Tag: natural gas
Due to the energy needed in the natural gas liquefaction process, LNG terminals produce an enormous amount of greenhouse gas emissions.
The Eugene city council has broken off negotiations with a major gas utility that has resisted greenhouse gas reduction targets, and has instead opted to go the route of banning new gas hookups.
Climate scientists warn that what lies ahead for all of us isn’t simply “global warming,” it’s what some call global weirding.
“Harvesting the timber was, then digging the coal was our salvation. … And then here’s the third one. We just keep doing the same thing.”
The oil and gas industry is once again trying to disrupt the renewable energy process, this time with methane-derived hydrogen.
But hurricanes aren't the only risk factor LNG export projects face; some factors imperil projects both on the Gulf Coast and away from it.
When the blindfold is taken off, the so-called bridge is likely to look more like a chasm, with clouds of dust rising from the rubble of stranded assets.
"Biden can't expect to convince Americans that he's a leader on climate if he's also cozying up to fossil fuel power players."
"We took one small industry that most people have never heard of and found that its methane emissions were three times higher than the EPA assumed was emitted by all industrial production in the United States."
Campaigners warn that the continued use and import of fracked gas “torpedoes critical climate targets and violates basic human rights.”