Taggato: gas

Luce e gas, come risparmiare grazie alle “tariffe web”

ROMA – I rincari sui costi delle bollette di luce e gas sono all’ordine del giorno. Per chi vuole risparmiare però una soluzione c’è: si tratta delle tariffe web, messe a punto da molte...

Maltempo, Comitato gas: "Resta l'emergenza, ma la situazione migliora"

Maltempo, Comitato gas: "Resta l'emergenza, ma la situazione migliora"

Roma – Il comitato per il monitoraggio e l'emergenza gas nella riunione di ieri ha valutato lo stato complessivo del sistema nazionale del gas, anche alla luce delle misure assunte, e ha effettuato una...

Torino, tenta suicidio con gas in auto, salvato da poliziotti

Torino, tenta suicidio con gas in auto, salvato da poliziotti

Torino – Si è rinchiuso nella propria auto, dopo averla parcheggiata al parco del Valentino, ha ingerito birra e psicofarmaci e si è lasciato svenire aprendo una bombola di gas, che aveva saturato completamente...

Pennsylvania Official: End Nears For Fracking Wastewater Releases

Pennsylvania Official: End Nears For Fracking Wastewater Releases

— Pennsylvania’s top environmental regulator says he is confident that the natural gas industry is just weeks away from ending one of its more troubling environmental practices: the discharge of vast amounts of polluted brine into rivers u…

Harvey Updyke, Auburn Tree Poisoning Suspect, Says He Was Attacked

Harvey Updyke, Auburn Tree Poisoning Suspect, Says He Was Attacked

OPELIKA, Ala. — The Alabama fan accused of poisoning landmark trees at Auburn’s Toomer’s Corner told police he was assaulted at a gas station Wednesday shortly after leaving the courthouse.Harvey Updyke Jr., 62, told an officer he was attac…

Fracking Well Shutdown Extended As Researchers Study Link To Earthquakes In Arkansas

Fracking Well Shutdown Extended As Researchers Study Link To Earthquakes In Arkansas

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Two natural gas exploration companies have agreed to extend the shutdowns of two injection wells in Arkansas as researchers study whether the operations are linked to more than 1,000 unexplained earthquakes in the region…

Abandoned Oil And Gas Wells Threaten Drinking Water, Homes Across U.S.

Abandoned Oil And Gas Wells Threaten Drinking Water, Homes Across U.S.

From ProPublica’s Nicholas Kusnetz:A version of this story was co-published [1] with the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.In the last 150 years, prospectors and energy companies have drilled as many as 12 million holes across the United States in sea…

Mark Ruffalo’s Crusade Against Fracking: ‘The World Is Leaving Us Behind’

Mark Ruffalo’s Crusade Against Fracking: ‘The World Is Leaving Us Behind’

On what many New Yorkers deemed a snow day, one overflowing gallery in the city was filled with artists and activists who decided to leave their warm apartments and hot chocolates behind in support of a cause worthy of traipsing through the …

Ken Salazar Says He’ll ‘Fully Consider’ Congressional Input On Fracking Regulations

Ken Salazar Says He’ll ‘Fully Consider’ Congressional Input On Fracking Regulations

Interior Secretary and former Colorado Senator Ken Salazar this week vowed to ‘fully consider’ congressional input as his department decides whether to toughen oversight over the controversial natural gas extraction method known as hydrauli…

WikiLeaks: BP Azerbaijan Blowout Similar To Deepwater Horizon 18 Months Later

WikiLeaks: BP Azerbaijan Blowout Similar To Deepwater Horizon 18 Months Later

Striking resemblances between BP’s Gulf of Mexico disaster and a little-reported giant gas leak in Azerbaijan experienced by the UK firm 18 months beforehand have emerged from leaked US embassy cables.The cables reveal that some of BP’s part…

Siberia’s Climate Time Bomb: Thawing Permafrost Could Spell Disaster

Siberia’s Climate Time Bomb: Thawing Permafrost Could Spell Disaster

CHERSKY, Russia — The Russian scientist shuffles across the frozen lake, scuffing aside ankle-deep snow until he finds a cluster of bubbles trapped under the ice. With a cigarette lighter in one hand and a knife in the other, he lances…

Travel in Pregnancy

Travel in Pregnancy

If you are considering a travel plan for the upcoming holidays, you might be worried about long lines at the airport or even high gas prices, but I urge you to take a minute to worry about your precious cargo – you and your baby. I can remember flying …

Gas somministrato ad un neonato al posto dell’ossigeno: si indaga

Gas somministrato ad un neonato al posto dell’ossigeno: si indaga

Acquisire la documentazione di quanto accaduto al Policlinico di Palermo, dove ad un neonato e’ stato scambiato l’ossigeno con un gas anestetizzante. E’ quanto chiede il Presidente della Commissione parlamentare d’inchiesta sugli errori sanitari...

Matematica: dopo un secolo e mezzo di tentativi risolta l'equazione di Boltzmann

Matematica: dopo un secolo e mezzo di tentativi risolta l'equazione di Boltzmann

È stata risolta l’equazione di Boltzmann, che era senza soluzione da 140 anni, nonostante il suo largo uso nello studio del comportamento dei gas. Ci sono riusciti due matematici americani dell’università della Pennsylvania, che...

Afghanistan, 50 bambine intossicate da gas talebano

Afghanistan, 50 bambine intossicate da gas talebano

Una cinquantina di bambine sono rimaste intossicate da un gas sprigionato nella loro scuola di Kunduz, nel nord dell’Afghanistan. Lo ha riferito un capo di polizia provinciale indicando come responsabili dell’attentato i Talebani, gli...