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Today, more than one million people live within five miles of the massive oil field and over 50,000 households and an elementary school are immediately adjacent to the oil field. 91 percent of the people who live within a quarter mile of an oil or gas well in Los Angeles are people of color. Californians who live close to these oil fields are exposed to toxic fumes like benzene, hydrogen sulfide, and a long list of other oil drilling chemicals that leak into the air. The pollution from this oil extraction causes nausea, nosebleeds, headaches, and high rates of asthma and other respiratory illness. Dozens of children who attend the elementary school nearby have to carry emergency inhalers for asthma. --------- ★ Join the political revolution at www.berniesanders.com ★ Connect with Berni...
At a community fair in North America's oldest Chinatown, PG&E today (Sept. 12) unveiled a new monthly energy statement for Chinese-speaking customers in their native language. The new statement, which officially debuted last week, also features a larger type size, at-a-glance billing numbers and new information that will help customers better understand and manage their energy usage. Energy statements also will be available in Spanish. Lucy Lee was one of the many seniors who attended the event and signed up to receive her energy bill in Chinese. She immigrated to the United States from Hong Kong in 1970. Her husband explained her bills to her and since he died her daughter has helped her. "Now I can read the bill for myself," said Lee, who spoke to Currents through an interpreter. "I c...
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Ernest Rubondo, Commissioner for Petroleum E&P Ministry of Energy and Minerals Development closes that 2014 Oil Conference under the theme “Resource Management: Making Oil Work for Africa”. The conference, taking the form of a series of concise and thought-provoking discussions related to the theme sought to facilitate a constructive dialogue on oil and gas in Africa, and to share experiences, intelligence, and knowledge on oil resource management from the different countries on the continent.
German utility E.on has revealed that it will increase energy prices for the average British household next year, only a day after UK Chancellor George Osborne said the coalition government is helping to slash gas and electricity bills.
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Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak gives a statement following the sixth round of the annual Russia-OPEC Energy Dialogue in Moscow on Wednesday, May 31. The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) meeting in the Russian capital is chaired by Novak and OPEC Secretary General Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo. On May 25th OPEC member states met with 11 non-OPEC member states in Vienna and negotiated a 9 month extension to oil output reductions. Video on Demand: http://www.ruptly.tv Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org Twitter: http://twitter.com/Ruptly Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/Ruptly