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Canadas Tar Sands

Is Canada a Foreign Country?

Carl Pope | Posted 12.18.2012 | Green
Carl Pope

Tuesday night's exchanges on energy between President Obama and Governor Romney never touched on that point -- but its oddly crucial in understanding the Romney "energy independence for North America" plan.

DK Matai | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
DK Matai

Editor's Note: This post has been removed from the Huffington Post....

The Attempted Corporate Greenwash of Canada's Dirty Tar Sands

Erich Pica | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Erich Pica

The ad presents an image of the tar sands that looks more like a scene from The Sound of Music than the environmental crime scene that big oil corporations are actually perpetrating.

President Obama: Don't Give Canadian Tar Sands a Free Climate Pass

Frances Beinecke | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Frances Beinecke

Tomorrow President Obama is traveling to Canada. Prime Minister Harper wants to discuss giving Canada's dirty tar sands fuel a pass from greenhouse gas limits.

Oil's Big Dirty Secret as Producers Rake in Hundreds of Billions

Raymond J. Learsy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Raymond J. Learsy

Were we to learn that the supply of oil is limitless, the emperor's clothes would evaporate and the price of oil would collapse.