Issue: Oil and GasRSS

gas_price
(06/19/07) -

Gas Prices Cause Distress, Say Americans

(Angus Reid Global Monitor) – Many people in the United States say fuel costs have negatively affected them and their families, according to a poll by the Quinnipiac University Polling Institute. 73 per cent of respondents say the rising price of gasoline has been a very or somewhat serious problem.

gas
(06/15/07) -

U.S. Blames Oil Industry for Gas Prices

(Angus Reid Global Monitor) – Many people in the United States believe oil companies are responsible for a constant hike in gasoline prices, according to a poll by Bloomberg and the Los Angeles Times. 38 per cent of respondents blame the domestic oil industry’s greed for rising costs.

arp_env_polar
(06/12/07) -

Canadians Reject Harper’s Climate Change Targets

(Angus Reid Global Monitor) – Many adults in Canada disagree with one of their federal administration’s ideas to fight global warming, according to a poll by Angus Reid Strategies. 60 per cent of respondents reject the government’s proposal of intensity-based targets.

gas_price
(06/06/07) -

U.S. Blames Greedy Companies for Gas Prices

(Angus Reid Global Monitor) – Many people in the United States believe high fuel prices are mainly due to private enterprises manipulating the market, according to a poll by Gallup published in USA Today. 34 per cent of respondents think greedy oil and gas companies are gouging the public.

gas
(05/31/07) -

Americans Expect Trouble with Gas Prices

(Angus Reid Global Monitor) – Many adults in the United States believe higher fuel costs will become a severe problem, according to a poll by Ipsos-Public Affairs released by the Associated Press. 68 per cent of respondents expect increases in the price of gasoline to cause financial hardship.

gas_price
(05/30/07) -

Gas Price Worries Subside for Americans

(Angus Reid Global Monitor) – Fewer adults in the United States say they have been negatively affected by higher fuel prices, according to a poll by ICR released by the Washington Post and ABC News. 27 per cent of respondents say the gas price hike has caused a serious financial hardship in their household, down nine points since April.

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(05/26/07) -

Ukrainians Fear Bloodshed, Anarchy

(Angus Reid Global Monitor) – Many people in Ukraine fear the current political crisis could lead to a deeper national turmoil, according to a poll by Kiev Gorshenin Institute of Management Issues. 57 per cent of respondents are afraid the conflict could bring violence, disorder and bloodshed.

bolivia_people
(05/25/07) -

Bolivians Support Nationalization Policies

(Angus Reid Global Monitor) – A vast majority of people in Bolivia are in favour of governmental policies seeking to take companies into the public sector, according to a poll by Captura Consulting SRL published in El Deber. 73.6 per cent of respondents support the current administration’s nationalization drive.

diplomacy_handshake
(05/23/07) -

Americans See Iran, North Korea as Enemies

(Angus Reid Global Monitor) – Many people in the United States hold a negative view of two countries, according to a poll by Opinion Research Corporation released by CNN. 82 per cent of respondents believe Iran is either unfriendly or an enemy of the U.S., while 73 per cent feel the same way about North Korea.

energy_bulb
(05/07/07) -

Americans Assess New Energy Sources

(Angus Reid Global Monitor) – A vast majority of people in the Unites States would support the use of renewable energy sources, according to a poll by the New York Times and CBS News. 87 per cent of respondents think using solar and wind power is a good idea.