13 Feb '15, 10pm

Global Divestment Day: A Huge Success

Related story http://www.forbes.com/sites/kensilverstein/2015/02/12/divestment-is-an-honored-tradition-but-misguided-for-fossil-fuels/ My Comment: RE: ““Over the past two centuries, fossil fuels have liberated most of the world’s population from short, brutal lives of grinding poverty,” writes Richard Bezdek, who is president of Management Information Services and who receives financial backing by the fossil fuel industry.” What is never mentioned but should also be part of all Energy discussions is: 1) What are the negative health effects caused by using a particular type of Energy? Example: Coal clearly has caused many health related problems that are easy to “blame” on using Coal. This is far different than using Nuclear where its health problems tend to take longer to develop since they are often masked by other health issues and therefore require long term scientific ...

Full article: http://ecowatch.com/2015/02/13/global-divestment-day-huge...

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