Nicaragua’s National Development Plan Aims To Be 94% Powered By Renewable Sources By 2017

The Central American country of Nicaragua has never been as fortunate as its neighbors when it comes to energy reserves. In fact, most commercial electricity is generated by imported petroleum while a small portion of domestic energy is generated through hydropower and geothermal power. However that’s set to change with the country’s National Development Plan, which calls for 94%…

Govt opens Maui’s dolphin area for oil drilling

The Government has opened up more than 3000 square kilometres of a marine mammal sanctuary for oil and gas drilling, home to the critically endangered Maui’s dolphin. It comes less than a week after the International Whaling Commission urged our Government to do more to save the species. Read more: http://www.3news.co.nz/Govt-opens-Mauis-dolphin-area-for-oil-drilling Frack, Drill, Mine, ……