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It's a Gas: Fracking and Tar Sands

June 2, 2012
In Deep with Angie Coiro
Hour 2

Robert JohnsonMason InmanRobert Rapier

In our Blogger Spotlight, Mike Henneberry Community Director for United Food and Commerical Workers Local 5 talks about winning the fight to keep Wal-Mart out of Hayward, CA. Robert Johnson Military & Defense Editor and writer for Business Insider and independent journalist Mason Inman join Angie to discuss fracking. Robert Rapier Chief Technology Officer and Executive Vice President at Merica International stops by to talk about renewable energy.

 

Links to Check Out:

Mike Henneberry
Safeway Worker Who Came to Pregnant Woman's Aid Reinstated
Petition to Defend Ryan Young

Robert Johnson
The Canadian Oil Sand Mines Refused Us Access, So We Rented This Plane To See What They Were Up To
Canadian Oil Sand Mine Photos

Mason Inman
ARTICLE: National Geographics Article: International Agency Calls for Action on Natural Gas Safety
ARTICLE: Air Pollution from Fracked Natural Gas Wells Will Be Regulated Under New U.S. Rules
ARTICLE: We Need to Imagine Life Without Oil, Says Legendary Ecologist Buzz Holling

Robert Rapier
Book, Power Plays: Energy Options in the Age of Peak Oil
GigaOM Article on Rapier (2009)

 

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