Archive for October, 2008

Kill the Spill 1-Year Anniversary

October 30th, 2008

Photo: Marcus Sanders One Year After the Oil Spill: What Has Changed? Find out what’s being done to prevent another disaster from polluting the Bay Jared Huffman, California State Assembly, 6th DistrictSejal Choksi, Baykeeper and Program Director, San… more »

The Fuel Film

October 29th, 2008

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a dramatic collapse in oil prices

October 24th, 2008

Oil is down to $63 a barrel, the lowest since May 2007. Oil prices have been more than halved since peaking at $147 a barrel in July. Because the growth in global oil demand has slowed sharply in… more »

Dave Yapo comes to Surfrider to talk about Composting

October 22nd, 2008

STEP IT UP – Living GreenChange is new, challenging and tough to do when current habits are lifelong, comfortable and easy.What’s your deal!…Take it personal!Make permanent behavior change!~YAPOReconnect the Food Cycle by Food Recycling1. Put all food scraps… more »

Oil drilling could disrupt chemical weapons off NJ coast

October 20th, 2008

If New Jersey allows drilling for oil and natural gas off its coast, it may dredge up an ugly and dangerous past. Fortunately, New Jersey’s Governor Jon S. Corzine remains opposed to the idea of new offshore drilling…. more »

October 15th, 2008

From Department of Energy Opening the Outer Continential Shef (OCS) will have little consequence on our total domestic product. And remember that our total domestic production is very small compared to the world and our use. The United… more »

Break the Addiction

October 15th, 2008

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aquaNj9J0l0]Thanks to Greenpeace USA for this one more »

Price of Oil Plummets 40% in 3 Months

October 11th, 2008

Back in July, when oil was trading near $150 per barrel, President Bush used the opportunity to lift the Executive Ban on offshore drilling, commenting “To reduce pressure on prices…we need to increase the supply of oil, especially… more »

Spill Baby Spill

October 6th, 2008

We hear a lot about how “safe” offshore oil drilling is now. Well, Hurricane Ike recently did a lot to dis-prove that notion. Hurricane Ike’s winds and massive waves destroyed oil platforms, tossed storage tanks and punctured pipelines…. more »

oil drilling is NOT the answer

October 5th, 2008

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