of spilled Canadian tar sands oil or bitumen in Lake Conway appears to be from the March 29, 2013 ExxonMobil Pegasus...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.