Exxon to Congress: Lift Cyprus Arms Embargo, There’s Gas Nearby

TRNN’s Steve Horn and The Intercept’s Lee Fang say a bill to lift the arms embargo on Cyprus and promote offshore gas in the region received lobbying support from ExxonMobil, and the pro-Israel and pro-Greece lobbies. The post Exxon to Congress: Lift Cyprus Arms Embargo, There’s Gas Nearby appeared first on The Real News Network. […]

Brexit Won’t Deliver What Conservatives Promised

The Johnson government said leaving the EU would allow the UK to regain its sovereignty so it can apply higher labor and environmental standards, but that was an empty promise, says University of London economist John Weeks. The post Brexit Won’t Deliver What Conservatives Promised appeared first on The Real News Network. Source: https://therealnews.com/stories/brexit-wont-deliver-conservatives-promise Droolin’ […]

Climate Activists Sound Alarm on Mediterranean Natural Gas Pipelines

Activists say the environmental risks of natural gas drilling are being ignored in the rush to challenge Russia’s control of the European energy market. The post Climate Activists Sound Alarm on Mediterranean Natural Gas Pipelines appeared first on The Real News Network. Source: https://therealnews.com/stories/climate-environment-mediterranean-natural-gas-pipelines Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. […]

After Democrats Push Bill to Send Fracked Gas to EU, Trump Includes in Budget

The European Energy Security and Diversification Act, legislation offering $1B to promote sending U.S. fracked gas to EU countries, was inserted into the federal budget bill signed into law by President Donald Trump. Democrats invoked “Russiagate” in their PR push for the bill. The post After Democrats Push Bill to Send Fracked Gas to EU, […]