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Cameron Says UK Fracking Must Be Embraced

August 12, 2013
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UK Prime Minister David Cameron has given his unequivocal backing to the divisive "fracking" process used to extract shale gas from rocks, risking angering his party's supporters from more rural areas.

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War-Torn Mogadishu Goes Green With Solar Power

War-Torn Mogadishu Goes Green With Solar Power

AFP (June 15, 2012) — With global warming at the top of the agenda at next week's sustainable energy summit in Rio, even war-torn Somalia has embraced renewable energy. Funded by Norway, a project is underway to provide solar power to the capital Mogadishu.
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Motherboard: The Thorium Dream

Motherboard: The Thorium Dream

Popular Science (June 20, 2012) — Some scientists think we could have achieved energy independence and improved the state of the environment decades ago had we embraced thorium as a form of clean energy.
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Meet "The Frackers"

Meet "The Frackers"

TheStreet (Nov. 9, 2013) — Most people know the debate over fracking, but not the men who started it, says Gregory Zuckerman author of 'The Frackers.'
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