If the oil companies want to take the moral high ground, they must first acknowledge, not just the negative effects of their product, but also its enormous benefits to humans.
The Green New Deal’s goal is to move America to zero carbon emissions in 10 years.
To make earth cleaner, greener and safer, which energy sources should humanity rely on?
The values the oil companies provide far outweigh negative consequences of fossil fuel production.
Why are businesses not gearing up for the post-carbon economy?
“Mankind’s use of fossil fuels is supremely virtuous—because human life is the standard of value and because using fossil fuels transforms our environment to make it wonderful for human life.”
Fonda’s attack on the oil sands is inconsequential; Trudeau’s is evil.
Government-caused uncertainty, such as not approving pipeline construction or imposing more taxes (such as the carbon tax), discourages investment and thus prevents employment recovery.