Tagged: oil industry

The Politics of Oil

The Politics of Oil

  New reserves have been discovered and new technologies have been developed making North America possibly the largest oil and gas producer on the planet. Meanwhile, new evidence is constantly emerging to emphasize the...

With Friends Like These, the Earth Needs no Enemies

With Friends Like These, the Earth Needs no Enemies

I hold the environment in such high regard that it approaches reverence. And I am grieved by the way human beings have despoiled – and are continuing to despoil – the wonderful earth that...

My Ideas for a New BP Name and Winning PR Theme

My Ideas for a New BP Name and Winning PR Theme

Like Blackwater when its dark deeds were exposed, BP will probably respond to the catastrophe it caused in the Gulf by changing its name. And it will have to shed the “go green” look....

Why Drill, Baby, Drill When There’s a Glut of Oil?

Why Drill, Baby, Drill When There’s a Glut of Oil?

The Florida Legislature, which is dominated by Republicans, recently voted to allow drilling within three miles of the state’s beaches. Gov. Charlie Crist and leaders in the state Senate have so far refused to...