“We Own the Wind, the Sun, the Water: Their fuel cost is zero.
They make us energy secure and independent.”
Dr. Anthony Ingraffia
We have all seen them, the commercials that are as ubiquitous as political ads before an election. They tout “clean” and “safe” natural gas. They show smiling engineers in front of green fields, and of all things a solar array. We are told that hundreds of thousands of jobs are “created” by oil & gas extraction. We are assured our environment is their top priority. We are told the oil & gas industry is working on ensuring we are energy independent and our national security depends on them. Wow, that sounds amazing doesn’t it? “Clean” and “safe” energy for everybody? Sign me up!
The trouble with those statements is this, they are all lies.
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