Local impacts from fracking the Eagle Ford

ScienceDaily | May 4, 2021 at 4:02 AM

Stanford University geophysicists have simulated and mapped the risk of noticeable shaking and possible building damage from earthquakes caused by hydraulic fracturing at all potential fracking sites across the Eagle Ford shale formation in Texas.

G-7 Foreign Ministers Discussing China, Russia, Myanmar and Syria

VOA News | May 4, 2021 at 2:33 AM

Blinken’s remarks followed his separate meetings with Japanese Foreign Minister Motegi Toshimitsu and South Korean Foreign Minister Chung Eui-yong, where the foreign ministers pledged U.S.-Japan-ROK trilateral cooperation toward the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula.

Dirty energy projects will not develop Africa, activists tell govts

The Guardian Nigeria | May 4, 2021 at 2:00 AM

Director, Health of Mother Earth Foundation (HOMEF), Nnimmo Bassey, has cautioned African governments anticipating that Africa will develop through crude oil exploration and investments in dirty energy to brace up to the fact that the continent will soon become a dumping ground for obsolete technology, as the world moves away from fossil fuels.