31 May '14, 9pm

Why we need a carbon tax: Chevron and BP are pulling out of #wind and #solar #climate via @gri…

Why we need a carbon tax: Chevron and BP are pulling out of #wind and #solar #climate via @gri…

Roo Reynolds | futureatlas.com Beyond Petroleum? More like Bake the Planet. BP and Chevron, two of the corporations that are doing the most to toast the climate, bleat at us in costly advertisements about their meager efforts to harness renewable energy. But now even their modest renewables programs are being quietly dismantled. “Renewable energy is vital to our planet,” Chevron helpfully reminded us in one of its insincere “We Agree” ads . “At Chevron, we’re investing millions in solar and biofuel technologies.” (Millions! From a company that made $21.4 billion in profits last year.) Beyond the marketing hype, here’s an injection of reality from Bloomberg’s Businessweek : In January, employees of Chevron’s renewable power group, whose mission was to launch large, profitable clean-energy projects, dined at San Francisco’s trendy Sens restaurant as managers applauded them f...

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