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By The Time Natural Gas Has A Net Climate Benefit You’ll Likely Be Dead And The Climate Ruined

By The Time Natural Gas Has A Net Climate Benefit You’ll Likely Be Dead And The Climate Ruined | Sustain Our Earth | Scoop.it
The umpteenth study confirms that natural gas simply has no net climate benefit whatsoever in any timescale that matters to humanity. In the real world, natural gas is not a "bridge" fuel to a carbon-free economy.

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Willy De Backer's curator insight, February 24, 2014 3:37 PM

Very informative reading for all those (including Shell, of course) who claim gas is better than coal for climate policy.

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Romney's energy plan follows the money

Energy analyst Chris Nelder reviews Mitt Romney's energy plan and finds nothing but an oil and gas industry wish list.

 

How the fossil fuel industry won the energy narrative war and is now buying the next US President.. Get ready for more resource wars and climate collapse.


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Sustainability management at oil firms slippery, study finds

Sustainability management at oil firms slippery, study finds | Sustain Our Earth | Scoop.it

"A new report from oekom research, a German research firm, shows that many oil and gas companies are failing to keep up with sustainability management as they look to open up new oil reserves."

 

The only priority for fossil fuel companies are "sustainable" profits.


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Our Fossil-Fueled Future

Our Fossil-Fueled Future | Sustain Our Earth | Scoop.it
If the experts at the U.S. Department of Energy are right, the startling “new” fuels of 2040 will be oil, coal, and natural gas -- and we will find ourselves on a baking, painfully uncomfortable planet.

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Willy De Backer's curator insight, September 10, 2013 1:47 PM

Would be better to call this 'our fossil-fueled non-future' :(

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King Natural Gas

King Natural Gas | Sustain Our Earth | Scoop.it
Will cheap natural gas give us an opportunity to reduce ­emissions while inventing new technologies? Or will we simply become addicted to another fossil fuel?

 

This MIT Technology Review article on the American natural gas revolution might be a bit too optimistic about the future of gas and a bit too negative on the future of renewables, but it has some very valid arguments.


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