Complain about your gas or electricity bill or supplier | Ofgem-and a list of other British gas complaints links
How to complain to your gas or electricity supplier or energy distribution network operator if you want to dispute a bill or if you’re not happy with their service.  Energy complaints procedure: A video guide...------------------------------------------------------------------Here is list of web links to other customer camplaintsQuestions of Cash: The house was empty - but British Gas decided... [Read More]
Image of 16 Reasons People Are Leaving California By the Millions — Charisma News
16 Reasons People Are Leaving California By the Millions — Charisma News
It has been said that "as California goes, so goes the nation." That is why it is such a shame what is happening to that once great state. At one time, California seemed to be the epicenter of the American Dream. Featuring some of the most beautiful natural landscapes in the entire world, the gorgeous weather and booming economy of the state inspired people from all over the world to move to the s... [Read More]
Image of 3 million people in US at risk of man-made earthquakes this year
3 million people in US at risk of man-made earthquakes this year
Three million Americans, primarily in the Midwestern states of Kansas and Oklahoma, are at risk from human-induced earthquakes this year, according to a new report by the US Geological Survey.The report, published on Wednesday, cites wastewater disposal from hydraulic fracturing or fracking as triggering the quakes.The number of Americans affected this year by earthquakes is less than last year, w... [Read More]
Image of France bans the use of plastic crockery and cutlery to aid battle against climate change
France bans the use of plastic crockery and cutlery to aid battle against climate change
David Millward 18 September 2016 • 12:22amPlastic crockery and cutlery is to be banned in France unless it is made from biologically sourced materials.The law comes into force in 2020. It is part of a French environmental initiative called the Energy Transition for Green Growth, part of a package aimed at tackling climate change.But, the Independent reported, the move faces a challenge from Pack2G... [Read More]
Image of The oceans now contain 5 trillion pieces of floating plastic
The oceans now contain 5 trillion pieces of floating plastic
A major new study of the world’s oceans has reached a shocking conclusion: Thanks to humans, there are now over 5 trillion pieces of plastic, weighing more than 250,000 tons, floating in water around the world. With a global population of about 7.2 billion, that’s nearly 700 pieces per person. [Read More]
Image of PressTV - ‘Air pollution kills more than tobacco in UK’
PressTV - ‘Air pollution kills more than tobacco in UK’
British scientists are to warn the government that air pollution kills as many as 60,000 people in the country each year. According to a report by the Sunday Times, scientists believe air pollution from “dirty diesel” may be to blame for about a tenth of Britain’s total annual toll. Scientists are to present their critical report to the government in 2015. [Read More]
Image of 'Unprecedented Mobilization': Hundred Thousand Rise Against Irish Water Tax
'Unprecedented Mobilization': Hundred Thousand Rise Against Irish Water Tax
Protest organizers Right 2 Water estimate that over 150,000 people came out to protest the water charge scheme. In a statement released Saturday afternoon, they wrote: "Despite torrential rain, our expectations have been massively exceeded, with well over 150,000 people coming out in every neighbourhood, town and village to send a clear message to the Government: water is a human right, and we dem... [Read More]
Image of Gov't Takes More Control Of Your Life To "Save" Environment - YouTube
Gov't Takes More Control Of Your Life To "Save" Environment - YouTube
Alex Jones plays a report by Infowars reporter Paul Joseph Watson on the EU banning certain vacuums and hair dryers. http://www.infowars.com/flashback-cia-ad... [Read More]
The Land of Fires - Documentary
This horrific descent to hell has happened because for decades, parts of Campania have been used for illegal dumping, burning and disposal of toxic waste under the management of the local mafia, the Camorra. [Read More]
Image of The Great Pacific Garbage Patch: We Are Literally Filling Up The Pacific Ocean With Plastic
The Great Pacific Garbage Patch: We Are Literally Filling Up The Pacific Ocean With Plastic
