15 Aug '12, 4pm

Energy Security vs. Environment in Alaska: In a balancing act, the Interior Department rules out drilling in som...

Energy Security vs. Environment in Alaska: In a balancing act, the Interior Department rules out drilling in som...

Department of Interior Under an Obama administration proposal for the National Petroleum Reserve in Alaska, no drilling leases would be granted in the lined and crosshatched areas shown above. While the Marcellus Shale in New York and Pennsylvania and the Bakken Shale in North Dakota are trigger points in the world of fossil-fuel extraction these days, Alaska has been the lodestar for oil and gas development in the United States for the last half-century. And as befits a state dominated more by wild lands than humankind, it has been home to some of the fiercest political battles pitting energy interests against environmental concerns. A closer look at big issues facing the country in the 2012 Election. Economy , Planet , Security , World and Health . There is no difference this time around; the Obama administration and the Romney campaign have taken opposite sides on the i...

Full article: http://green.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/08/15/energy-security...

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ecopreneurist.com 24 Aug '12, 1pm

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