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Fossil Fuel Divestment by Elliot Morgan

Fossil Fuel Divestment and the #FossilFree divestment movement is growing in size, stature, and importance. The impact of climate change is one of the biggest challenges to our and future generations wellbeing. There is also a growing pressure on universities often the source of climate science data to stop fuelling the problem and move towards the future. This comes with the great news that St. Andrews university in Scotland has announced that it is divesting from Fossil Fuels. Climate change is one of the biggest challenges to our – and…

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Weekly Digest: Bitesize News February 15th, 2015

“Germany moves to legalise fracking”   A new law creates the opportunity for fracking in Germany at depths of over 3,000 meters. There is also potential for shallower fracks to be allowed in the future. The method has been illegal since the beginning of the decade. Before that, tight gas industry was responsible for 3% of gas production. Some are advocating for fracking as a way to ensure German energy security in the future. The president of Germany’s federal environment agency claims that it is unlikely that fracking will become…

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