As the third anniversary of the Fukushima disaster nears, tens of thousands rallied in the country’s capital Sunday to protest against the nuclear industry and speak out against the government’s plans to resume nuke energy production to power the economy.
The chief executive of Shell oil company has admitted that he would rather Scotland not gain independence from the United Kingdom because of the risk and uncertainty it would present to the energy industry.
Starting April 1, Gazprom will no longer offer Ukraine discounted gas prices because it is more than a year and $1.5 billion late on their debt payments to Russia’s largest gas producer for deliveries, Russian President Vladimir Putin said Tuesday.
Our 'civilization' faces an Energy Crisis of megawatt proportions, which threatens to bring an end to our brief joyride. The dependence on fossil fuels has put the world on a one-way track to collapse.
The tiny German village of Atterwasch (population: 241) near Poland may soon disappear from the map once and for all. Swedish energy giant Vattenfall is looking to relocate the villagers to strip-mine the ground underneath for brown coal.
In its first draft energy policy since 2011, Japan says nuclear energy is still among its vital sources of electricity. This comes after three years of nationwide calls to shut down nuclear plants – and pledges to reduce dependency on nuclear.
The CEO of ExxonMobil – the top producer of natural gas in the US – has joined a lawsuit that challenges the construction of a water tower connected to hydraulic fracturing operations near his Texas home, given that it may reduce the property value.