Tag: fossil fuel
"Civilization requires energy, but energy use must not destroy civilization."
Despite development objectives from tribal and environmental groups, the BLM is leasing part of Emery County for fossil fuel exploration.
The U.S. spent $26 billion a year supporting fossil fuels and scored the worst in ending support for coal mining, a pet project of President Trump.
"This is Trump's energy dominance policy at work, where nothing matters except fossil-fuel interests."
“To be blunt, they’re full of it.”
The backdrop to this tension is Millennium’s impending drilling on a crossing of the Neversink River, less than a mile from a bald eagle’s nest, as part of its Eastern System Upgrade project.
Cleanup is still ongoing. So far, more than 50 large dump trucks full of soil have been removed with more to come.
“We have the titanic and beautiful task of abolishing the use of fossil fuels in our economy to make way for the use of clean and renewable energies."
Many are against the proposal to extract fossil fuel from public lands and further fuel the climate change crisis.