28 Jul '14, 2am

Alberta Tar Sands Have Been Leaking for Nine Weeks with No Signs of Stopping

This God-awful race to get the last bit of oil or oil-derivative (or it may be the other way around, I don’t really know) out of the earth without any regard for what the processes are doing to the environment ON earth or ABOVE it is WRONG! Instead of building pipelines across the continent to send this product to refineries in the Gulf of Mexico and from there on to China, we should be throwing all our energies and resources into CLEAN sources of power such as wind turbines and solar power. I know with automobiles comes the need for fuel, but a rail system would free up the highways of millions of autos each day as people take the train to work and then buses, mass transportation to work. Every year that rolls around there are more ‘new’ cars produced and those that are traded in, wrecked, or out of service for whatever reason fill the land here in Northeast Georgia and l...

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/alberta-tar-sands-have-been-leaking-...

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