What is justice in the corporate world? Unlike nation states and their citizens, too often, international corporations don’t seem to be confined to the same universal human rights laws set forth by the United Nations and the world community at-large.
US offshore deepwater oil exploration and drilling in the Gulf of Mexico has been under moratorium since BP’s Deepwater Horizon explosion and subsequent oil spill.
Spike TV will air its newest reality television show on March 30, delving into the dirty and dangerous world of coal mining. The show is based on the real life mining operations taking place at Cobalt Coal’s Westchester Mine in McDowell County, West Virginia (USA).
The Virginia Department of Transportation (USA) is redeveloping an entire stretch of highway using recycling techniques. Interstate 81 in Augusta County, Virginia will use three different road recycling procedures in combination to upgrade the road.
As the western ally countries of the United States, Great Brittan and France continue with air strike operations to enforce a no-fly zone over Libya, concerns over oil are still looming.
An explosion on Sunday trapped more than 50 workers in a coal mine in the Sorange district of Pakistan. The mine was noted as being poorly ventilated allowing methane gas to build up to dangerous levels underground. Three explosions ignited, trapping the workers at approximately 1,200 meters below the surface.
In order for an oil pipeline in a cold environment like Alaska to maintain proper functionality it must maintain a steady flow of oil to avoid internal ice formation, water and wax deposit buildup and buckling. The trans-Alaska pipeline, hailed as the main economic artery of the U.S.
According to U.S. Senators Charles Schumer, Debbie Stabenow, Robert Casey and Sheldon Whitehouse, China has been hoarding rare earth elements extracted both domestically and abroad, thus sending international costs of such elements through the roof.
On February 5, amidst the raging protests that swept across Egypt and ultimately ousted President Mubarak, the main natural gas pipeline delivering gas supplies to Israel was sabotaged.
Oil prices are hovering around four dollars a gallon in the U.S., and considering the state of the world—Middle East turmoil, giant earthquake in