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2 Oil & Gas Groups Sue Another Colorado City Over Tight Drilling Regulations

By Stan Bush

THORNTON, Colo. (CBS4) – Two of Colorado’s top oil and gas supporters are suing the city of Thornton over new regulations.

The Colorado Oil & Gas Association and the American Petroleum Institute filed a lawsuit on Tuesday claiming rules Thornton’s City Council passed in August overreach beyond what state and federal laws have outlined for the industry. 131 more words


EPA's Scott Pruitt Announces End of Obama-Era Clean Power Plan Meant to Limit Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Clean Power Plan was designed by Obama administration to limit greenhouse gas emissions

EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt at the White House in June. PHOTO: PABLO MARTINEZ MONSIVAIS/ASSOCIATED PRESS… 775 more words

Trump’s $20 Billion/Year Welfare Check to Dirty Energy

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Millions of Americans may be struggling to pay routine household bills, but still US taxpayers are handing out a whopping $20 billion in fossil fuel subsidies a year.

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Oil edges higher above US$52 before inventory report

By Alex Lawler

LONDON — Oil rose further above US$52 a barrel on Wednesday ahead of a U.S. inventory report expected to show crude stocks dropped for a sixth week, although gains were capped by doubts about compliance with OPEC-led supply cuts. 366 more words


Video: Big Oil's "Destination Earth" (1956)

July 2017 | The Public Domain Review

Produced at the height of the Cold War, and made at the behest of the American Petroleum Institute (still the biggest lobby for the U.S. 210 more words


Downhill all the way

I’m pretty terrible at debating, but it seems to me that this quite delightful-looking bit of propaganda made by the American Petroleum Institute makes a good case for less wasteful alternative energy and ethical bioplastics. Your mileage may vary.

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