Rupert Murdoch, Jacob Rothschild are often partners in energy ventures in different parts of the globe. Cheney and Halliburton, Browne and BP.
If any one has the time it would be useful to look into how the same companies and group of people who seek to despoil and exploit our nation via fracking are also behind much of what is called renewable energy.
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Lord Browne was appointed a trustee of the Tate Gallery in August 2007 and chairman of the trustees in January 2009.
Tate Trustees Lord Browne (Chair), … Elisabeth Murdoch ( Red Ruperts Daughter)
Local anti-fracking campaigners have hit out at a decision by The Sun … Rupert Murdoch – has came out on the side of the fracking industry.
“I am grateful to Howard Jonas and IDT for the opportunity to invest in this important initiative,” Lord Rothschild said. “Rupert Murdoch’s extraordinary achievements speak for themselves and we are very pleased he has agreed to be our partner. Genie Energy is making good technological progress to tap the world’s substantial oil shale deposits which could transform the future prospects of Israel, the Middle East and our allies around the world.”
Rupert Murdoch is the founder, Chairman of the Board, and CEO of News Corporation, one of the world’s largest diversified media companies. News Corporation’s holdings include Fox Entertainment, The Wall Street Journal, the New York Post, HarperCollins and significant other media assets on six continents.
Other members of Genie’s Strategic Advisory Board are:
Alan K. Burnham, PhD – Chief Technology Officer, American Shale Oil, LLC.; Research scientist at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory for over 30 years;
Dick Cheney – 46th Vice President of the United States. Former President and CEO of Halliburton Company, and U.S. Secretary of Defense;
At the end of 2011, the chairman of the drilling company Cuadrilla, Lord Browne, arranged a series of meetings about fracking with senior ministers in the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC). The former chief executive of BP – who holds a formal advisory role in the Cabinet Office – is understood to have picked up the phone at his Chelsea home and called the then Energy Secretary, Chris Huhne, to raise the matter.
Spinwatch claims the Cabinet Office may have “deliberately misrepresented” the nature of commercial lobbying – and that if the Government wanted evidence of the reality of lobbying, they need only look at the Leveson Inquiry and the covert relationship between News International’s lobbyist Fred Michel and Adam Smith, the special adviser to Jeremy Hunt while he was Culture Secretary and overseeing Rupert Murdoch’s BSkyB bid.