Petrolio? No grazie. Meglio il vino Gattinara

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In Piemonte, Northern Italy,  residents of the small town of Carpignano Sesia are protesting against a new oil exploration project that could threath local water resources. The project, managed by the big national company ENI, could contaminate the precious underground water resources: a double damage since this water is used not only for human consumption, but also in the production of high quality wine. The Carpignano Sesia case is just the last episode in the big struggle against oil extraction in the area.


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