Category Archives: energy

US Set to Produce Most Oil Next Decade

The reputable Global Witness web site (based in the UK) has an excellent analysis of projected oil and gas production for the next ten years which predicts that 60% of the new global oil and gas production for that period … Continue reading

Posted in Climate Change, energy, Fracking

ARE BIOFUELS WORSE FOR THE CLIMATE THAN PETROLEUM?

from Conservation Magazine September 8, 2016 Conservation This Week Biofuels have for years divided energy experts and environmentalists. Critics say that they displace farmland and cause deforestation. Proponents argue they are a green, low-carbon alternative to petroleum-based fuels. A new … Continue reading

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