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Fossil Fuel

A hydrocarbon deposit, such as petroleum, coal, or natural gas, derived from living matter of a previous geologic time and used for fuel.

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  • African oil and gas booms and first world rich XR calls Africans “climate criminals”
    The Red Brigade uniforms are mass produced and the same all over the world. Big finds in Mozambique, Saudi trouble, and the anti coal movement are helping African oil and gas: Why Africa’s Oil & Gas Sector Is Exploding By Tsvetana Paraskova –...
  • Why today’s renewables cannot power modern civilization
    By Dr. Lars Schernikau Dr. Lars Schernikau has founded, worked, and advised many organizations in the energy, raw material, and coal sectors in Asia, Europe, Africa and the Americas. Lars finished his PhD on the economics of energy, commodities, and the...
  • CNN: Rich People Can Save “the Planet From Climate Change” Aeuhhh???
    Guest Aeuhhh???? by David Middleton CNN: The Stupid, It Burns… How rich people could help save the planet from climate change By Stephanie Bailey, CNNUpdated 5:20 AM ET, Fri July 12, 2019 (CNN) Rich people don’t just have bigger bank balances...
  • Chevron spills 800,000 gallon of oil and water in California
    Major oil corporation Chevron spilled 800,000 gallons of crude oil and water into a dry creek in Southern California. While the spill is estimated to contain mostly water, experts estimate that between 240,000 and 265,000 gallons of crude oil were spilled—...
  • Costly wind power menaces man and nature
    The true costs of wind energy are too often (deliberately?) ignored or underestimated Dr. Jay Lehr and Tom Harris Wind energy can never replace fossil fuels, despite claims of environmentalists and advocates of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s Green New Deal...
  • Penalties for protesting pipelines increase in 15 states
    At least 15 states have passed or proposed bills that further criminalize trespassing on fossil fuel infrastructure, a trend that environmental and free speech advocates argue unnecessarily targets pipeline protesters and indigenous leaders.[...]

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