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Category Archives: Oil
… On the Handles of Gas Pumps! The San Francisco Bay Area city of Berkeley is moving forward with plans to put climate-change warning labels on gas pumps in what could be the first such requirement of its kind in the nation. Scientists know that CO2 emissions contribute to climate change, just as they know […]
An Evening of Stories from the Frontlines in the Battle against Big Oil with Dr. Riki Ott Paul Henry’s Art Gallery is pleased to have the opportunity to host Dr. Riki Ott who will speak for three hours here on Friday, June 20th, 6:30PM until 9:30PM. Dr. Ott witnessed first-hand the ecological destruction and social […]
Click to watch video by Sustainable Guidance Canada Now Largest Supplier of Oil to US Most of us don’t know that for the last 7 years, Canada has been the largest supplier of oil to the U.S. But obtaining oil from Canada’s tar sands comes at a high price. Making liquid fuels from oil sands requires energy for steam […]
Part II: From the Holler to the Hood – Stories of Oppression Larry Gibson, Keeper of the Mountains, is coming to Chicago! January 24, 2011 Loyola University, Lakeshore Campus 6525 North Sheridan Road, Chicago Crown Center Auditorium 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM Click here for a flier Join Eco-Justice Collaborative at Loyola to welcome Larry […]
Noted Energy Consultant and Financial Analyst Nicole Foss to Speak in Rogers Park January 19, 2011 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM United Church of Rogers Park 1545 W. Morse Ave., Chicago Free Parking in lot at Ashland and Morse Suggested donation: $20 to defray costs (no one will be turned away) Click here for a […]
What Oil-Dependent Economies Bring … In the Gulf of Mexico, the black tide from the Deepwater Horizon accident continues to grow, as do concerns for marine life and gulf coast residents and their livelihood. The cost, liability and environmental hazards associated with oil extraction in our oceans ought to be enough to say STOP!! While […]