We are starting to see that there are very serious consequences for filling up our oceans with massive amounts of plastic that never biodegrades. In fact, this is one of the greatest environmental disasters of all time and yet you rarely hear it talked about. Virtually every molecule of plastic ever created still exists somewhere, and we all use things made out of plastic every single day. [Read More]
Image of The New “Water Barons”: Wall Street Mega-Banks are Buying up the World’s Water
The New “Water Barons”: Wall Street Mega-Banks are Buying up the World’s Water
A disturbing trend in the water sector is accelerating worldwide. The new “water barons” — the Wall Street banks and elitist multibillionaires — are buying up water all over the world at unprecedented pace. Familiar mega-banks and investing powerhouses such as Goldman Sachs, JP Morgan Chase, Citigroup, UBS, Deutsche Bank, Credit Suisse, Macquarie Bank, Barclays Bank, the Blackstone Group, Allia... [Read More]
Image of Humans Litter Found In Deepest Ocean, Marine Trash Is Everywhere
Humans Litter Found In Deepest Ocean, Marine Trash Is Everywhere
A new paper published on the journal PLOS ONE alerts that even in the deepest ocean depths you can find bottles, plastic bags, fishing nets and other types of human litter. Experts from the Consolidated Research Group on Marine Geosciences of the University of Barcelona (UB), led by Professor Miquel Canals, participated in the seafloor survey. [Read More]
Venezuela to crush cars, bikes to build houses| Reuters
(Reuters) - Venezuela said on Tuesday it would start crushing abandoned cars and bicycles to provide raw materials for housing construction and supplement drastically reduced amounts of local steel. "We have sent 10,485 automobiles, 9,651 motorbikes and 539 bicycles to the national steel industry," Maria Martinez, a deputy justice minister, said during a visit to an abandoned car deposit outsid... [Read More]
Image of A few California cities start water-waste patrols
A few California cities start water-waste patrols
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- Steve Upton thinks of himself more as an "Officer Friendly" than a water cop. On a recent sunny day, the water waste inspector rolled through a quiet Sacramento neighborhood in his white pickup truck after a tipster tattled on people watering their lawns on prohibited days. He approached two culprits. Rather than slapping them with fines, Upton offered to change th... [Read More]
Image of 7 Things You Had No Idea the World Is Running Out Of - Nov 2013
7 Things You Had No Idea the World Is Running Out Of - Nov 2013
Hardly a day goes by that we're not told about the unsustainable pressure we're putting on our natural resources. And while it prompts visions of oil, fresh water, and coal, you'd be surprised at how many of our creature comfort commodities are dwindling just as quickly. [Read More]
Image of Why the world is running out of helium - Aug 2010
Why the world is running out of helium - Aug 2010
It is the second-lightest element in the Universe, has the lowest boiling-point of any gas and is commonly used through the world to inflate party balloons. But helium is also a non-renewable resource and the world's reserves of the precious gas are about to run out, a shortage that is likely to have far-reaching repercussions. [Read More]
Image of California drought: Food banks drying up, too
California drought: Food banks drying up, too
The effects of California's drought could soon hit the state's food banks, which serve 2 million of its poorest residents. Fresh produce accounts for more than half the handouts at Bay Area food banks, but with an estimated minimum of 500,000 acres to be fallowed in California, growers will have fewer fruits and vegetables to donate. [Read More]
Image of Residents furious at council proposals for bin collections just once every three weeks
Image of 38 million gallons of water dumped after teen caught urinating in city reservoir...
38 million gallons of water dumped after teen caught urinating in city reservoir...
Portland officials said Wednesday they are flushing away millions of gallons of treated water for the second time in less than three years because someone urinated into a city reservoir. In June 2011, the city drained a 7.5 million-gallon reservoir at Mount Tabor in southeast Portland. This time, 38 million gallons from a different reservoir at the same location will be discarded after a 19-yea... [Read More]
Tap of Fire: Fracking in Texas risks gas in drinking water - YouTube
A cozy countryside getaway from the city hustle - an idea ruined for some Americans by the negative effects of a fracking boom. In places like Texas the ground drilling technology has become a proven way to boost corporate profits. But as Gayane Chichyakyan finds out, its the landowners who pay the price. [Read More]