25 Sep '13, 9pm

SNAKE OIL: How #Fracking's False Promise of Plenty Imperils Our Future #STOPFracking

For related articles and more information, please visit OCA's Organic Transitions page . A FRONT-ROW SEAT AT THE PEAK OIL GAMES For the past decade I've been a participant in a high-stakes energy policy debate-writing books, giving lectures, and appearing on radio and television to point out how downright dumb it is for America to continue relying on fossil fuels. Oil, coal, and natural gas are finite and depleting, and burning them changes Earth's climate and compromises our future, so you might think that curtailing their use would be simple common sense. But there are major players in the debate who want to keep us burning more. In the past two or three years this debate has reached a significant turning point, and that's what this book is about. Evidence that climate change is real and caused by human activity has become irrefutable, and serious climate impacts (such a...

Full article: http://www.organicconsumers.org/articles/article_28348.cfm

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