Author Archives: Pollution Group

Fracking: The Good, the Bad, and the Regulations

What is Fracking? Fracking is the common use term for “Hydraulic Fracturing”, the process by which a rock is fractured using a highly pressurized liquid in order to open it up and extract oil or gas. Usually, water is the … Continue reading

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Great Lakes Dying?

The Great Lakes have suffered from major pollution  problems for many years as once thought water could dissolve anything put into. Obsessively that was proven pretty wrong. As we had river catch on fire from being so polluted. Why is … Continue reading

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24,000 Years of Waste

For decades, U.S. development of nuclear power has stagnated, due largely in part to efforts from the environmental movement. Now, among increased concerns regarding climate change and national energy security, right and left might find some common ground in nuclear. … Continue reading

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UN will force shipping to clean up its act

The UN’s International Maritime Organisation (IMO) is pondering measures to cut shipping pollution and bring emissions into line with the Paris Agreement. EurActiv’s partner Journal de l’Environnement reports. Measuring and publish performance Like commercial aviation, marine transport slipped through the … Continue reading

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The Modern Chicken Little

Light pollution is something that effects 80% of the population globally according to the BBC. Large residential and industrialized areas in the world are a major cause of this form of pollution which removes the view of the universe that … Continue reading

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The High Cost of Cheap Solar

The price of solar energy per watt has fallen precipitously over the past 40 years. Unfortunately, this success also comes with its own set of negatives. Solar may be a “greener” alternative to traditional fossil fuels when viewed alone; however, … Continue reading

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Dumping in Our Oceans

  Are ocean have become are huge waste basket from plastics to sewage. Humans have been dumping into are oceans all the time and it has huge negative effects. This not just on animals living in the ocean, which is … Continue reading

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